Staunton GOP Mass Meeting on March 24

Click here for the pre-file form: PrefileFormforMassMtg2015

Mass Meeting
of the Staunton Republican Committee
of the Republican Party of Virginia

As Chairman of the Staunton Republican Committee of the Republican Party, and pursuant to the Plan of Organization and as recommended and directed by the Committee, I, Matt Fitzgerald, do hereby issue this call for a Mass Meeting to be held at the Staunton Public Library, 1 Churchville Avenue, Staunton, VA 24401, starting at 7pm local time on March 24, 2015 for the following purposes:

  • Electing up to 41 Delegates and an equal number of Alternates to the Senate District 24 Convention, which will be held at East Rockingham High School, 250 Eagle Rock Road, Elkton, Virginia, starting at 10am local time on April 25, 2015, for the purposes of nominating a Republican candidate for the office of Senate to be voted for in the general election on November 3, 2015;
  • and for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the mass meeting.

Qualifications for Participation

All legal and qualified voters of the City of Staunton under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, regardless of race, religion, national origin or sex, who are in accord with the principles of the Republican Party and who, if requested, express in open meeting either orally or in writing as may be required, their intent to support all of its nominees for public office in the ensuing election, may participate as members of the Republican Party of Virginia in its mass meetings, party canvasses, conventions or primaries encompassing their respective election districts.

Filing Requirements

A pre-file form is available at and at This form must be received no later than 6:59 pm on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Pre-file forms should be mailed to John Wilson, Unit Secretary, 701 Gypsy Ave, Staunton, VA 24401. Postmarks do not govern.

Registration for the mass meeting will begin at 6:30pm on March 24; all candidates for delegate must be in line by 7pm.

Registration Fee

There will be a $5 voluntary registration fee to participate in this mass meeting and a $10 voluntary fee to participate in the 24th Legislative District Convention.


This call will be published at and 

Paid for and authorized by the Staunton Republican Committee.

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Richard Bell certified as Republican Nominee

Photo of Delegate Dickie BellThe Republican Legislative District Committee for House District 20 met today, at the Staunton Public Library, for the purpose of certifying a candidate for the November election.
We are pleased to announce that Richard P. “Dickie” Bell has been certified as the Republican nominee. Delegate Bell has been an excellent representative in Richmond and we look forward to his continued service to the constituents of House District 20.
The Legislative District Committee is comprised of the unit chair (or their representative) of Augusta County, Highland County, Nelson County and the cities of Staunton and Waynesboro.  Members include Tim Martin (Augusta), Larry Bandy (Highland), Jim White (Nelson), Matt Fitzgerald (Staunton) and Ken Adams (Waynesboro).
Thank you Delegate Bell for your outstanding service!
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Important Information for House District 20 and Senate District 24

The Legislative District Committees for both House District 20 (HD20) and Senate District 24 (SD24) have met.  In both cases, the committees have chosen a Convention as the method of nomination.

House District 20:
Convention will be Tuesday, June 2 at 7pm at the Augusta County Government Center in the Board Room.  Candidates for office need to pre-file by noon on February 28th. See more details in the call below.


Senate District 24:

Convention will be Saturday, April 25 at 10am (registration will begin at 8:30 am).  It will be held at East Rockingham High School in Elkton, Va.  Candidates for office need to pre-file by March 2, 2015. More details are in the call below.

Call to the April 25th Convention

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