April General Meeting: Growing the GOP Tent

Is the GOP Tent Expanding or Is it Just Full of Hot Air?

A Discussion on the GOP’s Minority Engagement Efforts

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.

(Cocktails at 6:30 pm – Meeting at 7:00 pm)

The Camden Roosevelt – 2101 16th Street NW, Washington, DC

Please join the DC Chapter of Log Cabin Republicans for an evening to
discuss the GOP’s efforts to expand the Party with:

Raffi Williams

Deputy Press Secretary, Republican National Committee


 Jill Homan

DC National Committeewoman & Founder of CityGop.org


March General Meeting – The Debate Over ENDA

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Trevor Burrus

(Research Fellow, Cato Institute’s Center for Constitutional Studies) @TCBurrus


Christian Berle

 (Legislative Director, Freedom to Work)


Wednesday, March 19, 2014

6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.

(Cocktails at 6:30 pm – Meeting at 7:00 pm)

The Camden Roosevelt – 2101 16th Street NW, Washington, DC 20009


Trevor Burrus is a research fellow at the Cato Institute’s (@CatoInstitute) Center for Constitutional Studies. His research interests include constitutional, civil and criminal law, legal and political philosophy and legal history. His academic work has appeared in journals such as the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, the Albany Government Law Review, and the Syracuse Law Review. His popular writing has appeared in Forbes, USA Today, the Huffington Post, the New York Daily News and others. He is the editor of A Conspiracy Against Obamacare (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013).

Christian Berle is Legislative Director at Freedom to Work (@FreedomtoWork).  Before that, he served as Director of Communications and Coalitions for Richard Tisei for Congress Campaign in Massachusetts’ Sixth Congressional District. From 2009 through 2012, he served as Deputy Executive Director of the Log Cabin Republicans, overseeing the organization’s PAC, legislative and political operations, and all administrative matters. Previously, he served on the McCain for President Campaign in the coalitions and online media departments, worked in the Political Department of the National Federation of Independent Business and worked for the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, under Senator Olympia Snowe (R-ME).

Upcoming Chapter Events

Upcoming Chapter Events Mar 14


From all the social media posts over the past couple of weeks, it appears that many of you have been busy cheering on the US in the Winter Olympics or, more likely, binge-watching season two of House of Cards.  Now that you may have some free time, consider joining the DC Chapter of Log Cabin Republicans at several upcoming events we have planned! 

Don’t worry, between our lively discussions on ENDA and LCR candidates, you can hang-on to all the hype by comparing which House of Card character you favor from the Buzzfeed quiz you undoubtedly took, brag about how many DC places you could pinpoint from the opening scene,  or dish about your favorite Johnny Wier outfit as well!



Wednesday, February 26th Connect with thousands of LGBTA professionals and stop by the DC Log Cabin Republicans table and help us spread the word about what we do and recruit members at the Capital Area Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce’s 6th Annual Mega Networking and Social Event at Town Danceboutique from 6:30pm-8:30pm.  This event is FREE, but all must register at http://bit.ly/1hw8Q0d

Thursday, March 6th – It’s the first Thursday of the month, so you know what that means!  Kick off ”March Madness”  and join the DC Log Cabin Republicans at our Monthly Happy Hour upstairs at Nellies Sports Bar from 6:30pm-8:30pm.

Tuesday, March 11th Help elect Log Cabin Republicans to office by joining us, along with special guest S.E. Cupp, at the Equality Leadership Fund’s Event in Support of Carl DeMaio, Candidate for Congress CA-52, and Richard Tisei, Candidate for Congress MA-06.  Because the DC Chapter of Log Cabin Republicans is a Co-Host for this event, our members can attend for a special rate of $50, but feel free to donate more or become a Co-Host yourself!  For more information and to RSVP, please see the attached flyer and remember to mention that you are a registered member of our Chapter.

Wednesday, March 19th Please join the DC Log Cabin Republicans for our March Meeting on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) with guest speakers Christian Berle, Legislative Director for Freedom to Work and Trevor Burrus, Research Fellow, Center for Constitutional Studies at The Cato Institute.   Meeting will be held in the community room at the Camden Roosevelt located at 2101 16th Street, NW. 

Photos from the 2013 Holiday Party


NEW DATE! Tues, Dec 10TH – DC LCR Holiday Party!

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‘Tis the season! Join DC Log Cabin Republicans for our annual Holiday Party!

Tuesday, December 10th from 6:30-8:30

Jose Cunningham and Greg Nelson have once again graciously open up their beautiful home to our group for this event.  Their home is located at 1609 16th Street NW.

For more information, please email: info@dclogcabin.org.

This year’s Holiday Party is sponsored by Clean Cut Shredding.  If your office uses a shredding service, please consider using a local, gay-owned LCR friendly business!  For more info, please visit http://www.cleancutshredding.com

November General Meeting – Obamacare: If We Can’t End It, How to Mend It?


David Frum is a contributing editor at The Daily Beast and a CNN contributor. He is the
author of eight books, including most recently the e-book Why Romney Lost and his first novel, Patriots,
published in April 2012. In 2001-2002, he served as speechwriter and
special assistant to President George W. Bush.

He is a member of the board of the Republican Jewish Coalition and the reformist conservative
think tank, R Street. Frum is also president of the Frum Development
Group, a privately held real estate company in Toronto.



Happy Hour This Thursday – October 3rd!


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