IOWA CITY– The Republican Party of Johnson County has announced the locations of the Tuesday, Jan. 3, Republican Precinct Caucuses for Johnson County.
The precinct caucuses in Solon will be convened at 7 p.m. at the Solon Middle School auditorium. Doors will open at 5 p.m. and participants should be seated by 7 p.m. The Solon caucus will include the precincts of Big Grove Township, City of Solon, Cedar Township, Newport Township, Graham Township, Scott Township. All registered Republicans may attend. Persons who will be 18 by the Nov. 6, 2012, presidential election may vote in the caucuses. No food or drink will be allowed in the auditorium.
Parking may be congested due to large numbers of participants, and new residents of their precinct or those needing to re-register as Republicans should come early to complete the required registration forms before 7 p.m.
The precinct caucuses will begin with a non-binding vote for candidates for the Republican presidential nomination, with speeches on behalf of candidates for president.
The precinct caucuses will then elect three or more members of the Johnson County Republican Central Committee, depending on their population and Republican vote for President in 2008. The caucuses will also elect delegates and alternates to the Republican County Convention, to be held March 10, 2012, in the numbers indicated on the attachment.
The caucuses will conduct other party business, including resolutions to be sent to the County Platform Committee, election of committee members to the County Convention committees, and such other business as may properly come before the caucus.
For further information, contact the Johnson County Republican Party at 319-339-8381.