Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich will join the YoungRepublican National Federation (YRNF) during the YRNF Super TuesdayWatch Party event to discuss the Super Tuesday primary results on aconference call at 10:00 p.m. Eastern that night (Call-in number218.936.1600, access code 293143#). Young Republicans (YRs) from throughout the countrywill gather with their local city and county clubs to watch theelection returns roll in, cheer on their favorite GOP candidates, andanalyze the future of the presidential race. GOPAC Chairman MichaelSteele will host the nationwide event via YouTube video.
From coast-to-coast, Young Republicans will unite to watch theelection returns from Super Tuesday. They will be connected andinteract with other YR Watch Parties through online networks such asFacebook and YouTube. By uploading their own videos and photos andviewing those from other clubs spanned across the country, YRs will beable to react and respond to results from the 22 primaries and caucuseson Super Tuesday.
Jennifer Shoemaker, event organizer, said, "It is simply wonderful tosee YR clubs meeting locally and connecting with other YRs around thenation. The enthusiasm I hear about Super Tuesday and about these WatchParties from YRs nationwide is palpable."
Jessica Colón, YRNF Chairman, stated,"The Young Republicans are ready to rally behind a nominee and send aRepublican president to the White House in 2008. We are delighted tohave Speaker Gingrich and Chairman Steele headlining our Super Tuesdayevent. We will take the momentum from this event forward as we continueto energize our demographic in this election of our lifetime."
Speaker Newt Gingrich (www.newt.org)led the 1994 Republican takeover of the U.S. House of Representatives,breaking the hold Democrats had over the body for 40 years. Speaker Gingrich continues to carry the conservative message in his post-Congressional career. He is a Fox News analyst, professional public speaker, and bestselling author. His new book, Real Change: From the World that Fails to the World that Works, is available in bookstores and amazon.com.
Chairman Michael Steele joined GOPAC having finished his term Lieutenant Governor of Maryland. Chairman Steele is often seen on the FOX News Channel and at many Republican events throughout the country. Chairman Steele aims toconcentrate GOPAC's efforts on recruiting, training, and equippingcandidates across the country to establish new and maintain currentRepublican majorities.
The Young Republicans (YRs) are the oldest political youth organization in the United States. Since its creation, the Young Republican National Federation (YRNF) has established itself as the premier Republican grassroots organization in the nation, providing essential grassroots support for Republican candidates and conservative issues on the local, state and national levels. The YRNF has a long record of producing Republican Party leaders - including Governors, Senators, Congressmen, nationally recognized campaign consultants, and community leaders. Go to www.yrnf.com for more information or to join your local Young Republican organization.