Nate McMurray called for President Trump to be Executed



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2020 Contact: Jesse Prieto 716-856-8700, Jesse.prieto@ecgop.com Nate McMurray called for President Trump to be Executed County GOP Chair Karl Simmeth calls on Jeremy Zellner and Mark Poloncarz to immediately condemn Nate McMurray’s hateful attempt to divide our community Buffalo, NY – On Monday, January 11, Chairman Karl Simmeth and the … Continued

ECGOP Chairman Karl Simmeth in Response to Democrat Chairman Jeremy Zellner



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 7, 2020 Contact: Jesse Prieto 716-856-8700 ECGOP CHAIRMAN KARL SIMMETH IN RESPONSE TO DEMOCRAT CHAIRMAN JEREMY ZELLNER Buffalo, NY – Statement from Erie County Republican Chairman Karl Simmeth in response to Erie County Democratic Chair Jeremy Zellner’s statement. “As an American, veteran, and lifelong Republican, I am disgusted by Jeremy Zellner’s politically … Continued

Happy New Year



From the Desk of Karl Simmeth Chairman, Erie County Republican Committee Friends, Happy New Year! In a few short hours, 2020 will be over, and I can say confidently that many of us are down-right gleeful to turn the page on this chapter. I am proud of what the Erie County GOP was able to … Continued

ECGOP Spotlight: Meet Republican City Councilman Thomas Newman



All Politics is Local The Erie County Republican Committee is the premier Republican Organization in Upstate New York because of people like you who are fighting every day for our values. Despite Erie County being 2:1 Democrat in enrollment, Republicans keep winning. In 2021 there will be over 150 local elections from County Sheriff to … Continued

Clarence Councilman Chris Greene Recommended Unanimously to Fill Vacancy of Ed Rath in the Erie County Legislature



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 12, 2020 Media Contact: Jesse Prieto, Executive Director 716-525-5170 jesse.prieto@ecgop.com   Clarence Councilman Chris Greene Recommended Unanimously to Fill Vacancy of Ed Rath in the Erie County Legislature   Clarence, NY – Chris Greene was unanimously recommended by the Republican Committee Members Saturday morning to fill Senator-Elect Ed Rath’s seat in … Continued

ECGOP Spotlight | Beth Farrell, Hamburg Town Councilwoman



  ECGOP Spotlight | All Politics is Local The Erie County Republican Committee is the premier Republican Organization in Upstate New York because of people like you who are fighting every day for our values. Despite Erie County being 2:1 Democrat in enrollment, Republicans keep winning. In 2021 there will be over 150 local elections … Continued

GOP Attacks Legislature Democrats for $3.8M in Irresponsible and Wasteful Pork and Patronage in a Time of Crisis



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, December 3, 2020 Contact: ECGOP 716-856-8700 GOP Attacks Legislature Democrats for $3.8M in Irresponsible and Wasteful Pork and Patronage in a Time of Crisis Buffalo, NY – Republican Executive Director Jesse Prieto issued the following statement calling out the Democratic County Legislators for gross irresponsibility in a time of crisis. “It’s … Continued

Happy Thanksgiving from ECGOP



From the Desk of Karl Simmeth Chairman, Erie County Republican Committee Friends, As we approach Thanksgiving this Thursday, I want to wish you well. This holiday is different than any I have experienced in my lifetime, but like past challenges I know we can find the silver lining and come through stronger, together. In the … Continued

Statement from GOP County Chair Karl Simmeth Calling on County Executive Mark Poloncarz to pick up the pieces of his failed administration and get to work



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Monday, November 23, 2020   Contact: Jesse Prieto 716-525-5170, Jesse.prieto@ecgop.com     Statement from GOP County Chair Karl Simmeth Calling on County Executive Mark Poloncarz to pick up the pieces of his failed administration and get to work     Buffalo, NY – Chairman Karl Simmeth of the Erie County Republican Committee … Continued

Vote Early! Get to the Polls!



Click Map to find your Early Vote Location! From the Desk of Chairman Karl Simmeth Vote Early! If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s that we cannot leave anything to chance. Cast your ballot in person starting tomorrow. Chairman Nick Langworthy said it best, “Voting in person is truly the only way you can guarantee your vote … Continued