WCRCC Agenda


Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Will County Central Committee Office, 21109 Division St. Crest Hill, IL 60403 7:30 PM

7:00 PM Meet & Greet / 7:30 PM GENERAL MEETING


Joe Kral – Vice Chair

1. Call to order. Pledge of Allegiance.

2. Roll Call – Township Attendance – Judy Wooten – Secretary

3. Recognizing first-time guests to our monthly meeting.

4. Brief Announcements - Events, Candidates 1 min updates only, etc.

5. Guest Speaker – Mark Curran, former Lake County Sheriff & US Senate Candidate

6. Legislative & County Board Updates

George L. Pearson – Chairman


· General consent to accept Treasurer’s Reports for: October 2019

· Approval of Minutes for: October 2019

· Staying Up-To-Date on current affairs/sources – Pete Delaney, Executive Director WCRCC – New Campaign Offices in Crest Hill and Mokena

· Secretary Report – Judy Wooten

· Treasurer Report – Steve Weber


· Hosting WCRCC Meetings at other locations

o Our new location 21109 Division St. Crest Hill, IL. 60403

· Will County – 307 Precincts – 154 filed down from 231

o 448,528 Registered Voters 01/16/2020 up from 440,623 in June

o Poll watchers / Election Judges

o Moving Forward – Plan lock step messaging, campaigning, fundraising, & fun-raisers


· Chairman’s Report –

o Cultural war

§ In our schools & society

o Motion to move our meeting start times:

§ 6:30 p.m. Meet & Greet 7 p.m. General Meeting

Motion to move forward with Lincoln Day Dinner Celebration

§ February 02, 2020 02/20/2020

§ 23,000 mailers –

§ 7000 robocalls

§ Food & coffee included

§ Table booths for Townships and candidates

New ILLINOIS GOP WEBSITE; DemCorruption.com

Supporting all our Republican candidates / Candidate Support Committee

§ Donald J. Trump #45, President of these United States!

§ Nick Ficarello – County Executive

§ - States Attorney

§ Kris O’Connor “KO” – Auditor

§ Gretchen Fritz (County Board Dist 5 member)- Recorder of Deeds

§ Jim Piacentini (Crete Twnshp Trustee Firefighter Chgo Fire Extra) – Coroner vs Laurie Sommers (former CB 1)

§ Raquel Mitchell Slated in the 3rd CB Dist.

§ Kelly Dettlaff CB Dist 1 (vacated by Laurie Summers – running for Coroner after resigning to take the Dep. Coroner’s position. Eastern Will (Judy Ogalla holds one seat – this could be a gain!)

§ County Board District 8…

§ Gloria Dollinger is not seeking re-election in CB Dist. 10 – Joliet. We need TWO good candidates! Otherwise we lose one seat…

§ Ray Tuminello and Tom Weigel in CB Dist 12 (Frankfort/Mokena/New Lenox/Green Garden) Must hold! Two extreme leftists

§ Debbie Kraulidis and Gerald Smith Running in CB Dist 13 (Plainfield) We could pick up one if we work Plainfield correctly with McCullagh and Batinick!

US Senate Candidates –

· Peggy Hubbard (Walkaway Democrat with several inconsistencies about her support of President Trump)

· Dr. Robert Marshall (Democrat supporting Trump)

· Dr. Tom Tarter (States he supports some of President Trump’s policies but also supports keeping Obamacare and tweaking it)

· Mark Curran (former Lake County Sheriff – Anti-Trump Video supported Releasing illegals from county lockup and sanctuary guidelines) Has new video out with his support of President Trump. Also has Curran’s stance on immigration along with 3 other items.

US Congressional Candidates:

· 1st CD – Jimmy Lee Tilman, Philanise White or Lynn Flaco (vs. Bobby Rush or Robert Emmons)

· 2nd CD –Theresa Raborn (17th CD) (vs. Robin Kelly or Marcus Lewis)

· 3rd CD – Mike Fricilone (vs. Dan Lipinski or Marie Newman)

· 11th CD – Rick Laib, Krishna Bansal (vs. Bill Foster or Raquel Vantura)

· 14th CD – Ted Gradel, Jim Oberweis, James Marter, Sue Rezin, (vs. Lauren Underwood) Catalina Lauf

· 16th CD – Adam Kinzinger R (Incumbent)

State Senate

· August “Augie” Deuser attempting a write-in – (vs. Hastings D-19th)

· Dr. Eric Wallace, Ph.D vs. Laurie Wilcox (Bloom Dem Twnshp Chair or her 7 Challengers (Dem Party Fight) for State Senate Dist.40th

· Ben Bierly vs. John Connor for Senate Dist. 43rd

· Tom McCullagh vs. Larry Hug for Senate Dist.49th or his two challengers

State Reps

· - vs. (Thaddeus Jones 29th)

· Justin Bakker? – (vs. Nick Smith D-34th)

· “Margo McDermed” R-37th – Tim Ozinga vs Michelle Fadeley- Extreme leftist

· McStephen “Max” Solomon (vs. Debbie Meyers-Martin D- 38th)

· Open vs. Anthony DeLuca 80th State Rep.

· Ron Doweidt vs ?? vacant 85th Dist.

· Five Republican Judges Requiring Retention!



* NEXT MONTHLY MEETING: February 20, 2020

Lincoln Day Dinner Keynote Speaker:

Kelly Shackelford, Es q.

First Liberty Institute

With a Benediction from former US NAVY Chaplin Wes Modder (Orland Hills)

Renaissance Center of Joliet

214 N. Ottawa Street Joliet, IL 60432

VIP 5:30 P.M.

Event: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

State Representative Mark Batinick invites you to his 50th Birthday Party Fundraiser on February 24, 2020 from 5:30 p.m to 7:30 p.m. at the  Warehouse:109, 14903 S. Center Street, Plainfield, Illinois for only $50 per person.
See calendar for details on the above and more events: http://willcountyrepublicans.org/calendar

Committee Meeting

The Will County Republican Central Committee monthly meetings are open to the public on the third Thursday of almost every month.  The public is invited to come meet the elected officials, candidates, and join in the conversation about politics and elections.  The next Will County Republian Central Committee meeting will on March 19, 2020 at our WCRCC / LTRO Headquarters, 21109 Division St., Crest Hill, Illinois, with a Meet and Greet starting at 7:00 p.m. and the business meeting starting at 7:30 p.m.   

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