Author: CobbGOP2017

Chairman Shepherd’s Letter to the Editor Regarding March 24 School Walk-outs

[LETTERS] Chairman Jason Shepherd has submitted the following Letter to the Editor of the Marietta Daily Journal: Dear Editor: Regarding your Feb 28 article, “Cobb schools to curb student protests”, I was surprised to see the Superintendent of Marietta City Schools, Dr. Grant Rivera, give a hall pass to the students who plan a walk-out…

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Protecting the Four Freedoms with the Fifth

by CHAIRMAN JASON SHEPHERD 75 years ago last Tuesday, on February 20, 1943, during the height of World War II, Norman Rockwell’s first of his four painting representing the Four Freedoms debuted on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post. That first painting, “Freedom of Speech” is one of the most iconic images of the…

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View Chairman Shepherd’s Interview on WXIA Regarding Delta and the NRA

 No discount, no tax break: Former Ga. senator upset over Delta’s NRA decision A decision by Delta to end discounted rates for the National Rifle Association comes at a critical time when the airline giant is up for a big jet fuel tax break in Georgia. Could it change the minds of legislators? Author: Natisha…

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Delta’s NRA move could put airline tax break in Georgia at risk

Political Insider An AJC blog about Atlanta politics, Georgia politics, Georgia and metro Atlanta election campaigns. Because all politics is local. By Greg Bluestein Some conservatives say the airline’s decision should ground a lucrative sales tax exemption on jet fuel 21h ago, February 24, 2018 Delta’s decision to sever marketing ties with the National Rifle Association on Saturday…

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2018 Candidate Qualifying Information

Overview: For those seeking inclusion on the Republican primary ballot for the elections on May 22, 2018, the Cobb County Republican Party is holding Candidate Qualifying for partisan county offices at the headquarters located at 799 Roswell Street, Marietta, Georgia, 30060. Dates/Hours: The following dates and hours are recognized for qualifying: + Monday, March 5 from 9 a.m….

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Republican Candidates Qualify for Senate District 6 Special Election

The following Republicans have qualified for the Nov. 7 special election for State Senate District 6: CHARLIE FIVEASH PO BOX 725148 ATLANTA GA 31139 E-mail: charlie@charliefiveash.com PARTY: REPUBLICAN INCUMBENT: NO OCCUPATION: COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE QUALIFIED DATE: 09/14/2017 WEBSITE: www.charliefiveash.com KATHY EICHENBLATT 3455 PEACHTREE ROAD NE SUITE 584 ATLANTA GA 30326 E-mail: kathyingeorgia@gmail.com PARTY: REPUBLICAN INCUMBENT: NO OCCUPATION: COO SMART…

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Cobb GOP to Serve Community Through ‘Republican Hands’

Marietta, GA (August 4, 2017) –  Saturday at the Cobb County Republican Party Monthly Breakfast, Chairman Jason Shepherd will kick-off a new initiative focused on the needs in our Cobb County community. The program called “Republican Hands” will support the core Republican principle that government should be smaller not larger, and it is up to the individuals…

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Donna Rowe to Host May 3 Reception for Kay Kirkpatrick

You are cordially invited to a Meet & Greet Wine and Cheese Reception honoring KAY KIRKPATRICK, M.D. Republican Candidate – State Senate District 32 Wednesday, May 3, 2017 6:00 – 8:00 p.pm. at the home of Donna Rowe 45 Stonington Place Marietta, GA 30068 RSVP to 678-631-1414