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  • Senator Rose Unveils "Fund the Police Act"

    Posted by · October 13, 2021 4:00 PM

    State Sen. Chapin Rose is pushing The Fund the Police Act in the face of what he sees as rising violent crime rates across the downstate area.

    "Downstate communities, including Champaign and Decatur, are experiencing unprecedented levels of violent crime,” Rose said in a post to his website. “The Fund the Police Act will put resources where they are needed most: getting more boots on the ground to fight violent crime, funding police training, incentivizing the hiring and retention of police officers, helping to offset local governments’ police overtime costs and helping to tackle mental health issues, which contribute to the overall problem.”

     

     

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  • Join In! Local GOP Groups offer networking, education and volunteer opportunities.

    Posted by · October 13, 2021 3:54 PM

    The CCGOP has several sub groups who meet monthly to discuss issues, plan activities and enjoy fellowship with like-minded individuals. These include the Republican Women’s Group (RWCC), the Active Senior Republicans (ASR) and the Young Republicans (YR). Look here for meeting and event dates.

     

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  • Join us for An Evening With the Candidates

    Posted by · October 13, 2021 3:51 PM

    Exciting things are happening in the Champaign County Republican Party! Don't miss your opportunity to meet these Republican gubernatorial and senatorial candidates all in one place! 

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  • Support Your County Board and Make a Difference!

    Posted by · October 13, 2021 3:50 PM

    The Republican members of the County Board members are working hard for our community. While they are outnumbered 14 to 8, they are a strong, dedicated group who care deeply about the many issues facing our county.

     

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  • Gubernatorial Candidate Gary Rabine Visits Champaign County

    Posted by · September 29, 2021 3:57 PM

    Gary Rabine visited Rantoul for breakfast on September 24th at the Red Wheel Restaurant. Gary is a Conservative businessman from Schaumburg, IL running for Governor in 2022. Gary's campaign slogan is #PavingTheWayToStay

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  • Active Senior Republicans September 2021 Meeting

    Posted by · September 14, 2021 8:43 PM

    State Senator Chapin Rose (51stDist.), who was called to Springfield for the Democrat caucus on the energy/climate bill, introduced our speakers—State Rep. Chris Miller (110th Dist.) and State Rep. Adam Niemberg (109th Dist.)—who might represent parts of Champaign County under the new map.

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  • Fall Festival: Fun for all!

    Posted by · September 14, 2021 8:03 PM

    The 2021 GOP Fall Festival held on September 12 at Frasca Field in Urbana was a big hit for local Republicans.

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  • Executive Director Hiring Announcement

    Posted by · September 03, 2021 5:00 PM

    Chairman Dee Shonkwiler announces the hiring of an Executive Director for the Champaign County Republican Party:

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  • Young Republicans Events Draw Speakers & Crowds

    Posted by · September 01, 2021 8:00 PM

    The YRs (Young Republicans) had great attendance at their August happy hour at the Philo Tavern. Judge Limentato shared updates from his campaign while State Representative Dan Caulkins (IL 101 District) spoke about the latest news from Springfield, including a status update on the remapping process. 

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  • Republican Women’s Group: Engaged and Active!

    Posted by · August 30, 2021 7:35 PM

    The Champaign County Republican Women’s Group (RWCC) is growing and active! The group has added many new members this past year and has joined Illinois Federation of Republican Women and National Federation of Republican Women which allows us to participate in additional events and have access to additional resources, information and participate in events on the state and national level.

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