2018 Michigan Republican Party State Convention

Lansing Center

333 E. Michigan Ave.

Lansing, MI 48933

August 25, 2018

Tentative Agenda:

August 24, 2018 - 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. - Registration in Ballrooms 1 - 4

August 25, 2018 - 7 a.m. - ? - Registration in Ballrooms 1 - 4

August 25, 2018 - 10 a.m. - Convention Called to Order - Exhibit Hall ABC

Rules for the Governance of the August 25, 2018 Michigan Republican Party State Convention.

Below is a listing of all official convention candidates.

Secretary of State Stan Grot (Bio) Stanleytgrot@gmail.com www.stangrotformichigansos.com
Secretary of State  Joseph Guzman (Bio) guzman4michigan@gmail.com www.guzmanformichigan.com
Secretary of State Mary Treder Lang (Bio)



Attorney General Tom Leonard (Bio) kayleesuemead@gmail.com www.leonardforag.com
Attorney General

Tonya Schuitmaker (Bio)



Supreme Court Elizabeth Clement (Bio)   www.clementforjustice.com
Supreme Court Kurtis Wilder (Bio)   www.wilderforjustice.com
MSU Board of Trustees Dave Dutch (Bio) dave.dutch4msu@gmail.com www.gogreenvotedutch.com
MSU Board of Trustees Mike Miller (Bio) mikem@mikemillerformsu.com www.mikemillerformsu.com
UM Board of Regents Andrea Fischer Newman (Bio) andreafischernewman@gmail.com Facebook Page
UM Board of Regents Andrew Richner (Bio) arichner@clarkhill.com  
WSU Board of Governors Diane Dunaskiss (Bio) ddunaskiss@gmail.com Facebook Page
WSU Board of Governors David Nicholson (Bio) dnicholson22@yahoo.com Facebook Page
State Board of Education Ida Byrd-Hill (Bio) ida.byrdhill@gmail.com  
State Board of Education Tami Carlone (Bio) tamaracpa@outlook.com www.tamicarlone.com/
State Board of Education Richard Zeile (Bio) drzeile@juno.com Facebook Page


To complete your guest registration, please click here.



County Conventions will take place on August 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. across the state

County Convention Location
Alcona Harrisville Twp. Hall, 114 S. Poor Farm Rd., Harrisville, MI 48740
Allegan Allegan High School Conference Center, 1560 M-40 North, Allegan, MI 49010
Alpena Twin Acres-19th Hole, 1081 US-23, Alpena, MI 49707
Antrim Forest Home Twp. Hall, 321 N. Bridge St., Bellaire, MI 49615
Arenac Arenac County Building, 120 South Grove Street, Standish, MI 48658
Baraga The Lakeside Inn - 900 U.S. 41 South, Baraga, Michigan 49908
Barry 911 Building, 2600 Nashville Rd., Hastings, MI 49058
Bay Bay County Republican Party Headquarters, 509 Center Avenue, Suite 103, Bay City, Michigan 48708
Benzie Benzonia Township Hall, 1020 Michigan, Benzonia, MI 49616
Berrien Grace Lutheran Church, 404 East Glenlord Road, St. Joseph, MI 49085
Branch Promedica Coldwater Community Conference Center, 370 E Chicago Street, Coldwater, MI 49036
Calhoun Calhoun County Republican Party Headqaurters, 7100 Tower Rd., Battle Creek, MI 49014
Cass West Conference Room, Campus of Southwestern Michigan College, Cherry Grove Road, Dowagiac, MI 49047
Charlevoix Charlevoix County Commissioners Building -(Commissioners Room) - 203 Antrim St., Charlevoix MI 49720
Cheboygan 215 N Main Street, Cheboygan, MI 49721
Chippewa 406 Ashmun Street, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Clare Clare County Building (Room A) - 225 West Main St., Harrison MI 48265
Clinton Dewitt Charter Township Community Building, 16101 Brook Rd., Dewitt Twp., Lansing, MI 48906
Crawford Crawford County Building at 200 W. Michigan Ave., Grayling, MI 49738
Delta Joe Heirman University Center, 2001 N Lincoln Rd., Rm. 911, Escanaba, MI 49829
Dickinson Dickinson County Correctional Center Conference Room, 300 E D St. Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Eaton Grand Ledge Country Club, 5811 E. St. Joseph HWY, Grand Ledge, MI 48837
Emmet Emmet County Court House - 200 Division St. Petosky MI 49770
Genesee Harris Auditorium on the 3rd floor of the Genesee County Administration Building, 1101 Beach Street, Flint, MI 48502
Gladwin Riverwalk Grill, 777 W. Cedar Street, Gladwin, MI 48624
Gogebic VFW Hall, 605 US 2, Bessemer, MI 49911
Grand Traverse The Mall, 1148 W. South Airport Road, Traverse City, MI 49686
Gratiot Alma Elks Lodge, 610 W. Warwick Dr., Alma MI 48801
Hillsdale Olivia’s Chop House 205 East Chicago St Jonesville, MI 49250
Houghton Nutini's Supper Club, 321 Quincy St., Hancock, MI 49930
Huron Peppermill Restaurant, 685 N Port Crescent St., Bad Axe, MI 48413
Ingham Ingham County Fair Grounds Reception Hall, 700 E. Ash Street, Mason, MI 48854
Ionia Wagon Wheel American Grill, 6888 E. Grand River Ave., Portland, MI 48875
Iosco Maureen H Rudel (Home), 910 E. Bay St., East Tawas, MI 48730
Iron 154 Swan Lake Road, Crystal Falls, MI 49920
Isabella Isabella County Administration Bldg., 200 North Main St., Rm. 225, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
Jackson The Commonwealth Commerce Center, 209 E. Washington Ave., Jackson, Michigan 49201
Kalamazoo Fetzer Center’s Kirsch Auditorium (2251 Business Ct., Kalamazoo MI 49008-5239)
Kalkaska The Kaliseum, 1900 Fairgrounds Rd., Kalkaska, MI 49646
Kent Grand Valley State University's Eberhard Center, 301 Fulton W, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Keweenaw Keweenaw County Twp. Hall, 5095 4th St., Eagel River, MI 49950
Lake Pompeii’s Pizza, 751 Michigan Ave, Baldwin, MI 49304
Lapeer Mayfield Township Hall, 1900 Saginaw Street, Lapeer, MI 48446
Leelanau Leelanau Government Center, 8537 E. Government Center Dr., Suttons Bay, MI 49682
Lenawee LISD Technical Center, 1372, N. Main St., Adrian, MI 49221
Livingston Crystal Gardens, 5768 E. Grand River Ave., Howell, M 48843
Luce Zellar's Village Inn, 7552 State Hwy. M-123, Newberry, MI 49868
Mackinac Mackinac County Courthouse, 100 S Marley St #10, St Ignace, MI 49781
Macomb Andiamo Banquet Hall, 7096 East 14 Mile Rd., Warren MI 48092
Manistee Old Popcorn Store (by Mancinos), 28th Arthur St. Manistee MI 49660
Marquette Big Boy, US 41, Marquette, MI 49855
Mason Ludington & Scottville Area Chamber of Commerc, Mason County Airport Terminal Bldg, 5300 W. US 10, Ludington MI 49431
Mecosta Academy Elementary Auditorium, 215 N. State Street, Big Rapids, MI 49307
Menominee Nadeau Township Hall, 403 N US 41, Carney, MI 49812
Midland Grace A. Dow Memorial Library, 1710 St. Andrews Rd. Midland, MI 48640
Missaukee Missaukee County Court House, 111 S. Canal St., Lake City MI 49651
Monroe Bedford Township Government Center, 8100 Jackman Road, Temperance, Michigan, 48182
Montcalm Old Court House, 211 West Main Street, Stanton, MI 48888
Montmorency Montmorency County Courthouse, 12265 M-32, Atlanta, MI 49709
Muskegon Muskegon Communit College, 221 Quarterline Road, Muskegon, MI 49442
Newaygo The Commons of Fremont, 5885 S. Warner Ave., Fremont, MI 49412
Oakland Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Avenue, Novi, MI 48374
Oceana Hart Community Center, 407 S. State Street, Hart, MI 49420
Ogemaw Ogemaw Building - 806 W. Houghton Ave., West Branch MI 48661
Ontonagon Konteka Restaurant, 400 Main St, White Pine, MI 49971
Osceola Osceola County Courthouse, 301 W. Upton St., Reed City, MI 49677
Otsego The University Center - 80 Livingston Blvd. Gaylord, MI 49735
Ottawa Ottawa Filmore St. Complex, 12220 Fillmore Street, West Olive, MI 49460
Presque Isle Lighthouse Restaurant, 377 N. 3rd St., Rogers City, MI 49779
Roscommon Markey Township Hall, County Road # 100, Markey Township, MI
Saginaw Thomas Township Public Safety Building, 8215 Shields Drive, Saginaw, Michigan 48609
Sanilac DeMotts Westpark Inn, 440 Sanilac Rd., Sandusky, MI 48471
Shiawassee Administrative and Office Building, 114 W. North St., Downstairs, Owosso, MI 48867
St Clair St. Clair County Administration Bldg., Dodge Auditorium, 200 Grand River Ave., Pt. Huron, MI 48060
St Joseph Dresser Business Center, Glen Oaks Community College - 62249 Shimmel Rd., Centreville MI 49032
Tuscola Oven Restaurant, 875 S. State St., Caro, MI 48723
Van Buren Van Buren ISD Conference Center (Loring Room), 490 South Paw Paw St., Lawrence , MI 49064
Washtenaw 3025 Boardwalk, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Wayne 11 Livonia City Hall Auditorium, 33000 Civic Center Drive, Livonia MI 48154
Wayne 12 Westfield Activity Center, 2700 Westfield Road, Trenton, Michigan 48183
Wayne 13 Joy Manor, 28999 Joy Rd., Westland MI 48185
Wayne 14 St. John Church, 2326 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48226
Wexford Wexford County Public Library, 411 S. Lake Street, Cadillac MI 49601

The Michigan Republican Party has arranged for special group rates at the following hotels for the August 2018 Michigan Republican State Convention. Guests should contact the hotel directly to make arrangements or visit the specific hotel’s reservation webpage. Please be certain to use the group code noted below in order to receive the special group rate. Rooms will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis and must be booked prior to hotel cut-off dates for the special group rates. There are Hotels that early cut-off dates but will honor the discounted rates after those dates if you call and let them know you are with the Michigan Republican Party State Convention.   We encourage you to make your reservations as soon as possible. If you have questions, please contact June Schweitzer at jschweitzer@migop.org. We look forward to seeing you in Lansing.  


Country Inn and Suites

21 East Grand River Ave

Lansing, MI 48912

For reservations, please call (517) 351-1440 or click HERE

(Event Date:  August 23, 24, 25 2018)

(Group Rate Cutoff Date: July 23, 2018)

Group Rate:   Two Queeen Beds $96.00 per night, plus tax

                        Studio King Bed   $99.0 per night, plus tax

                        One Bedroom One King  $105.00 per night, plus tax

                        Whirlpool Two Queens  $115.00 per night, plus tax

Crowne Plaza Lansing West

925 South Creyts Road

Lansing, MI 48917

For reservations, please call (877) 322-5544 or click HERE

Group Code: MRP

(Event Date: August 24-25, 2018)

(Group Rate Cutoff Date: July 25, 2018)

Group Rate:     Two Double Beds  $135.00 per night, plus tax

                        King Bed $135.00 per night, plus tax

Fairfield Inn, Eastwood TowneCenter

3320 Preyde Boulevard

Lansing, MI 48912

For reservations, please call (517) 374-6500 or click HERE

(Event Date: August 24-25, 2018)

(Group Rate Cutoff Date: August 3, 2018)

Book your group rate for MRP August Convention 

Quality Suites

901 Delta Commerce Drive

Lansing, MI 48917

For reservations, please call (517) 886-0600 or click HERE

(Event Date: August 23, 24, 25 20183)

Group Rate: King Bed  $105.00 per night, plus tax

Residence Inn Marriot

Lansing Residence Inn

922 Delta Commerce Dr.

Lansing, MI  48917

For reservations, please call (517) 886-5030 or click HERE

 (Event Date: August 24-25, 2018)

Group Rate: $119.00 per night, plus tax

Hampton Inn & Suites Lansing West

900 N. Canal Rd.

Lansing, MI 48917

For reservations, please call (517) 999-7900 or click HERE

 (Event Date: August 24-25, 2018)

Group Rate: $109.00 per night, plus tax