GOP Rally — Keep Navarro County and Texas RED

Saturday October 6, 2018 Join the Republican Party of Navarro County for our “GOP Rally – Keep Navarro County and Texas RED” on Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Republican Headquarters, 111-B West Third Avenue in downtown Corsicana.  Meet your GOP candidates! We will have FREE BBQ and beverages! Republican U.S. Representative District 6 candidate Ron Wright, Republican Texas State Representative District 8 candidate Cody Harris, and several Navarro County elected officials will be present to talk about why it is crucial for a Republican turnout for the upcoming General Election on November 6, […]

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Kerens Cotton Harvest Festival Republican Booth

Saturday, October 20, 2018 The Kerens Cotton Harvest Festival is the second largest festival in Navarro County. It relives the excitement of those cotton picking days long ago, when the cotton crop was the main source of income, and hard working farmers & their employees came to town on fall Saturdays with money in their pockets.  Now, the red brick main street once again comes alive with some of the old folks, some new folks, some city folks, but all folks looking to have a good time. The Republican Party of Navarro County is sponsoring a booth at the Cotton […]

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U.S. Senator Ted Cruz Urges Voter Turnout

By Mark Archibald — Corsicana Daily Sun August 29, 2018 The question of who will hold majority control in the United States Senate is one of the most closely watched aspects of the November midterm elections.  Voter turnout is the key in deciding who will represent Texas.  Incumbent Senator Republican Ted Cruz and his challenger, El Paso Democrat Beto O’Rourke, both recently had campaign events in Corsicana. Cruz met with a room full of supporters during a campaign stop at the Across The Street Diner Monday August 27.  He touted Republican successes over the last two years in his remarks. […]

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U.S. Senator Ted Cruz Comes To Corsicana

August 27, 2018 By Steve Jessup U.S. Senator Ted Cruz stopped in Corsicana on Monday afternoon August 27 at ‘Across The Street Bistro’ in Corsicana on his campaign between Dallas and Houston.  He quickly reviewed four remarkable conservative legislation accomplishments of the U.S. Senate and President Donald Trump: Tax Cuts Regulatory pulled back Obamacare individual mandate repealed Appointment of U.S. Supreme Court justices. Any one of these accomplishments would be remarkable, demonstrating ‘Anything Is Possible.’ The 2018 Tax Reform Bill, signed December 22, 2017, is the largest tax cut in a generation was passed.  The child tax credit was doubled […]

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Brent Thompson Bronze Closer to Completion

By Deanna Kirk — Corsicana Daily Sun August 25, 2018   The bronze sculpture of Corsicana’s son DART Officer Brent Thompson is progressing, and another push will be made to raise funds for the project at the Aggie Steak Cookoff Saturday at the IOOF Event Center. The Navarro County A&M Club representative Mark Watson reported at the the most recent meeting of the Brent Thompson Memorial Bronze statue committee that they are accepting some sports items from Texas A&M University such as helmets, signed footballs, etc. to be auctioned off at the Aggie Steak dinner.  “The Navarro Community Foundation will […]

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Texas Strong

August 25, 2018 One year ago today, Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas. Landing as a category 4 hurricane, Harvey dropped a staggering 27 trillion gallons of rain on Texas and caused an estimated $125 billion in damage.  But in the Texas spirit, Texans immediately got to work helping one another. We recognize all of those who were affected by the destructive storm and the countless men and women who courageously lent a helping hand to their fellow Texans.  Through these incredible efforts and the steadfast leadership of Governor Greg Abbott and many other state & local officials, the Texas […]

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Journey to Hurricane Harvey Recovery

August 25, 2018 Today we remember those affected by Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath. One year ago, this unprecedented natural disaster brought wit it harrowing stories and images of turbulent wind, rain, and rising floodwaters.  But despite facing these innumerable challenges, Texans were resilient.  We saw incredible stories of Texans helping Texans, aiding their friends, neighbors, and even complete strangers. That’s just what Texans do.  We know there’s no earthly force more powerful than Texans responding to adversity.  These events could have ripped us apart.  Instead, they brought us together.  In times of tragedy, Texans unite. I am continually inspired […]

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O’Rourke Takes a Knee and Rejects American Values

By Sam Pohl — Republican Party of Texas Communications Coordinator August 22, 2018   AUSTIN — Candidate for U.S. Senate, Francis “Beto” O’Rourke stated that he believes that there is  “. . . nothing more American . . .” than kneeling during the National Anthem.  Republican Party of Texas Chairman James Dickey commented: “Robert ‘Beto’ O’Rourke’s perception of what is ‘American’ is utterly flawed.  Comments like this are a slap in the face to every man and woman who has ever served our nation and put their lives on the line to defend American values.  This further demonstrates his failure […]

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Francis “Beto” O’Rourke Keeps Company With Criminals in TV Ad

By Sam Pohl — Republican Party of Texas Communications Coordinator August 16, 2018   AUSTIN — In his new TV ad, Francis “Beto” O’Rourke spent expensive media time proudly highlighting a campaign stop with convicted Democrat Ron Reynolds HD27 (D-Missouri City).  Reynolds’ image is the most dominant in that shot. “You can tell a lot about a candidate by the company he keeps.  Francis “Beto” O’Rourke has decided not just to be in the company of criminals, but to highlight that in this latest campaign commercial.  Sadly, it’s just another day on the trail for Texas Democrats,” said RPT Chairman […]

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U.S. GDP Hits 4.1% in Q2 of 2018

By Sam Pohl — Republican Party of Texas Communications Coordinator July 27, 2018   AUSTIN — This morning, the U.S. Commerce Department revealed a 4.1% expansion of the U.S. economy for the second quarter of 2018.  This is the highest level of growth in almost four years.  RPT Chairman James Dickey had this to say: “America, and Texas, are back in business.  We are seeing staggering growth and job creation everywhere.  Our nation, just like the Lone Star State, is benefiting from Republican leadership who advocate for free market principles which translate into economic success,” said Dickey.  “This strong growth […]

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