RCAC Weekly Newsletter
Make America Great Again: National Day of Training August 13

Help Make America Great Again by getting involved with your local neighborhood team and GOP. Our efforts will help us turn PA RED in November. This day will be devoted to using our new door to door technology (different than what you had previously used) and talking to voters. Your efforts will make the difference here in Pennsylvania. 

WHEN:   Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

WHERE: RCAC Office,   100 Fleet St - Suite 205, Pittsburgh, PA 15220

CONTACT: Amanda Boris, aboris@pagop.org, 724-288-2875
Mt. Lebanon Council of Republican Women Wine and Ice Cream Garden Party August 17

Ross Republican Picnic August 23

Young Republicans vs Young Democrats Paintball Battle August 28

Plum & Penn Hills Republican Committees Golf Event October 1
Volunteers Needed
We would love for you to come and volunteer!
  • Phone banking
  • Literature drops
  • Stuffing envelopes
  • Door to door with our representatives
PA GOP is starting to knock on doors for the Toomey and Trump campaigns. It is a great way to get involved this summer. Recent polling has shown a tight race in Pennsylvania; we can be the tipping point.

If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering, please contact Amanda Boris at aboris@pagop.org or 724-288-2875  
Inform RCAC of Upcoming Events
Between now and the fall General Election, there will be many community events such as parades, community days, and festivals happening thorough out Allegheny County.   RCAC would like to partner with the local committees, and candidate campaigns in ensuring a presence at these events.  We believe this is an excellent opportunity to recruit volunteers and committee members, distribute candidate information, and register individuals to vote. If you are aware of any upcoming events, please email the details to John Schnaedter at Director@rcac.net.
Republican Committee of Allegheny County Internship
Location: Green Tree, PA
Position: Part Time / Unpaid. Compensation is available for travel.  
The Republican Committee of Allegheny County is currently looking for motivated, politically interested individuals for internships. Initially, the position will require 15-20 hours a week. Certain weeks will require more time than others, depending on the political schedule. This is a great opportunity to build valuable campaign experience and establish long lasting relationships in the world of Pennsylvania politics. 

 Duties will include:
  • Coordinating events
  • Voter Contact / community outreach
  • Attending local events
  • Assisting office and campaigns
  • Research
  • Social media
  • General office tasks

Please email your resume to:

John Schnaedter

Executive Director

Info@rcac.net 

Words of Wisdom

" We know that in government bad ideas live forever. That's exactly why government should never act as an investor or a savior. Business sectors and economies don't grow if the laggards are given a lifelong lifeline. Lest we forget, Silicon Valley's wealth is not a function of all of its businesses succeeding. It thrives precisely because most of its start-ups fail."  

- John Tamny from "Who Needs the Fed?"  

Trivia Question

What GOP Senator blasted the White House on August 3 after the Wall Street Journal reported that the Obama administration sent $400 million in cash to Iran that coincided roughly with the release of four detained Americans?
 
A. Senator Marco Rubio of Florida
B. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas
C. Senator John Thune of South Dakota
D. Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania
RCAC Needs Your Support
RCAC is the voice of the Republican Party in Allegheny County providing guidance and support to candidates and volunteers. RCAC maintains an office space and staff year-round. Our goals include increasing the registration of Republican voters and assist in electing Republicans to office. To donate please click on the "Donate" button on the top menu bar at our web site at www.rcac.net or make out a check to "RCAC" and send to Republican Committee of Allegheny County, 100 Fleet Street Suite 205, Pittsburgh, PA 15220.  We would encourage all Republicans to please consider assisting us with financial support.  
  
Where Do Your Dollars Go?
  • Cost and maintenance of the RCAC Headquarters office
  • Technology: Phones, Computers, Website, Facebook outreach
  • Education & Services to Voters and Candidates
  • Training for Candidates and volunteers
  • Providing Caucuses, Assemblies, and Meetings as mandated by State Law, and our RCAC By-laws
Trivia Answer
Answer:   D - Senator Pat Toomey who said "When you pay ransoms to people who kidnap Americans, you put a price on all Americans. This administration has created an incentive for people to kidnap Americans.