Travel Blogs from Fremont
... I've heard of another Nebraska Republican who has served in politics for as long as Marv has. He has now put in SIXTY years as a GOP volunteer. Isn't that incredible? He started off with the late Sen. Carl Curtis in 1954 and has served a number of Republican leaders since then. Isn't it great to know about someone who has stayed that active and engaged into his 90s?
Hats off to you, Marv, and know that I deeply appreciate your support and friendship!
... makes you feel good.
It was very nice of Marv to team up with Gail and Mike Dwyer and Patty and Scott Meister to host a campaign event for me at the Fremont Golf Club. We surprised Marv with a big birthday cake, which he loved. We later learned that he shared the extra pieces with local people who are caregivers for those with Alzheimer's Disease. That made us even more proud of him, always thinking of others!
... once or twice or more, to help my campaign.
Some people are hosting phone bank nights at our campaign office and arranging for their "14's" to come in shifts. One is hosting a "stuffing party" for a big mailing that's coming up.
This particular supporter decided to have a "Red, White and Chocolate" luncheon for her group, and ...
Big crowd and lots of interesting conversations at the Fremont Golf Club as the Fremont Chamber of Commerce held its annual banquet.
Here I am with faithful campaign volunteer and longtime GOP leader Marv Welstead, as well as Ron & Ann Tillery. Ron's the executive director of the Chamber.
Always a pleasure to be in Fremont!
Whenever people start complaining about the problems of the youth of today, I point to groups like the eighth-graders I met today. They are doing great!
It was Career Day at Elkhorn Valley View Middle School near our campaign office. I was invited to come and speak to students about banking and finance, and also politics.
I quizzed them a little about the Constitution, and ...