Prayer: James Benthin
Pledge of Allegiance Sheriff Chuck Allen
Guest Speaker – Sheriff Chuck Allen
Sheriff Chuck Allen spoke about new changes he has made to improve the Washoe county sheriff’s Department. Sheriff Chuck allen also spoke about the issue of sanctuary cities and Federal Immigration Laws.
A motion was made by Sterly Engman to adopt the minutes of the previous meeting on June 7, 2016, with suggested changes. A second was made by Jeanne Herman. The motion passed.
The treasurer’s report was made by Vicky Maltman. $67.00 was raised at the last meeting. This report was filed subject to audit.
Candidates for Office
David Carter spoke to the WCRA membership. He is running for the Nevada State board of Education in the CD2 area. David wants to bring more transparency to Nevada Schools. The low achievement of Nevada Schools has to be improved. David has a web site: Carter4NVDOE.Com. and can be reached at 775-291-3686.
Bill Horn is running for the Washoe county school Board Trustee in district G. Bill said that there are serious trust and accountability issues with the district. Taxpayers are not getting a good return for their investment. “We need to support the school system from the class room up, not from the board room down.”
Election of Treasurerection of Treasurer
George Lee and Breck Greninger were nominated to run for Treasurer. George Lee received 10 votes and Breck Greninger received 6 votes. George Lee is the new treasurer for the WCRA.
Jeanne Herman reported that the county has no power over the refugee issue in Washoe County.
Vicky Maltman reported that there is no vetting of refugees.
Juanita Cox stated that the National Federation of Republican Assemblies has $5,000.
Bill Conradt has given the WCRA a domain name to use.
Joannah Schumacher made and Jane Lyon seconded a motion to pay for Bill Conradt’s membership fee. The motion passed.
Tim Stoffel reported that the county is still trying to reduce the number of animals in Washoe County by trying to first eliminate exotic animals.
A motion was made to adjourn. The motion passed