2008 State Convention / Nominating Caucus - Announcement and Invitation

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Please join us for the 2008 State Convention and Nominating Caucus of the Reform Party of Kansas!

Where: Puffy's Steak and Ice House
215 Main St.
Maple Hill, KS  66507-9400
Maps: Google Maps - Mapquest
When: Saturday, May 31st, 2008
10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Hour Lunch Break around Noon
RSVP: rsvp@votekansas.org

Tentative Agenda:

10:00 AM Meeting Start
Credentialing Contact us soon to expedite this.
Pledge / Invocation
Approve Minutes of June 2007 State Convention
Chairman's Report
Treasurer's Report
10:40 AM Open Nominations for Party Officers:

  • State Chairman
  • State Treasurer
  • 1st Congressional District Executive Committee Member
  • 3rd Congressional District Executive Committee Member

Open Nominations for 2008 Reform Party of Kansas Candidates
Open Nominations for 2008 Reform Party USA Delegates

11:00 AM Discuss Draft Letter to Secretary of State

  • Handouts
    • Draft Letter
    • Correspondence between Mike Wilson and Secretary of State's Office
11:40 AM Discuss Preference of 2008 Presidential Candidate
Noon  Lunch
1:00 PM Discuss Candidates and Issues for 2008 Elections

  • U.S. Senate - $20.00 fee
    • Only State-Wide Candidate in 2008
    • Issues
      • Stop Amnesty/Pardon for Illegal Aliens
      • Secure America's Borders
      • Stop the North American Union / Security and Prosperity Partnership / National (REAL) ID Card / National Animal ID (NAIS) System
      • Verifiable, Hand-Counted, Paper Ballots!
  • U.S. Congress - $20.00 fee
    • Candidates for all Four Districts!
    • Issues
      • Eminent Domain and Judicial Activism (Restore the 5th Amendment against Kelo v. New London)
      • Jobs, Sovereignty, Agriculture, Value-Added Industry, Illegal Aliens, and Other Victims of "Free" Trade (Repeal NAFTA, GATT, CAFTA; stop FTAA, NAU, SPP; get US out of the UN and WTO)
      • Taxes: Education and Other (thankfully!) Unfunded Mandates
      • Verifiable Elections (Every Vote Counts, and Every Vote Must be Countable!)
      • Stop the National Animal Identification (NAIS) System! (Say "No" to the RF-ID Mark of the Beasts!)
      • Energy: Domestic Oil Production, New Refineries, Alternatives to Petroleum
      • Repeal the National ID Card (abuse of our State Driver's Licenses by the REAL ID Act)!
      • Allow people to use their own land!  Require the EPA and other agencies to respect our Constitutionally protected Rights!  Take our country's lands back from the UN and other foreign interests.
      • Restore the Protective Tariffs that our Constitution wisely provided to protect our businesses!  Lower all other taxes as much as possible!
  • Kansas State Senators and Representatives - $55.00 fee
    • Eminent Domain and Judicial Activism (Prevent rich developers and local politicians from stealing our property!)
    • Stop the National Animal Identification (NAIS) System! (Say "No" to the RF-ID Mark of the Beasts!)
    • Resist the National ID Card (abuse of our State Driver's Licenses by the REAL ID Act)! (17 States have done it, and 20 are doing it! Why not Kansas?!  http://LegislatorsAgainstRealID.com/)
    • Stop the Criminal Tolerance of Illegal Aliens and the Companies that hire them.
    • Stop cooperating with the Federal entanglements that deprive Kansans from using their land in the way they see fit!
    • Lower the Tax Burden on Kansans and Small Businesses!  Demand Fiscal Responsibility!  Kansas Residents cannot demand supplemental money from their neighbors!  Why does the State presume to enjoy that luxury?!
  • County Commissioner Issues - $35.00 fee
    • Honest, Verifiable Elections with Paper Ballots!  A 6th Grader can count paper ballots!  Nobody can ever prove to the public that a computer-tabulated count of votes is accurate and tamper-free!
    • Emphasize the need for Local Law-Enforcement to be Neighborly and Helpful.  Resist the encroaching Police State.  Insist upon the preservation of Posse Comitatus and Private Property.
    • Contain Expenses.  Keep property taxes low.
  • State Board of Education - $55.00 fee
2:00 PM Encouraging Participation / Effective Committee Organization / Regional Coordinators
2:30 PM Strategies and Planning for Reform Candidate Races
3:00 PM Discuss Phone Bank and Other Ideas Using Available Technology
3:40 PM Vote on Candidates and Party Officers
4:00 PM Adjourn
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