Chairman’s Blog

Chairman’s Blog: Special Upcoming Events
Hays County Republican Party (HCRP) Chairman Russell Hayter provides information on several special upcoming events worthy of your participation. [more...]


Election Information

Election Judge Appointments and State Convention Information
We will soon be making appointments for Election Judges and assistant judges for Hays County. These appointments will be for two years. [more...]

HCRP Candidate Endorsement Policy
The Hays County Republican Party (HCRP) has not endorsed any candidate in the Republican Primary or Runoff. Any campaign advertisements in any local publications indicating endorsements by “Hays County Republicans” does not refer to and should not be confused with the Hays County Republican Party (HCRP).


Upcoming Events

Founders Day Parade HCRP Float
The Hays County Republican Party (HCRP) will host an entry in the Dripping Springs Founders Day Parade on Friday, April 25th with staging at 4:30p and the parade starting at 6:30p in Dripping Springs. [more...]

David Glickler’s Campaign Kickoff and BBQ Fundraiser
David Glickler’s campaign is hosting a campaign fund raiser and BBQ on Sat., May 3rd starting at 12:00p in Buda. [more...]

2014 RPT State Convention Information
The 2014 Republican Party fo Texas State Convention will be held from Thu., Jun 5th through Sat., Jun. 7th in Fort Worth. Information on Registration, Schedule of Events, Volunteers, Pages, Hotels, and FAQs is available using links on the Event page. [more...]


News / Issues / Updates

RPT Update: Grassroots Club Members Hold Engaging Tele-Town Hall With Senator Cruz
On Tuesday night, Senator Ted Cruz joined a tele-townhall held exclusively for members of the Grassroots Club (GRC). Over 400 participants joined the nearly hour long discussion in which Sen. Cruz fielded questions directly from grassroots activists. [more...]

RPT Update: State Convention and Presidential Straw Poll
We hope that you are planning to join us in Fort Worth this summer for the Republican Party of Texas State Convention and Presidential Straw Poll. State Convention offers delegates and alternates opportunities to meet candidates for office, hear from elected officials, vote on the party platform and elect party leadership. In addition, at this convention, all convention attendees will have the opportunity to cast their ballot in the 2016 Presidential Straw Poll. [more...]

RPT Update: Don’t California Our Texas
After a spirited primary, there are two obvious takeaways from Election Day. First, grassroots conservatives from across Texas have nominated a number of great candidates to be on the Republican ticket in November. Upon hearing the results, Chairman Munisteri extended well wishes to all primary winners. [more...]

RPT Chairman’s Update (February 2014)
The month of February was a busy for month for the staff and me. The staff was busy preparing for the March 4th primaries while at the same time preparing for the upcoming state convention, which included conducting a series of training sessions across the state as part of our engagement program. [more...]

RPT Update: Wendy Davis – Fuzzy Math, Fuzzy Memory
Problems continue to mount for State Senator Wendy Davis as her campaign becomes mired in questions surrounding the accuracy of even their most basic statements. [more...]

Rep. Isaac Named TX Oil & Natural Gas “Champion”
State Representative Jason Isaac (R-Dripping Springs) was named “2013 Legislative Champion” by the Texas oil and natural gas industry. [more...]


Toll Roads Update From TX Sen. Campbell
As I travel across the district, many people approach me with questions about toll roads. Since there’s some misinformation out there, allow me to set the record straight. [more...]


Hays County Judge Dr. Cobb on Water Issues
In the last 30 years, Hays County population increased from 40,594 (in 1980) to over 157,000 (in 2010), making it one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. [more...]


Links Of Interest

Conservative Governors Highlight Success Around the U.S.
Conservative governors from across the country are sharing the keys to successful job creation and economic opportunity in Americans for Economic Freedom’s (AEF) new web ad. [Link to video...]

Sen. Cornyn Ad: What If Texas Turned Blue?
Senator John Cornyn has released an ad that ponders the question “What If Texas Turned Blue?” which has upset the Democrats and their Battleground Texas allies. [Link to video...]

Hot Seat: A Conversation With Campbell and Isaac
TX Sen. Donna Campbell and TX Rep. Jason Isaac talked about water, transportation, public education and other issues in play in the 83rd session during a Hot Seat conversation hosted by the Texas Tribune at Texas State University on Dec. 3rd. [Link to video...]

TX Gov. Perry Takes On MD Gov. O’Malley (CNN Crossfire)
Gov. Rick Perry (R-Texas) takes on Gov. Martin O’Malley (D-MD) on CNN’s “Crossfire” on 9/18/2013. [Link to video...]