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Follow Up: Emergency Protest in Defense of Mueller Investigation on Nov. 8

Contact Your Members of Congress! Our  Senators, Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and Reps, Mark Meadows and Patrick McHenry need to hear from all of us. They need to hear that we expect them to prevent an obstruction of justice by President Trump in the Mueller investigation. Trump’s new handpicked Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker…

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Emergency Protest in Defense of Mueller Investigation on Nov. 8 at Vance Monument in Asheville

WHAT: “Nobody Is Above the Law” Protest Defending Mueller Investigation WHO: Indivisible Asheville/WNC WHERE: Pack Square, Vance Monument WHEN: Nov. 8, 5:00 P.M. HASHTAG: #NotAboveTheLaw Emergency protests are planned across the country on Nov. 8 at 5 p.m. in response to President Trump’s decision to appoint Matt Whitaker as acting Attorney General. Whitaker is a partisan…

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Final Election Countdown: VOTE!

All right, this is it. For the last five weeks, we’ve been looking at short and easy ways to get out the vote for this important election. Now election time is here. ELECTION WEEK Action: VOTE! Early voting in North Carolina ended on Saturday, so if you missed it, this week’s action tip is simple:…

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Support Tree of Life & Stop the Violence

Enough is enough. In the wake of the Tree of Life Synagogue Massacre—the deadliest attack on Jews in the history of  the United States—and on the eve of a critical election, it’s time to demand that our leaders take action to protect the American public. It’s time to stop the violence perpetrated by hateful people…

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Election Countdown Week 1: Volunteer!

With only 8 days  left before Election Day, it’s time to pull out the stops.  If you haven’t voted already, find a convenient Early Voting place and do it now! Then use this week to volunteer and help get out the vote. Week 1 Countdown Tip: Volunteer! Here are a few ways to plug in…

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Election Countdown Week 2: #NixAllSix

Tick-tock. Only 15 more days until Election Day! This week’s Countdown Tip: A quick and easy explanation of the harmless-sounding Constitutional Amendments appearing on our ballots–and the importance of voting NO on all six. WEEK 2 Countdown Tip: Learn About the Constitutional Amendments & Why It’s Important to #NixAllSix There’s a reason all five former NC…

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Election Countdown Week 3: Vote Early

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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Election Countdown Week 4: Get Your Sample Ballot

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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