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Upcoming dates:

NOV 8th, 6am – 8pm General Election @Woodbury Senior Ct

Greenwich CT Assist Principal admits what we all suspected. Conservatives need not apply. 

“Whose Children Are They?

A documentary featuring brave teachers, parents and experts who pull back the curtain about what is truly happening in our public schools today!

If you MISSED this movie and want to see it, please send an email to: christine4wrtc@gmail.com

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Upcoming Events

REGULAR WRTC MEETINGS:
When 7pm 1st Thursday of the month.  Next meeting October 6th.
Where Shove Building, 281 Main St South, Woodbury, CT 06798

Candidate Meet and Greet.  Oct 8 3-5pm.  7 Beaver View Court, Woodbury.  George Logan for US 5th District and many other candidates to talk to and get to know.

 

What We Do

The committee develops policies involving political involvement in local government and holds caucuses or meetings for the nomination of candidates for local offices, and for delegates to area and state conventions. Membership eligibility is open to enrolled Republican electors in town. The committee is governed by state statues, state Republican rules and local by-laws. The town committee consists of fifteen members and up to ten alternates.

Mission

Our mission is: to uphold the unalienable rights of all individuals to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; to stand for limited government of the people, by the people and for the people; to listen to and accurately represent the interests, needs and concerns of our community; to educate the community about the electoral process and the way local, state, and federal government works; to be a community watchman providing early warning about proposed ordinances, regulations, and legislation; and to alert the public to communicate directly with elected officials to support much-needed legislation and to oppose issues which infringe upon constitutional rights, which cause undue hardship, reduce the quality of life or impose significant burdens through wasteful spending, ill-advised bonding, higher fees and unnecessary taxes.

K. David Schultz, Chairman
August 11, 2021

Purpose

Our primary purpose is to seek, designate, and secure the election of capable and well-qualified candidates for public office at the local and district levels of government and to collaborate with the CTGOP and the RNC to secure the election of the most capable Republican candidates for statewide and federal offices.

Purpose

Our primary purpose is to seek, designate, and secure the election of capable and well-qualified candidates for public office at the local and district levels of government and to collaborate with the CTGOP and the RNC to secure the election of the most capable Republican candidates for statewide and federal offices.

America stands on four main values: Faith in God, Freedom of Speech, Family and Economic Freedom. If fascism ever comes to America, it will come in the name of liberalism.

by Ronald Reagan, the 40th president of the United States

Meet the Woodbury Republican
town committee

Our Officers

Chairman
Lisa Amatruda

Vice Chair
Louis Alba

Treasurer
Stan Love

Deputy Treasurer
Clayton Brown

Secretary
Thea Alfes

Assistant Secretary
Claudette Volage

Our Members

WRTC has 15 members  (two vacancies)

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Louis Alba
Thea Alfes
Lisa Amatruda
Thomas Amatruda
Barbara Brown

Clayton Brown
Christine DeCicco
Timothy Drakeley
David LaManna
F. Stan Love

Dennis Roberts
Kathy Velky
Claudette Volage

Lisa M. Amatruda has lived in Woodbury for 23 years.  She graduated with a BS from University of Maine and an MEd from Boston University.  She retired from the USAF as a Lt Colonel.  Lisa has been a member of the WRTC for over 3 years.  She is the Chairman of the Library Board of Trustees and is the Woodbury Republican Registrar of Voters. Her goal is to attract conservative, principled people to engage and get involved in local politics, boards, commissions and the BOE.   Lisa is the mother of four children.

Thomas M. Amatruda has lived in Woodbury for 23 years.  He graduated from UCONN with a BS in Civil Engineering and Troy university with an MS in International Relations.  He was a Captain in the USAF.  He has been the owner of Woodbury Shell and Foodmart for 22 years.  Tom has been a member of the WRTC for 6 years and is the Candidate Recruitment Committee Chairman.  He has served on Woodbury’s Cable, Planning and Zoning Commissions.  He is currently the Chairman of the Zoning Commission. His goal is to make Woodbury a business friendly town.  

Stan Love has lived in many states in the United States, before coming to Connecticut in 2001. He is a proud father of daughter, Hayley. Stan graduated from University of Kansas with an undergraduate in Business Administration degree and received an MBA from Wichita State University. He was elected to the Board of Finance and served as Vice chair for 6-years. Stan has served as treasurer of the WRTC for the last 7-years. He is also a member of Woodbury
Lions Club and Chair of the Woodbury Public Building Commission. Stan has been the Director of Store Development for a large independently owned food product supplier in Cheshire, CT since 2001. He has been a lifelong Republican, conservative and a firm believer in being personally responsible for one’s actions, self and family. 

Claudette M. Volage has been a resident of Woodbury for 50-years. She is Mom to three children.
Claudette is a graduate of St. Mary’s School of Nursing and is a dedicated community
volunteer. She was elected and served on the Zoning Board of Appeals. She was appointed to
the Woodbury Conservation Association and served for 13-years. Claudette also served as an EMT on the Woodbury Ambulance Association for 10-years.

Thea Alfes along with her husband, Richard, have been a resident of Woodbury for the past 12-years. She attended the University of Maine at Machias and the United States Air Force Police Academy. Thea worked in Security and is a retired EMS. She has been a member of the WRTC for a year and serves on the Park and Recreation Commission. Thea aspires to make Woodbury a more Conservative town. Thea is also passionate about the education offered to our children and is adamantly against the indoctrination of our children. Instead Thea wants to work to change the curriculum to teach our children to love their country, learn our true history and to respect our flag.

Christine DeCicco has been a resident of Woodbury for the past 25 years where she lives with her husband , Anthony, and their three children. Christine has received degrees in both Early Childhood Education and Respiratory Therapy. She was previously co-owner of Woodbury Academy of Learning preschool in Woodbury and was on staff at two local hospitals as a Respiratory Therapist. Christine is a conservative Republican that believes in accountability from our leaders. She also is a strong supporter of our Military and Police Departments. Christine is currently an alternate WRTC member.

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Latest Blogs

WRTC Hosts Constitution Contest
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WRTC members Lisa Amatruda, Thea Alfes, and Claudette Volage traveled to Newton today and marched with GOP candidate Dominic Rapini for Secretary
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On Sunday afternoon of August 8, Republicans gathered at the Meriden American Legion Pavilion to enjoy burgers, hot dogs, cold beverages and
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WRTC Members Support Affordability in CT
Last weekend, several members of the WRTC gathered with fellow neighboring Republicans in Newtown to let voters know that the Republican Party
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Memorial Day 2022
This year the WRTC honors our fallen heroes with a wreath laying in our town cemeteries and marching in our annual parade. 
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Woodbury Republicans cast votes at CT GOP State Convention
On May 6th and 7th, at Foxwoods Casino, state GOP delegates gathered to choose Republican candidates for all state offices this November. 
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Row A sweeps GOP primary in Woodbury
WOODBURY — Row A was victorious at a Republican Town Committee primary Tuesday, sweeping all 15 seats that were up for grabs
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WRTC welcomed the next Governor of Connecticut, Bob Stefanowski to our town.
Wednesday night at Dotties Diner, the WRTC and Mom’s for Bob welcomed the next Governor of Connecticut, Bob Stefanowski to our town. 
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WRTC hosted a candidate meet and greet at Dottie’s Diner
On April 7th, 2022, the WRTC hosted a candidate meet and greet at Dottie’s Diner.  It was a wonderful turnout by concerned
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Helpful Links

Apply to Town Board or Commission
https://woodburyct.org/vertical/Sites/%7B59751637-3DF2-41D3-B20A-866E470B1D1D%7D/uploads/Bd_Comm_Act_Fm_01.2019.2.pdf

Contact the Woodbury RTC:
Email: info@woodburyrtc.org

Contact your Senator
32nd SD Eric Berthel
https://ctsenaterepublicans.com/contact-berthel/

Contact your Representatives
66th HD David Wilson
https://www.cthousegop.com/wilson/contact-me/

Find your Legislators:
https://www.cga.ct.gov/asp/menu/cgafindleg.asp

Link to the Republican National Committee website
https://gop.com

Help the WRTC be more effective
https://secure.anedot.com/woodburyrtc/contribute