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2016 Dallas GOP Reagan Day Dinner Irving Republican Women’s Club receives the “Club of the Year Award”.

March 14th Meeting

**Attention new location

PJ’s Restaurant

2301 N. O’Connor (N of hi 183 before you reach Rochelle on the left).
Irving Tx 75062
Come early for great food.(Dutch Treat – Full Menu)
Social 6:30 pm
Program 7:00 pm – Q & A to follow

May come earlier to order meal or drink – we have room at 6:00 pm

 Our Guest Speaker

Alice Linahan



Alice Linahan is a Politically-Active Texas Mom who has worked hard in the trenches of the Grassroots Movement.
 As an established leader in New Media with Voices Empower and as Vice President of Women on the Wall, Alice brings audiences a servant’s voice with a heartfelt, funny tone and when truth needs to be told in a bold, fresh manner Alice can deliver. She brings alive the stories from the trenches of the movement of parents asking… #CANiSEE what you are teaching my child that is taking America by storm. Alice is a radio talk show host of the Women On the Wall Radio Show in addition to being the Author of book ‘A Parents Guide Through Your Child’s #1 Threat; 21st Century Learning and the Common Core’. Alice Linahan is a winner of the 2014 UPTON SINCLAIR AWARD with for her work as an Advocate for Securing the Best of Education Policies for the next generation of American children.
Alice has worked tirelessly exposing the dangers of Common Core, educating people on the seriousness of the issue and how best to be engaged in the battle. She is on track to re-define the meaning of “boots on the ground.” Specifically, she is implementing a communication team strategy that gives parents, grandparents and tax payers the tools to “ENGAGE” and change hearts and minds vs. just a CLICK “LIKE” mentality on social media.
Alice Linahan speaks publicly throughout the country to educate the public on the truth about the fundamental transformation of education in America. 
Alice has been described as “Passionate in everything she does and she is proof that one person can make a difference. 

 Past Events

February 8th Meeting:

Please join us at IPI (Institute For Policy Innovation) @

Tower 1320
1320 Greenway Drive, First Floor Conference Room
Irving, Texas 75038
Check in:  6:30 PM
Program:  7:00 to 8:00 PM, Q&A to Follow

Our Guest

  Locke Neely

Security Specialist
Locke’s training and experience in security and criminal investigations as an Agent with the U.S. Secret Service and Department of Defense, combined with his legal education and the practice of law in the areas of complex investigations, employment law, workplace violence, and forensics, allow him to bring a unique expertise to his current role as Vice President of Global Risk Operations at Trident Response Group. Additionally, and as a result of this unique combination of experience, Locke has access to an extensive global network of current and former federal agents, military special operations personnel, forensic experts (including accounting, computer, and handwriting), and forensic psychologists and psychiatrists, ready to meet the special needs or challenges of his clients.

Locke’s excellent working relationship with numerous government agencies including the F.B.I., the U.S. Secret Service, and the U. S. Attorney’s Office; and his continuing liaison with Federal, State, and Local Law Enforcement and Prosecutorial Authorities are invaluable assets to TRG clients.


January 11th Meeting

Doug DuBois, Jr.

Executive Director of the Texas State Rifle Association (TSRA)

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Senator Don Huffines, SD 16 presents letter of service and appreciation to IRWC




December 14th Meeting

IRWC Christmas Party and Installation of Officers




October 29th


The Irving Republican Women’s Club and the Coppell Republican Women are hosting Kris “Tanto” Paronto at a very special Veteran’s Day event on Thursday, October 29 at Las Colinas Country Club, 4400 N. O’Connor Rd, Irving 75062. Mr. Paronto was part of a CIA annex security team that responded to the terrorist attack on the US Special Mission in Benghazi, Libya, September 11th, 2012 helping to save over 20 lives while fighting off terrorists from the CIA Annex for more than 13 hours. In his presentation, 13 HOURS: THE INSIDE ACCOUNT OF WHAT REALLY HAPPENED IN BENGHAZI”, Kris tells the insider account of what happened during the 13 hours of assault.



The Irving Republican Women’s Club, the Republican Party of Texas and the Texas Asian Republican of North Texas will once again partner to host an Asian American Republican Reception. This year the event will be held September 10th at Hackberry Creek Country Club in Irving and James Ho, former Texas Solicitor General, will serve as our guest speaker.  Our emcee is Karen Gren Scholer, a principal of Carter Scholer Arnett Hamada & Mockler, PLLC.  Part of the evening’s program will be to honor our military.

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Eric Mahroum, Representative for Matt Rinaldi, Todd Martin, District Administrator for Congressman Kenny Marchant, Elena Blake, IRWC President, The Honorable Chuck DeVore and Tom Giovanetti, President of The Institute for Policy Innovation at the IRWC June Meeting.

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The Honorable Chuck DeVore, Vice President of Policy, Texas Public Policy Foundation signing his book “The Texas Model: Prosperity is the Lone Star State and Lessons for America” for new Associate Member Shawn Leigh.

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I Elena Blake, President of the Irving Republican Women’s Club chatting with The Honorable Chuck DeVore at the June IRWC Meeting.


David Dang, President of Ben Thanh Plaza, LLC, Elena Blake, President of Irving Republican Women’s Club, Blessie Macaraeg, Treasurer of the Tarrant County Asian American Chamber of Commerce and Chau T. Q. Stone, President of The Source of Hope attended the TCAACC May social/networking event in Arlington.


The Irving Republican Women’s Club and the Institute for Policy Innovation hosted at their May meeting guest speaker Lauren Hammer, Director of Public Affairs in Chairman Christi Craddick’s office at the Railroad Commission of Texas. In attendance were Eric Mahroum, Representative for Matt Rinaldi, Mayor Beth Van Duyne, Elena, Lauren and Wes Mays, Coppell City Council. The Railroad Commission of Texas is the state agency with primary regulatory jurisdiction over the oil and natural gas industry, pipeline transporters, natural gas and hazardous liquid pipeline industry, natural gas utilities, the LP-gas industry, and coal and uranium surface mining operations.

Hear dynamic conservative speakers each month at the Irving Republican Women’s Club regular meeting: 6 p.m. chat and dine; 7 p.m. meeting Regular Meeting Location: I-HOP Restaurant, 900 Market, Irving TX
facing Hwy 635 just west of MacArthur. Join us. Click Speaker Agenda for details. RSVP to Elena Blake (214) 213-6368 or e-mail