First Monday is a Republican Forum allowing members of the club to become acquainted with and participate in discussions with elected officials, candidates and party leaders.
Although the emphasis of the monthly meetings is to feature political speakers, First Monday frequently features individuals who discuss issues that will impact each of us.
First Monday is a Republican forum. We are open to any persons interested in learning more about the political process.
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Please mark your calendar for our October 1st meeting. Invite your friends who are interested in learning more about off shore drilling in SC.
First Monday will host Jim Nicholson - former United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs, he also served as U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See, and he is the past chairman of the Republican National Committee. He is currently a National Co-Chair of Explore Offshore.
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Remember our meeting begins at 12:00 and we're done by 1:00pm. Plan to come and bring a friend. If you need to cancel a reservation or add a guest please click Register Now and make your changes online by Thursday, September 27, 2018 by 12:00 noon. After the close date you are responsible for payment.
First Monday meets at the Poinsett Club located on East Washington Street in historic downtown Greenville.Register Now
Republican Solicitor Walt Wilkins spoke today on the issue of immigration in the Upstate of South Carolina. His information covered the boarder wall, families, gang activity and the cost to our community.
Did you know 42,000 Americans die each year of opioid overdose. The numbers are shocking and the trend is not getting better - come and learn about the wide spread issue of substance abuse and the cost to the community and broken families. First Monday is pleased to host Martine Helou, who sits on Governor McMasters Opioid Task Force division for Community Response and is the Executive Director of the Palmetto Foundation for Prevention and Recovery will be our speaker. The foundation focuses on facilitating the prevention, education, and recovery of students kindergarten - college – who are dealing with substance abuse. You can learn more about the organization here: www.palmettofoundationpr.org
1st Monday in partnership with 94-5 WGTK The Answer and host Joey Hudson, the Greenville County Republican Party and the South Carolina Republican Party hosted a debate between the final two republican candidates Sen. William Timmons and former state Sen. Lee Bright for the 4th Congressional District. The two faced off in a live debate held at the Hilton on Orchard Park. To see the debate use this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fXrvF0lF2ug&app=desktop To hear the debate: https://soundcloud.com/craig-debolt/4thcongressionaldebate-945wgtktheanswer-061818 To read about the debate: https://www.greenvilleonline.com/story/news/local/2018/06/18/timmons-and-bright-clash-over-personal-finances-4th-district-debate/709434002/