March Meeting – Besa Martin

Can The Electoral College Be Abolished Without a Constitutional Amendment? YES – States with 63% of the Electoral Votes Have Already Voted in Favor of National Popular Vote. Join Village Republican Women at our March 27th meeting to hear Elizabeth “Besa” Martin discuss this critical issue. Besa is an attorney and owner of E.R. Martin L.L.C. with a focus on legal representation and strategic consulting for clients in various areas including oil and gas business, real estate, business operations and estate...
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February Meeting – Judge Ted Poe

A Congressman, A Judge, A Pioneer in his Own Time Please join Village Republican Women on Wednesday, February 27 as we welcome former United States Congressman, Judge Ted Poe. Poe most recently spent the last 14 years advocating for Texas’ 2nd District in United States Congress. He created the first Victims’ Rights Caucus to advocate for victims of crime and was instrumental in passing legislation that protects our communities and restores victims including the Adam Walsh Child Predator Act, the Kate Puzey...
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January Meeting – Alan Vera & Kevin Shuvalov

Mark Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 11:00 a.m. at the Houston Racquet Club on your calendar!  You won’t want to miss this analytical overview of the 2018 election cycle.  All politics is local, and Village Republican Women is pleased to welcome election integrity expert, Alan Vera, and well-respected campaign consultant, Kevin Shuvalov, to give overviews of the local political landscape from their perspectives, followed by a discussion where they will be joined by Village’s very own, Kathaleen Wall, Chair of the Election...
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November Meeting – Debra Coffey – Honoring Veterans

Please join Village Republican Women for a very special Veteran’s Day tribute, “An American Hero is Home at Last.” Debra Coffey, long-time Texas Republican treasure, will share the compelling story of her 50-year journey to give her father, Captain Robert Russell “Bear” Barnett, USAF, an American Hero, a coming home and proper burial after he was killed in 1966 during the Vietnam War. You will not want to miss her story. Debra has served on the TFRW Board since 2006 in...
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October Meeting – Don Carlson

Don Carlson, whose wide range of legislative, international and political experience spans a 34-year Capitol Hill career. At the October meeting, he’ll be sharing with us his unique perspective on the current election cycle and goings on in Washington, D.C. For 30 years, he worked for Congressman Bill Archer, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, representing Houston’s 7th Congressional District.  Mr. Carlson served as his Chief of Staff from 1988 to 2001. He was the Chairman’s prime liaison with...
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September Meeting – Sen. Paul Bettencourt

Come hear Sen. Paul Bettencourt show us statistics on exactly how we are voting in recent elections, who is voting for whom, and where do we need to concentrate our efforts on GOTV for the upcoming Midterm Elections. First elected to the Senate in 2014, Paul Bettencourt represents Senate District 7, which includes portions of Harris County. He previously served 10 years as the Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector, where he introduced “Smart Government” at the Harris County Tax Office and developed...
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Events & Meetings


February Meeting

February 24
Houston 11:00 AM Check In and Mix & Mingle/ 11:30 AM Program and Lunch Houston Racquet Club More Info

March Meeting

March 24
Houston 11:00 AM Check In and Mix & Mingle/ 11:30 AM Program and Lunch Houston Racquet Club More Info

Village Republican Women 60th Anniversary

April 28
Houston 10:30 AM Houston Racquet Club More Info