|RPDC Night @ The Duck Pond|
Come join us for an upcoming event!
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Non-members invited to join us! Pints & Politics is almost always the first Tuesday of the month - except elections & holidays - and admission is free.
Fun, informal, meet the right-minded people, enjoy delicious food, refreshments, as well as wonderful speakers in a relaxed setting.
- “Pints & Politics” meetings at Dane County restaurants does not imply endorsement or non-endorsement by restaurant owners, management, or the Republican Party of Dane County (RPDC). We do appreciate them opening their doors for us.
To participate you must be a member in good standing prior to January 23rd, 2019. Renew online at www.danegop.org/joinrpdc. This year we will be having elections for Officers and Assembly District Chairs.
Save the Date! We're back at the Monona Terrace this year on March 2nd! Contact us at Grabins@tds.net or 608-335-3646 if you're interested in being a table host or sponsor ($500 / $1000) for the event. You can also sponsor a 1/2 table for $275.00 (4 seats)
Cocktail Hour 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Program 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Confirmed speakers: State Senator Patrick Testin, senate district 24 (Stevens Point), US House Representative, Sean Duffy, former senate candidate Kevin Nicholson. Additional speakers are invited, not yet confirmed.
State Senator Kathy Bernier will discuss Wisconsin election laws:
* In-person absentee voting and the statewide disparity
in the amount of time to vote at your local clerk's office
* Same-day registration and opportunities for fraud
* Where should college students vote - at school or resident state
* What to do if voter fraud is detected and how to report it
State Senator Kathy Bernier is a lifelong Chippewa Valley resident. She put herself through college later in life as the working mother of three children and has been devoted to public service ever since. Kathy has served as both county clerk and a village trustee. In 2010 she ran for and won the highly competitive 68th Assembly District by 92 votes. She has increased her margin in every election since, and in 2018 was elected to serve as State Senator for the 23rd District.
Senator Kathy Bernier:
Chairs the Elections, Ethics and Rural Issues Committee
Vice-chair of the Local Government, Small Business, Tourism and Workforce Committees
Member of the Education and the Agriculture, Revenue and Financial Institutions Committees
Served on the board of directors for the National Foundation for Women Legislators,
Member of Wisconsin Women in Government among many other public service organizations.