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Ila Campbell Tells Republican Women of Leftist Activity in Fayetteville Public Schools

Ila Campbell Tells Republican Women of Leftist Activity in Fayetteville Public Schools

Ila Campbell spoke on critical race theory and other Marxist ideas in the Fayetteville school district at the September 28 meeting of the Washington County Republican Women. She won a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the district allowing her to review documents showing the district using the schools to promote so-called social justice, transgenderism, the historian-debunked 1619 Project on American racism, and Islam (while prohibiting Christmas decorations). Similar concepts are coming to other school...

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Reclaim the Republican Legacy, Allen West Tells Washington County Lincoln Day Dinner

Characteristics of Communism are invading the United States, Allen West, chairman of the Texas Republican Party and retired Army lieutenant colonel, told attendees  at the Washington County “Night on the Town” Lincoln Day Dinner at Northwest Arkansas Embassy Suites in Rogers on June 26. The Republican Party needs to push against those Communist characteristics, which he said he witnessed firsthand while in East Germany when he was in the Army.  Those characteristics “are here now,”...

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State Republican Committee Passes Washington County-originated Hate Crime Resolution

Members of the Arkansas Republican State Committee passed a resolution at their June 5 meeting in Benton opposing hate crime legislation in Arkansas.  The resolution was similar to a resolution passed November 17, 2020, by the Washington County Republican Committee.  A watered down hate crime bill had been passed in the 2021 legislative session and advocates for hate crime legislation say a stronger bill will be introduced in 2022, according to the Arkansas Family Council.

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Conduit for Action's Tyler Beaver Cites "Fairly Positive" Legislative Session

Conduit for Action's Tyler Beaver Cites "Fairly Positive" Legislative Session

The 2021 legislative session was “fairly positive” for economic conservatives, Tyler Beaver, executive director of Washington County-based Conduit for Action, told the June 15 meeting of the Washington County Republican Committee. Most of the legislature’s focus was on social and election integrity bills, he said.  Beaver is also second vice-chair of the Washington County Republican Committee.

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Family Council's Ken Yang speaks at May meeting

Family Council's Ken Yang speaks at May meeting

Ken Yang of Arkansas Family Council spoke to the May 18 Washington County Republican meeting at the Apollo Theater in Springdale.  He said the recent state legislative session was a great one for conservative values.  

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