August 28, 2012
Ball State University College Republicans
Meeting Minutes 8/28/2012
The meeting started at 7:30pm.
- Introduction by Kayleigh Mohler.
- Kayleigh went over the dates on the calendar.
- She talked about the trip to Ohio, young Americans for Romney is sponsoring free trips to Ohio.
- We are going to be having voter registration drives.
- We will be doing a 6th congressional debate. October 2nd at Pruis Hall.
- We will be having volunteer activities with different campaigns
- Thursday in Carmel there will be a party to watch the announcement of Mitt Romney as presidential nominee
- John Huston, treasurer talked about recruiting interns for Luke Messer. Great way to get involved in politics. Talk to John after to look at schedule to get involved.
- Kelsea Neal, PR chair talked about state co-chairs for Tony Bennett’s state reelection campaign. Starting campaign this Thursday. She also talked about the debate, anyone could get involved especially PR or journalism majors. We will be having phone banks for Mike Pence, challenges phone calls for prizes.
- Kayleigh mentioned that phone banks are super easy. It is a great way to get involved. Phone banks give you a lot of information about different areas, a great and easy way to get involved.
- Mike Pence needs volunteers for a parade at the south side of Indy on Saturday. Free t-shirt and it will be on TV.
- Sept 7th Delaware County Republican party is having a golf event .Stuart Keenan is working for Judge Alan Wilson, they need volunteers. Box lunch dinner on the 30th, they need volunteers to help pass out meals. Kayleigh mentioned those were great opportunities to get involved locally.
- September 17th is Constitution day
- September 20 voter registration drive with student life and U Dems. There will be a party in quad.
- We had introductions of the other exec board members. Tim encouraged younger membership. Indianavoters.com if you are not registered, you can also change your address. You can register in Delaware County or in your local county. We help out with local campaigns, so people might want to vote for those candidates. Ball State can make a huge impact in Delaware county.
- We played an ice breaker game.
The meeting ended at 8:15pm