Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

— Abraham Lincoln

State Watch

The State of North Carolina is in the national news a lot these days. It's not always good news, but we're making progress! Keep up with us here on our state issues.

If you are interested in learning more reach us at ncga@indivisibleavl.org.

Demand Burr & Tillis Refuse Any SCOTUS Confirmation Before 2021

Write and call Senators Burr and Tillis and demand that they stick to the pledge they made in 2016 NOT to confirm any nominee for the Supreme Court during an election. In March of 2016, Thom Tillis said: “While President Obama is entitled to nominate an individual to the Supreme Court, the Senate has made…
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Tell Tillis & Burr to Support the HEROES Act

Schools cannot re-open safely with massive budget cuts, fewer educators, and less help for students. The House passed the HEROES Act to help, and we call on the Senate to take similar action now. Call Sen. Tillis at (202) 224-6342 and Sen. Burr at (202) 224-3154 and urge them to support the HEROES Act to…
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Save the Courts

Last week Mitch McConnell pushed through two more extremist nominees to the federal bench. The last one, inexperienced Corey Wilson, who has called the Affordable Care Act “perverse” and supported discriminatory efforts that would restrict voting rights for people of color, marked the 200th confirmation of President Trump’s judicial nominees. For comparison, President Obama had…
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Tell Sens. Tillis & Burr to REJECT Extremist Judicial Nominees Cory Wilson & Justin Walker

Last week the Senate Judiciary Committee voted 12-10 (on a straight party line) to recommend two extremist right-wing judges to lifetime appointments —  Justin Walker to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, and Cory Wilson to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. And now, Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell is hell-bent on ramming through a…
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Hendersonville Press Conference March 27 on Petitioning Sen. Tillis to Make the Mueller Report Public

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!

Sign this petition to Senators Tillis and Burr, urging them to take action to make the Mueller Report public. Then join us Wednesday afternoon, March 27, at 12:30 pm, as we deliver a stack of petitions to Sen. Tillis’s office at the Historic Courthouse Square in Hendersonville. The petition states simply: “Americans have the right…
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North Carolina Senate

Terry Van Duyn (D) District 49

North Carolina House of Representatives

Susan Fisher (D) District 114

John Ager (D) District 115

Brain Turner (D) District 116

The Latest on Redistricting

Demand Burr & Tillis Refuse Any SCOTUS Confirmation Before 2021

By Brenda Murphree | September 20, 2020

Write and call Senators Burr and Tillis and demand that they stick to the pledge they made in 2016 NOT to confirm any nominee for the Supreme Court during an election. In March of 2016, Thom Tillis said: “While President Obama is entitled to nominate an individual to the Supreme Court, the Senate has made…

End-of-Summer “Ice Cream for Democracy” Outreach Event

By Brenda Murphree | September 6, 2020

With a great turnout at two locations, Indivisible AVL wrapped up our “Ice Cream for Democracy” voter outreach events on Saturday, September 5th. In partnership with Sweet Ride Asheville, we again brought free ice cream for kids and voting info for adults to neighbors in the Haw Creek community and to residents of Ledgewood Village…

Indivisible AVL Awarded GROW Grant

By Brenda Murphree | August 29, 2020

The national Indivisible Project has awarded Indivisible AVL a GROW Grant, for help with community outreach in its 2020 “Let’s All Vote!” Campaign. The GrassRoots Organizing Wins (GROW) Grant program was designed to support group collaboration and capacity building, with funds awarded for projects, supplies, trainings, venues, vendors and more. The purpose of the GROW…

The Latest on Medicaid Expansion

Demand Burr & Tillis Refuse Any SCOTUS Confirmation Before 2021

By Brenda Murphree | September 20, 2020

Write and call Senators Burr and Tillis and demand that they stick to the pledge they made in 2016 NOT to confirm any nominee for the Supreme Court during an election. In March of 2016, Thom Tillis said: “While President Obama is entitled to nominate an individual to the Supreme Court, the Senate has made…

End-of-Summer “Ice Cream for Democracy” Outreach Event

By Brenda Murphree | September 6, 2020

With a great turnout at two locations, Indivisible AVL wrapped up our “Ice Cream for Democracy” voter outreach events on Saturday, September 5th. In partnership with Sweet Ride Asheville, we again brought free ice cream for kids and voting info for adults to neighbors in the Haw Creek community and to residents of Ledgewood Village…

Indivisible AVL Awarded GROW Grant

By Brenda Murphree | August 29, 2020

The national Indivisible Project has awarded Indivisible AVL a GROW Grant, for help with community outreach in its 2020 “Let’s All Vote!” Campaign. The GrassRoots Organizing Wins (GROW) Grant program was designed to support group collaboration and capacity building, with funds awarded for projects, supplies, trainings, venues, vendors and more. The purpose of the GROW…

The Latest on Special Elections

Demand Burr & Tillis Refuse Any SCOTUS Confirmation Before 2021

By Brenda Murphree | September 20, 2020

Write and call Senators Burr and Tillis and demand that they stick to the pledge they made in 2016 NOT to confirm any nominee for the Supreme Court during an election. In March of 2016, Thom Tillis said: “While President Obama is entitled to nominate an individual to the Supreme Court, the Senate has made…

End-of-Summer “Ice Cream for Democracy” Outreach Event

By Brenda Murphree | September 6, 2020

With a great turnout at two locations, Indivisible AVL wrapped up our “Ice Cream for Democracy” voter outreach events on Saturday, September 5th. In partnership with Sweet Ride Asheville, we again brought free ice cream for kids and voting info for adults to neighbors in the Haw Creek community and to residents of Ledgewood Village…

Indivisible AVL Awarded GROW Grant

By Brenda Murphree | August 29, 2020

The national Indivisible Project has awarded Indivisible AVL a GROW Grant, for help with community outreach in its 2020 “Let’s All Vote!” Campaign. The GrassRoots Organizing Wins (GROW) Grant program was designed to support group collaboration and capacity building, with funds awarded for projects, supplies, trainings, venues, vendors and more. The purpose of the GROW…