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The Role of the Clackamas County Republican Party (CCRP)

The name of this organization shall be the Clackamas County Republican Party (hereinafter also referred to as the Clackamas County Republican Central Committee (CCRCC). The trade name of the organization shall be the Clackamas County Republican Party (CCRP).

The Mission of the Clackamas County Republican Central Committee

The objectives of the CCRCC are to elect Republicans to public office who promote the Platform of the Oregon Republican Party; to make the Republican Party the number one national party in Clackamas County by insuring growth of the Republican Party through voter registration and a volunteer force; to lead, contribute, and participate in the establishment of a Republican Party organization that is an effective vehicle for setting public policy through its Platform; to coordinate, encourage, and assist county growth through its precincts; and to plan, organize, administer, and finance the Clackamas County Republican Central Committee's operations to accomplish the other stated objectives.

The Purpose and Function of the CCRCC

The Clackamas County Central Committee is the highest party authority in the county and has sole authority to adopt rules/resolutions for all matters of the Clackamas County Republican Party. All elected and appointed CCRP-PCPs comprise the Clackamas Central Committee.

The Central Committee elects from its membership the CCRP Executive Committee and its Delegates and Alternate Delegates to attend the ORP State Convention and State Central Committee meetings. Through their voting authority as a member of the Central Committee, the PCPs affirm PCP appointments, amend the CCRP ByLaws, establish a budget for the County Party, and make decisions regarding other important Party business. The Rules of Order for Regular Meetings are available for your reference in Appendix B. It is very important for each PCP to stay involved in the politics in their county and to attend all Central Committee meetings. Each of your votes is important!

The CCRCC works within the structure of the RNC and ORP ByLaws and Rules, the CCRP ByLaws and Standing Rules, and the Oregon State Statutes. The CCRP follows ORS 248.001 – 248.011 and 248-015-248.029. Except as otherwise provided by the ByLaws, it is not the intent of the CCRP to conform to ORS 248.012 to 248.316. A copy of the applicable Statutes are provided in Appendix A.

Meet the Officers

Traci Hensley

Chair

Steve Bates

Vice Chair

Linda Neace

Secretary

Eric Hofeld

Treasurer

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