Welcome to Tazewell County Republicans

Our Illinois county has a long heritage of Republican leaders on the local, Illinois and federal levels of government who have been committed to accountable, limited, and loyally constitutional government.

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The presidential debate schedule has been finalized. 

Details have been finalized for a debate viewing party for the first debate.  The following links provide details for these events.

September 26 Debate Party details

October 9 Debate Party details

October 19 Debate Party details

We look forward to seeing you at these events.


Election Headquarters Hours

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  • Wednesdays from 10:00AM to 2:00PM
  • Saturdays from 9:00AM to 1:00PM

 Our location is 1000 Court Street, Pekin







Tazewell County GOP Breakfast - August 13th

Join us at Jack's Cafe in Tremont on August 13th.


Event Details


Governor's Day at the State Fair - Bus Trip - August 17th

Peoria County Republican Central Committee is again providing bus transportation to Governor's Day at the Illinois State Fair.

Event Details








Calendar of Events

Please find our Calendar of Events for the Fairs, Festivals & Parades in 2016. We need volunteers to man the Tazewell County GOP Booth.  We encourage all Republican Candidates (or their representatives) to RSVP what days and hours they will be in the booth.  All Republican Candidates (local, state & federal) are responsible to deliver their yard signs, literature, and other printed material to Tazewell County GOP Headquarters. (We prefer material be delivered directly to the GOP Booth at the festival site)

Calendar of Events

Event Details

You may RSVP by clicking on the Event Details, or you can RSVP to Mary Burress as soon as possible at (309) 241-7563 or mary.burress@yahoo.com;
1) The times that you are manning the GOP Booth
2) If you are walking in any of the Parades
3) Coordinating the delivery of campaign signs, literature, etc.



4/13/16 - At the Biennial County Convention, the Precinct Committeemen re-elected Mary Burress as the Chairman of the Tazewell County Republican Central Committee.




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On March 4, the Tazewell County Republicans hosted the 49th Lincoln Day Dinner at Embassy Suites East Peoria Riverfront Hotel & Conference Center

Event Details




General Primary Election - March 15

Election Results


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The 2015 Tazewell County Veteran of the Year is Clifford Hasselbacher.  On July 18 at the annual Veterans' Breakfast at the Morton American Legion Post 318 hosted by Sheriff Bob Huston, Cliff's brief remarks included the declaration that he is not a hero, the heroes are in Europe in the WWII Cemeteries.  Cliff proclaims himself as the luckiest man in the world.

 Recent Veterans of the Year