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Beer and Politics

June 7, 2017

Join us Tuesday evening, June 13, at Asheville Brewing downtown (77 Coxe Avenue), between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m., for the…

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“Even Conservatives Know We Need Healthcare”

May 23, 2017

Indivisible AVL healthcare team member Frank Fox has a letter published in the Asheville Citizen-Times

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Citizens Hold Mark Meadows’ Town Hall Without Him

May 18, 2017

On May 13, 2017 over 150 people gathered in Jackson Park in Hendersonville for a Mark Meadows Town Hall. The event was organized by Hendersonville Indivisible along with other local activists. Although Congressman Meadows had been invited to meet with constituents and hear their concerns, he did not attend. So over a dozen speakers addressed the crowd to discuss Health Care, Immigration and the Environment.

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Essential Health Benefits: Office Visit With Rep. McHenry Staff

May 5, 2017

Two of our members recently met with Roger Kumpf, Rep. Patrick McHenry’s staff member at his Black Mountain office, to…

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Recent Actions See All>

Reject House Bill 370

Oppose House Bill 370, which would force NC county sheriffs to comply with ICE detainer requests.
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Tell NC Lawmakers to Cover People Without Insurance through Medicaid Expansion

Sign the petition to expand Medicaid for uninsured North Carolinians and close the healthcare coverage gap.
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5 Actions To Take after the June 5 Candlelight Vigils for Medicaid Expansion

Tell Your Healthcare Story. Your story matters! Even though talking about being uninsured and not being able to access the care you need when you’re sick is difficult to do, oftentimes it’s the stories that lawmakers hear about everyday North Carolinians that can move their hearts and minds. Please share your srory with Rebecca Cerese,…
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Keep Up the Pressure for the ERA

The Equal Rights Amendment is still an active bill in the General Assembly. In the next few weeks, please escalate personal visits, emails, letters, and calls with your elected representatives and senators in the NC General Assembly.  It needs to be a face-to-face visit, individualized mailing, or phone call. First, if you’re outside of Buncombe County and your state representative or…
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Oppose Duke Energy Rate Hike Bills

Call your NC State Representative to oppose North Carolina House Bill 624, which would allow electric monopolies to get a single regulatory approval for five years of rate hikes.
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Upcoming Events

  1. Asheville Uprising: Energy Justice for North Carolina

    July 22 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Poor People’s Campaign: Monthly Meeting

    August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Poor People’s Campaign: Community Potluck

    September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  4. Poor People’s Campaign: Monthly Meeting

    October 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  5. Poor People’s Campaign: Monthly Meeting

    November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm