The 5th District Republican Party Convention was held on Saturday, April 11, 2021, in Lenoir, NC. There were hundreds of delegates who came from the ten counties that make up the 5th District. Congresswoman Virginia Foxx kicked the convention off by bringing an update from Washington. There were also numerous NC State Representatives and Senators from the 5th who also made presentations, including our own Senator Ted Alexander. State GOP Chairman Michael Whatley addressed the convention and provided insight for the coming months of 2021 and beyond.
The Cleveland County Delegation included 26 members from Cleveland County in attendance either in-person or virtually. Alexander County GOP Chairman Jack Simms was elected as the new 5th District Chairman. The Conventions held across the State are where the work of the party is conducted and it is preparing for the Annual State GOP Convention. This year's State Convention will be held in Greenville, NC June 3-6, 2021. For more information on the State GOP Convention please contact [email protected]