Chairman’s remarks on the passing of Chairman Victor Farley



For Immediate Release Monday, February 14, 2022Contact Jesse Prieto 716-856-8700 | ecrc@ecgop.com Erie County GOP Chairmen past and present mourn the loss of Chairman Victor Farley Buffalo, NY – Chairman Karl Simmeth and the past leaders of the Erie County Republican committee were saddened by the news that former County Chair Victor N. Farley passed late … 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

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

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

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

Erie County Republican Committee Unanimously Re-Elects  Chairman Karl Simmeth & Election Commissioner Ralph Mohr



FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2020 Contact Jesse Prieto 716-525-5170 Jesse.Prieto@ecgop.com Erie County Republican Committee Unanimously Re-Elects  Chairman Karl Simmeth & Election Commissioner Ralph Mohr Buffalo, NY – On Saturday, October 3, 2020, the Erie County Republican Committee unanimously voted to re-elect Karl Simmeth to a full term as Chairman, as well as re-electing Erie … Continued