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Recent News

Release the Report: An Ordinary Citizen’s View

April 5, 2019

Indivisible AVL volunteers and supporters held a press conference for the local media on Thursday, April 4, at 3:00 pm,…

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“Make It Public!” Press Conference Urges Sen. Tillis to Call for Making Mueller Report Public

March 27, 2019

Indivisible AVL and Progress NC Action held a press conference in front of Sen. Tillis’s Hendersonville office on March 26, with 5,000 petitions urging him to make the Mueller Report public.

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Hendersonville Press Conference March 27 on Petitioning Sen. Tillis to Make the Mueller Report Public

March 26, 2019

A coalition of grassroots activist groups will gather Wednesday at 12:30 to speak to the press and deliver boxes of over 5,000 signed petitions to Sen. Tillis, urging him make the full Mueller Report public.

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Sign Now: Make the Mueller Report Public!

March 23, 2019

Sign this petition to Senators Tillis and Burr, urging them to take action to make the Mueller Report public. Then…

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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