September 17th, 2015 (Tampa, FL) – The Tampa Bay Young Republicans held their first event with their newly elected Executive Board – a watch party for the CNN Republican Primary Debate. Held at Mojitos restaurant at the Crowne Plaza, Westshore, the lively event was also the first of the TBYRs at the Crowne Plaza, and they look forward to even more events with the hotel as the year progresses.
With an attendance of over 50 guests, everyone was able to watch the debate, enjoy Happy Hour specials specifically extended for TBYR, partake in a marble straw poll, and even meet with Lt. Governor and United States Senate Candidate, Carlos Lopez Cantera.
Of the straw poll taken by the TBYRs, Jeb Bush won the most votes. interestingly enough, Bush just opened his main Florida campaign headquarters in the Tampa Bay area, highlighting the fundamental importance of the region.
The TBYRs next event will be their monthly meeting on September 22nd at the Crowne Plaza, Westshore. For more information, click here.