Defending Democracy with Informed Community Action in WNC

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

— Abraham Lincoln

US Congress Watch

We're here to collect and disseminate information on congressional actions, and to hold our elected representatives accountable. We are working to create a government that represents all the people.

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

FOCUS GROUPS

  • Senator Richard Burr
  • Senator Thom Tillis
  • Representative Patrick McHenry
  • Representative Mark Meadows

 

ACTIONS

  • Meet with congressional staff to discuss our concerns
  • Follow our representatives activities and determine how to hold them accountable to their constituents.

April Meeting: National Security Expert Jonathan Tetzlaff

Join us for Indivisible AVL’s April meeting! Security consultant Jonathan Tetzlaff will speak about what may be ahead for 2018 in U.S./North Korean relations. Jonathan has worked for the U.S. government and for private corporations as a foreign affairs analyst and has made numerous trips to North Korea over the last several years. Learn more about…
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Sign Up to Be a Homework Helper!

Help support our new Community Partnership Project and sign up to be a Homework Helper today! The K-5 After-School Program at the Dr. Wesley Grant Sr. Southside Recreation Center needs volunteers to help kids with homework. Sign up for as little as one or two hours a week—or even a couple of hours a month—on any…
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February Meeting: Kelly Garvy & KillTheBill

At this month’s general meeting we welcome Kelly Garvy, founder of KillTheBill, who’ll speak with us about what’s going on in the NC General Assembly (NCGA) in Raleigh and what we can do to get involved and help ensure that our legislature works FOR the citizens of North Carolina, not against us. For more, and…
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HKonJ Moral March on Raleigh

Join us on Saturday, February 10, as we march on the state capital in alliance with the NC NAACP and hundreds of other sponsor organizations in the annual Moral March on Raleigh. Moral March on Raleigh The Historic Thousands on Jones Street (HKonJ) People’s Assembly Coalition holds an annual mobilization called the Moral March on Raleigh &…
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Clean Dream Act Now! Beer & Politics Feb 7

Beer & Politics is an informal letter-writing drop-in open to everyone, held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month. This week our focus is on getting a clean Dream Act, as promised during Congress’s recent budget showdown. Drop by the Westville Pub after work on any B&P Wednesday, any time between 5:30 and…
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Indivisible AVL General Meeting

Join us on Tuesday, January 30, at Pack Library Auditorium (67 Haywood Street, in downtown Asheville), from 6:00 to 7:30 pm, as we kick off the new year with monthly general meetings, which are planned for the last Tuesday evening of every month at various central locations. Each month we’ll give updates on recent and…
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Richard Burr

 

  • May 3, 2017. Today our members met with Richard Burr's staff in the Asheville office to express our concerns with the Senate Intelligence Committees investigation into Russian interference in our presidential election. Our Request: That Senator Burr provide regular and frequent updates via his website and public pronouncements to the press about the progress of the committee. Read our full memo here: Senate Intelligence Committee Memo

 

Thom Tillis

Patrick McHenry

Mark Meadows

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