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Countdown to Election Day: Week 3 Action

Only 23 days to go! Please add this week’s Countdown Tip and Outreach Tip  to your to-do list for the week. It’s a quick and easy way to make a difference in November. WEEK 3 Countdown Tip: Take Advantage of Early Voting! Early Voting starts this Wednesday, October 17, and runs through the Saturday morning before Election Day. Remember, you…

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Update on #NixAllSix

This Election Day, six constitutional amendments proposed by the NC General Assembly (NCGA) will appear at the end of the ballot for everyone in North Carolina. Each one appears with a misleading name and description, with language set by current lawmakers, and we will be asked to vote FOR or AGAINST each amendment. The amendments…

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Countdown to Election Day: Week 4 Action

Only 30 days to go! Please add this week’s Countdown Tip and Outreach Tip to your to-do list for the week. It’s a quick and easy way to make a difference in November. WEEK 4 Countdown Tip: Review Your Sample Ballot Get prepared! Voters anywhere in North Carolina can find their exact Sample Ballot through…

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Join Our Relational Voter Program & Help Get Out The Vote!

Would you like to join Indivisible AVL’s Relational Voter Program (RVP)? RVP has been show to be 10x more effective than canvassing, and it increases voter turnout by up to 22%! How? By having real conversations with people we know. For a good intro and training in the RVP program, start with this short (15-minute) RVP…

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Countdown To Election Day: Week 5 Action

We’ve got just five weeks before the election, and we all know the secret sauce: turnout. In these final days before the midterms, Indivisible AVL will be focusing on one thing each week we can all do to get ready and to help others get ready and commit to vote. So buckle up! Here we…

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Tell City Council to make the switch to Clean, Renewable Power

Across the nation, people are realizing that modernizing our cities with 100% renewable energy will help create jobs and boost local economies. We need you you to make the clean energy future a reality. Send an email to the Asheville City council telling them to make switch to renewable energy. Cities like Aspen, CO, Georgetown,…

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Help Asheville Commit to 100% Renewable Energy

The City of Asheville’s Sustainable Advisory Committee on Energy and the Environment (SACEE), which develops and recommends policy concerning sustainability to City Council, just yesterday passed a resolution calling on the City to transition its municipal operations to 100% renewable energy by 2030. This is one more step in Asheville’s transition to a clean energy…

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Action Alert: #NixAllSix

The N.C. General Assembly has approved 6 constitutional amendments to appear at the end of the 2018 General Election ballot. All 6 amendments have drawn criticism for being concocted in secret, vaguely-written, and permanent changes drafted with partisan intent. These amendments are unnecessary power grabs, and are worded with intention to be confusing to voters.…

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Families Belong Together! June 30

Trump and his administration have been systematically criminalizing immigration and immigrants, from revoking Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) to ramping up intimidating ICE tactics. For many this has brought to light the countless issues within our immigration system.

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ERA-NC Advocacy Day on June 27

One more state. Not one more generation. We urge you to participate in ERA-NC Advocacy Day on Wednesday, June 27th at the NCGA in Raleigh. This CALL TO ACTION comes on the heels of Illinois becoming the 37th state to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). Only one more state ratification is needed to amend the US Constitution. NC is now the…

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