This is a great unifying event for WNC Republicans!
Great speaker – please consider attending…
Trish Smothers – Former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton will headline the 25th Annual Charles Taylor Christmas Dinner. Bolton has served in several Republican administrations, and was appointed Ambassador to the United Nations by President George W. Bush. He also served as under secretary of state for arms control and international security. Bolton was an assistant to Secretary of State James Baker and was a protégé of conservative North Carolina Senator Jesse Helms.
Also appearing will be North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore. Former Congressman Taylor has praised both the North Carolina State House, Senate, and members of the Council of State for their work in moving North Carolina forward. The program will include updates from federal, state and local elected officials on important political issues.
The Christmas Dinner will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, December 16 at the Expo Center at the Crowne Plaza Resort in Asheville. A separate, private reception begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Blue Ridge Room. Tickets for the Christmas Dinner are $60 per person. Tickets for the private reception to meet the guest speakers are $150 per person and include admission to the dinner. Checks should be made out to “Charles Taylor Christmas Dinner” and mailed to: P.O. Box 7587, Asheville, NC 28802. In order to guarantee a seat at the dinner, tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information please contact Trish Smothers at (828) 243-2187 or firstname.lastname@example.org.