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

SAVE THE DATE: The Illinois Republican Party Convention will be in Peoria from June 11, 2020 to June 13, 2020.
See calendar for details on the above and more events: http://willcountyrepublicans.org/calendar

Committee Meeting

The Will County Republican Central Committee monthly meetingsl on March 19, 2020 is CANCELLED.   

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