Brookfield Board and Commissions and More ...

 

Below is a more complete picture of the roles the BRTC plays in representing Brookfield Republicans

LOCAL ELECTIONS

  • Identify candidates for elected office.
  • Interview and review candidates; recommend a slate.
  • Organize caucus to select slate.
  • Support candidates in local campaign, including a HQ, signage, brochures, walking tours, fundraising, meet-the-candidates events and general organization.
  • Organize get-out-the-vote process.
  • Select slate of Justice of the Peaces for Brookfield.

APPOINTED OFFICES

  • There are many opportunities to volunteer for boards or commissions.
  • Identify candidates for appointed offices. (There must be a balance of parties on each board.)
  • Interview and review candidates; recommend candidates to BOS.
  • See the First Selectman or anyone in the office of the Town Clerk for a current list of openings. 

BRTC MEMBERSHIP

  • Identify individuals interested in taking a more active role in the Republican Party.  Interview and recommend candidates.
  • Organize bi-annual caucus to elect membership.

STATE & NATIONAL ELECTIONS

  • Organize events so residents can meet candidates.
  • If possible, host a primary debate (e.g. - Governor 2014; Congress - 2012) or host straw-poll event.
  • Support candidates in local campaign, including a HQ, signage, brochures, fundraising.
  • Organize get-out-the-vote process.

CONVENTIONS

  • Send delegates to State and district-level political nominating conventions – legislative, congressional, and probate.
  • Brookfield generally hosts the 107th General Assembly District convention.

PARTICIPATE WITH STATE REPUBLICAN ORGANIZATIONS

  • Send members to state-wide Republican meetings & fundraisers.
  • 30th District meetings and fundraisers.
  • Support election activities for candidates in neighboring towns and districts.
  • Sharing of best practices with other RTCs.
  • Common voter database.

REPUBLICAN OF THE YEAR BANQUET

  • Identifying and nominating honoree(s).
  • Sponsoring the event.

OTHER SOCIAL EVENTS

  • Summer Social – following candidate selection.
  • Fall Social – in advance of election.
  • Christmas Party.

VOTER REGISTRATION

  • Identifying new voters and assisting in voter registration process.

COMMUNICATIONS

  • BRTC Website.
  • BRTC Facebook Page.
  • Very active during elections.

FUNDRAISING

  • For general support of BRTC activities and for campaign support.  Maintain donor list; stay connected with them through the year.
  • Advertise local businesses in sponsoring the Fall and Summer Socials.

COMMITTEE

  • 25 Members, 10 Alternates.
  • Monthly Meetings.
  • Subcommittee Assignments / Leaders.

 

CONTACT INFO

P.O. Box 5154
Brookfield, CT 06804-5154

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