UT College Republicans Host Joe the Plumber and Pledge to Reclaim Campus
*Joe the Plumber joins University of Toledo College Republicans as they
Pledge to Reclaim Campus*
The University of Toledo College Republicans will host theirfirst meeting Tuesday August 25th in the Student Union Room 2591. Joe "The Plumber" Wurzelbacher will be in attendance as the UTCRs will lay out a plan to reclaim the university in the name of Conservative Values.
The UT College Republicans are the reigning chapter of the year in the state of Ohio. Last year their local business support programpicked up national headlines as did their efforts in the 2008 Election. This year the CRs will focus on creating a conservative campus atmosphere and changing the political climate of Lucas County. This summer they signed up over 300 conservative students at UT's orientation programs and expect apacked house at their first meeting. The CRs will also debut a Liberal Professor Directory to warn conservative students of liberal bias in the
"Our platform this year will really focus on developing future leaders for the Republican party by educating students on conservative core values and getting them active. Lucas county has suffered too long under Democrat Rule, and its time to take a step back from failed policies. This is where that process begins. We are building leaders, and winning every battle along the way," said '08-'09 Ohio Chairman of the year Matt Rubin.
The College Republicans will be working closely with Republican MayoralCandidate, Jim Moody and have several events planned for this year includinga Ronald Reagan documentary in the Glass Bowl Stadium, a National Rifle Association Presentation and a week long celebration of the fall of the communist, Soviet Union.