THURSDAY 7/6/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Back in the Saddle

I hope everyone had an exciting or relaxing 4th of July, depending on what you were trying to achieve. Sorry for the delay in calls to action this week. We partied a little too hard here and needed an extra day to recover. 🍸🇺🇸 🎆

FEDERAL:

An awesome group of 6th District Indivisible folks went to join the Tuesdays with Tillis group who are advocating for expanded healthcare for everyone. Thanks to 6th District Indivisible, for your hard work. Pictures here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/IndivisibleNC6th/permalink/1355095034568806/

Call your Senators again today and tell them that the Senate “healthcare” bill (BCRA) is unacceptable. Pick a provision in the bill to talk about. There are so many:

  • Slashing Medicaid
  • Elimination of the mandate
  • Some conditions may not be covered, which is no different than denial for preexisting condition
  • Older people can be charged 5 times more than younger people
  • States can decide what qualifies as an essential health benefits
  • Ban on caps doesn’t change, but state can opt out
  • Pregnant women ineligible for Medicaid
  • Ends requirement for insurance to cover birth control

SCRIPT: Hi, I’m calling from __________, NC. I want to urge the Senator to vote NO on the BCRA recently put forward by the Senate. This bill is badly thought-out and plainly cruel. [Insert your choice of provisions from the bill]. Can you tell me how the Senator plans to vote on the bill so that I will know how to vote when the Senator comes up for reelection? Thank you for your time.

If you have friends who live in any of the above states, tell them they need to call their senators and urge them to vote NO on the BCRA “healthcare” bill.

HISTORY LESSON:

 

This woman’s name appears on the Declaration of Independence. So why don’t we know her story? – If you’ve never noticed it or heard of her, you aren’t alone. She’s a Founding Mother, of sorts, yet few folks know about her. And some of America’s earliest bureaucrats did their best to shut her down. Same old, same old.

I had no idea.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Informational Session from Asheboro Indivisible – Join the folks from Asheboro Indivisible for an informational session and postcard avalanche Thursday July 13, 2017 at 6:30PM in the downstairs meeting room of the Asheboro Library.

Blue Jean Gala Planning Committee/Executive Committee Meeting – Tuesday July 11, 2017 at Democratic Headquarters 803 W. Salisbury St. Asheboro. Blue Jean Gala Meeting at 5:30PM Executive Committee Meeting to follow immediately after at 7:00PM

NCDP Unity Dinner (Formerly Jefferson-Jackson Dinner) Saturday July 15, 2017 7:00-10:00PM at Talley Student Union on the campus of NC State in Raleigh. Guest speaker will be former US Attorney General Eric Holder.

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FRIDAY 6/30/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Resistance

RESISTANCE IS FERTILE 🌻

The resistance is growing every single day. I thought I’d take some time today to put some inspirational news and maybe some random silliness out there. These calls to action can get pretty depressing sometimes, when we see all that we’re up against.  We need a reminder that our resistance is working. We are making a difference in the world. Thank you all for your participation and persistence.

I’m taking a couple of days off. I’ll be back July 5th with the usual calls to action.

 

 

 

Handmaids Converge On Albany To Demand Expanded Abortion And Contraception Rights – I love this method of protest. It is infinitely creepy and attention-getting and just perfect to counter the He-Man, Woman Haters Club in Congress and our state legislatures.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Some Good News from Jen Hoffman’s Action Checklist for Americans of Conscience

 

Congressional Black Caucus Declines Invite to Trump’s Photo Op Disguised As a Meeting

“While we agreed to explore possible future discussions when we first met, it has become abundantly clear that a conversation with the entire CBC would not be entirely productive, given the actions taken by your administration since our first meeting,” Richmond wrote.

Some of the disconcerting actions Richmond cited include proposed Pell grant cuts, Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s acceleration of the war on drugs, and budget cuts to HBCUs. The letter then mentions eight instances in which the CBC reached out to the White House with concerns without ever receiving a response.

Protesting the “healthcare” bill – outside Mitch McConnell’s office, protesters in wheelchairs were forcibly removed, some dragged from their wheelchairs. Thank you to these brave folks.

  

 

National Bailout Day – Donate – Pre-trial incarceration has catastrophic impacts on our communities in particular. Black people are over two times more likely to be arrested and once arrested are twice as likely to be caged before trial. Our LBGTQ and gender nonconforming family are targeted and caged at even more alarming rates, and once in jail are significantly more likely to be sexually and physically abused. For instance, one in five transgender women have spent time in prison or jail and one in three of them reported being sexually assaulted while there.

 

 Anna Navarro needs to come on over to our side. It’s obvious the Republican Party has nothing for her anymore. C’mon over, Anna. We have cookies!

 

 

And Mika Brzezinski’s reply to Cheeto von Tweeto’s morning rage-tweet from the toilet.

 

Protesting a “Campaign Event” Wednesday evening

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Informational Session from Asheboro Indivisible – Join the folks from Asheboro Indivisible for an informational session and postcard avalanche Thursday July 13, 2017 at 6:30PM in the downstairs meeting room of the Asheboro Library.

Blue Jean Gala Planning Committee/Executive Committee Meeting – Tuesday July 11, 2017 at Democratic Headquarters 803 W. Salisbury St. Asheboro. Blue Jean Gala Meeting at 5:30PM Executive Committee Meeting to follow immediately after at 7:00PM

NCDP Unity Dinner (Formerly Jefferson-Jackson Dinner) Saturday July 15, 2017 7:00-10:00PM at Talley Student Union on the campus of NC State in Raleigh. Guest speaker will be former US Attorney General Eric Holder.

THURSDAY 6/29/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Shenanigans in the NCGA

STATE:

 

TRYING HARDER TO CONSOLIDATE POWER

As if we didn’t know they’d try something like this. They are going to do everything possible to screw up state government before they have to fix the gerrymandered mess they’ve created. They’re stalling on redistricting and have been since their late night “emergency” sessions, which by the way were in contempt of court, last year. Now they’re going to drop this bomb and head off into the sunset for vacation while we have to suffer with the consequences of their actions. It’s time for the NCGA to remove it’s collective head from its collective nether regions and do some work for the people of North Carolina, instead of incessantly spit shining Art Pope’s bald spot. This sort of behavior is the reason people hate politicians so much.

House committee to consider impeachment proceedings against NC secretary of state – (This particular article seems biased and short on facts and clarity, but here it is.) – “Representative Chris Millis (R-Pender) introduced the PCS (proposed committee substitute*). The move comes months after he called attention to the fact (is it a fact? Other articles dispute this assumption) that Marshall was commissioning notaries public who are not legal residents of the United States.” FYI, this article fails to mention which committee will be taking up this issue,

From March 2017: Lawmaker calls on NC secretary of state to resign over notary IDs – Neither state nor federal law requires that a notary be a U.S. citizen. He or she must, however, “reside legally in the United States.” The issue appears to be the definition of legal residency.” 

*COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE — A bill offered by a committee in lieu of another bill
that was originally referred to the committee for consideration; technically, the
committee substitute is an amendment to the original bill. (In other words, shenanigans.)

Call your legislators and tell them to knock it off down there in Raleigh. Their brazen power grabs are getting old and it’s time they acted like adults and started fixing things that are actually wrong and stop further mucking up the process. Once again, this is why people hate politicians.

Representatives: Allen McNeill, Pat Hurley

 

Ask Governor Cooper to Veto Garbage Juice Spraying Bill!

Tomorrow (June 30) is the last day for Governor Cooper to veto House Bill 576 (allowing spraying of landfill leachate without an air permit) – can you make a quick call to his office at (919) 814-2000 and ask him to veto this bill, which would almost certainly harm nearby communities’ air quality and health.

That bill is especially relevant for Randolph County because it is going to grease the wheels for the permitting process at all NC landfills.

 

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Informational Session from Asheboro Indivisible – Join the folks from Asheboro Indivisible for an informational session and postcard avalanche Thursday July 13, 2017 at 6:30PM in the downstairs meeting room of the Asheboro Library.

Blue Jean Gala Planning Committee/Executive Committee Meeting – Tuesday July 11, 2017 at Democratic Headquarters 803 W. Salisbury St. Asheboro. Blue Jean Gala Meeting at 5:30PM Executive Committee Meeting to follow immediately after at 7:00PM

NCDP Unity Dinner (Formerly Jefferson-Jackson Dinner) Saturday July 15, 2017 7:00-10:00PM at Talley Student Union on the campus of NC State in Raleigh. Guest speaker will be former US Attorney General Eric Holder.

WEDNESDAY 6/28/17 CALLS TO ACTION: Rigging the game

FEDERAL:

FROM YESTERDAY AFTERNOON: Senate GOP delays health care vote until after after July 4th recess. In other words, they ain’t got the votes. 

Senate Republicans delay Obamacare repeal vote until after recess

If anyone tries to tell you that the ACA was created and passed in secret, show them this infographic. As a matter of fact, go ahead and print it out, then staple it to their foreheads for good measure. 

It is looking more and more hopeful that there are some Republicans in the Senate who realize that this bill will literally kill the very people who voted for them.  Thank Heaven for small miracles! Still, that doesn’t give us leave to stop calling, writing, Tweeting, Facebooking, emailing and visiting our Congress Critters.

Recently a letter was sent to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.  This letter, signed by 40 economists, six of whom are Nobel laureates, outlined their opposition to the Senate health care bill.  “At a time when economic change is making life more difficult for all but the relatively well-to-do, denying people to access health insurance is a giant step in the wrong direction,” the letter reads. “The goal should be to hold down health costs and increase access to affordable, quality health coverage for all. Unfortunately, the Better Care Reconciliation Act threatens reduced coverage and higher costs for those who continue to have it.”

As usual, call Richard Burr & Thom Tillis 

SCRIPT: Hi, I’m calling from __________, NC. I want to urge the Senator to vote NO on the BCRA recently put forward by the Senate. This bill is badly thought-out and plainly cruel. The Congressional Budget Office has determined it will take health insurance away from 22-24 million Americans. Americans need more and better coverage at a lower rate. This bill does the exact opposite. Can you tell me how the Senator plans to vote on the bill so that I will know how to vote when the Senator comes up for reelection? Thank you for your time.

ALSO: The CBO Finance Office (202-224-4515) is keeping count of Americans requesting public hearings on the Senate ‘healthcare’ bill. Call & request that Public Hearings be held. They are counting and sharing the data with senators.

Encourage your out-of-state friends to call their Senators, also, especially the ones in the following states:

STATE:

ALSO FROM YESTERDAY AFTERNOON: The General Assembly has decided to wait until the new session starts to try and gerrymander the courts. It’s a short reprieve, but don’t get too comfortable.

Judicial maps won’t be redrawn this session

GERRYMANDERING THE JUDICIARY

I mentioned yesterday that the General Assembly is tinkering with the court system in our fair state. Their recent budget cut 1/3 of the funding from Attorney General Josh Stein’s office. He will have to lay off nearly half the staff in his office. The Republican-run GA is also working to make it harder for judges to waive court costs for indigent people. Just yesterday we found out that they’re going to try their hand at gerrymandering the judiciary. You heard me right, they want to break up the districts and reconfigure them. Bet you can’t guess why. Mostly because the court districts they want to break up are the ones that keep ruling against Republicans and their unconstitutional attempts at controlling the state.

“Burr said the districts weren’t drawn with racial considerations, promoting Rep. Grier Martin, a Democrat from Raleigh, to ask if they were drawn with partisan considerations.

“There’s some reason these lines are as squiggly as they are,” Martin said. “Was the motivation to gain partisan advantage or is partisan advantage a pure accident?”

We all know what they’re up to. You can’t tell me that Justin Burr is soooo concerned with fairness in the court system when he has been one of the perpetrators of one of the worst cases of gerrymandering in history. Anything he says is immediately suspect. Republicans in Raleigh are desperate to hang on to the power they have so they can continue to drain our state’s coffers and funnel the money to their wealthy friends.

North Carolina legislature looks to keep power by gerrymandering courts – “In an interview with NC Policy Watch, Rep. Marcia Morey (D), a former judge, also criticized the change, as well as the less-than-24-hour notice given, since the legislature will be voting on the maps at 4 p.m. on Monday. “Why did we learn about this on Twitter?”

Call your legislators:

Representatives: Allen McNeill, Pat Hurley

Senators: Jerry Tillman, Rick Gunn

SCRIPT: My name is _______ calling from the Rep/Sen’s district in regards to the plan to gerrymander North Carolina’s court districts. We taxpayers have already had enough of our money spent on these time-wasting, unconstitutional attempts at consolidating power by Republicans in the General Assembly. I am calling to find our where the Rep/Sen stands on this issue so that I may know how to vote come election day. These ridiculous attempts at gerrymandering everything under the sun are a deal-breaker and I will not vote for anyone who supports them. Thank you for your time.

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Informational Session from Asheboro Indivisible – Join the folks from Asheboro Indivisible for an informational session and postcard avalanche Thursday July 13, 2017 at 6:30PM in the downstairs meeting room of the Asheboro Library.

NCDP Unity Dinner (Formerly Jefferson-Jackson Dinner) Saturday July 15, 2017 7:00-10:00PM at Talley Student Union on the campus of NC State in Raleigh. Guest speaker will be former US Attorney General Eric Holder.

TUESDAY 6/27/17 CALLS TO ACTION: With Senators like these, who needs enemies?

FEDERAL:

I will refer you to yesterday’s call to action for the list of who to call, because nothing is more important than letting our Senators know this bill is unacceptable. Everyone should still focus mainly on the list I posted yesterday, but it is important that we also let Burr and Tillis know we disapprove.  We absolutely cannot let this “healthcare” bill stand as it is. It is cruel and heartless and the losses in coverage for 24 million Americans will literally mean the death of thousands. These are the death panels Sarah Palin (remember her? lol) warned us about.

They’re calling this “plan” BRCA, the Better Care Reconciliation Act. Personally, I think BRCA sounds more like the noise your stomach makes after seeing your new insurance premiums.

This link from the Kaiser Family Foundation is a helpful one from which we can discern approximately what the rate of change will be under BRCA.

Premiums and Tax Credits under the Affordable Care Act vs. the Senate Better Care Reconciliation Act: Interactive Maps – “This map includes premium and tax credit estimates by county for current ACA marketplace enrollees at age 27, 40, or 60 with an annual income of $20,000, $30,000, $40,000, $50,000, $60,000, $75,000, $100,000, or 351% of the federal poverty level (which is just above the cutoff for tax credits under the BCRA). The map includes estimates for premiums, tax credits, and premiums after tax credits for bronze and silver plans in each county in 2020.”

SPOILER ALERT: Premiums are going up! Thank goodness the Senate has our best interests at heart. (I really need a font that denotes sarcasm.)

 

STATE:

Here’s an excellent summary of what’s going on that we should be concerned about in the NCGA this week. Kill the Bill

Republicans in the General Assembly just can’t help tinkering with the courts. If they can’t stack the benches, they’ll fiddle with funding just to make a mess. This most recent budget they’ve floated includes significant cuts to the Attorney General’s office, which means  AG Josh Stein will have to lay off about 1/3 of the employees in NC’s Justice Department

State Senator Terry Van Duyn breaks if down for us. AG budget cuts will cost constituents

And lest they forget sticking it to the poor and indigent, the General Assembly has added a new paragraph to the budget which will make if harder for judges to waive court fees for indigent defendantsRepublicans in the GA have been looking at these waivers for years and have now decided, while everyone is reeling from all the other indignities visited upon us by our Republican controlled state and federal governments, that this is the time to drop the hammer. Maybe they should have dropped the meat cleaver instead, and chopped off a whole lot of the pork in the bill.

“Most defendants are indigent, and this procedure “sort of ties the judges’ hands,” according to Cristina Becker, who fought the language on behalf of the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina. Forcing people who can’t afford fines to pay is “essentially trying to draw blood from a stone,” she said.”

“When they can’t pay … they’re being jailed for it,” Becker said.

In other words, we’re bringing back debtors’ prisons. Good job, North Carolina, good job.

Call your State Senators as well as your State Representatives to let them know that this pork-laden budget which punishes state employees, the poor, the indigent and so many other groups of North Carolinians is unacceptable and that we, as citizens, expect them to do a better job for us than they are currently doing.

Midterms are coming up next year. Let’s get rid of these rubber-stamping zombies in Raleigh and find some real Senators and Representatives, who will work to repair the damage our Republican-led legislature has done to our citizens and our reputation.

Representatives: Allen McNeill, Pat Hurley

Senators: Jerry Tillman, Rick Gunn

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Protest Sen. Tillis: Spin the Trumpcare Wheel of Misfortune! –  Tuesday June 27 12:15 – 2:00PM, 310 New Bern Ave, Raleigh – We, as North Carolinians who value quality, affordable health care for all, do not accept the Senate’s cruel health care bill / tax cut for the wealthy. Join concerned citizens as we protest in front of Senator Thom Tillis’s office in Raleigh—and spin the Trumpcare Wheel of Misfortune!

Informational Session from Asheboro Indivisible – Join the folks from Asheboro Indivisible for an informational session and postcard avalanche Thursday July 13, 2017 at 6:30PM in the downstairs meeting room of the Asheboro Library.

NCDP Unity Dinner (Formerly Jefferson-Jackson Dinner) July 15, 2017 – Details TBA

MONDAY 6/26/17 CALLS TO ACTION: The next few days are key

FEDERAL:

We’re coming into the last few days when we can put pressure on our Senators to kill the sorry excuse for a healthcare bill that Mitch McConnell has foisted upon us. As usual, call Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and demand that they vote NO for the sake of the health of all Americans.

If you know people in the following states, tell them to call their senators and tell them to vote NO on the healthcare bill.

From someone who was just on healthcare coalition call with U.S. Senators opposed to the Trumpcare bill:

1. Grassroots pressure will determine whether this passes.
2. They’re not seeing nearly the response there was to the House bill. That needs to change.
3. It’s make or break this week. Unlikely McConnell will drag this on past this week because he wants     to move on to tax cuts.
4. The following Senators are wavering and need to be flooded with contacts.

1. Dean Heller (Nevada) is the most important – (202) 224-6244
2. Collins – Maine – (202) 224-2523
3. Murkowski – Alaska – (202) 224-6665
4. Capito – West Virginia – (202) 224-6472
5. Cassidy – Louisiana – (202) 224-5824
6. Flake – Arizona – (202) 224-4521
7. Gardner – Colorado – (202) 224-5941
8. Portman – Ohio – (202) 224-3353
9. Cruz – Texas – (202) 224-5922
10. Paul – Kentucky – 
(202) 224-4343
11. Lee – Arizona – (202) 224-5444
12. Sasse – Nebraska – (202) 224-4224

 

List of Health Care Staffers for Republican Senators

Capitol Switchboard – 202-224-3121

Find You Senators’ Contact Info

STATE:

‘NC is the only state where no doesn’t mean no’: Law says women can’t back out of sex

“The Supreme Court ruled that “if actual penetration is accomplished with the woman’s consent, the accused is not guilty of rape, although he may be guilty of another crime because of his subsequent actions.”

So for the next 38 years, women in North Carolina who allegedly agree to sex but change their minds or say “no” during intercourse cannot legally say “no” after sex starts.

State Sen. Jeff Jackson of Mecklenburg County thinks that’s absurd.”

 

Under NC law, no doesn’t always mean no

Jonathan Wayne Guy, 48, was initially charged with second-degree rape in the case, but because the North Carolina Supreme Court ruled in a 1979 case that women cannot revoke consent after sex begins, the charges were lowered to misdemeanor assault on a female.”

Call your Senator and urge them to support SB 553 Revoke Consent for Intercourse Act, sponsored by Senator Jeff Jackson, which will rectify the 1979 ruling that says a woman cannot revoke consent after sex begins.

 

FRIDAY 6/23/17 CALLS TO ACTION: How can you be pro-life and try to kill us all?

FEDERAL:

After seeing what this bill does, I never want to hear another Republican congressperson say they are “Pro-Life.” You don’t get to claim any moral high ground anymore.

Below is Robert Reich’s take on the Senate version of the “healthcare” bill. It’s basically the House bill with some of the rougher edges scraped off and plastered over with delays, platitudes and tax cuts. Wow. I am shocked.

The Senate version of the repeal (and “replacement”) of the Affordable Care Act — which Mitch McConnell is now sharing with Senate Republicans — eliminates just about all of its extra taxes on the rich by deeply cutting Medicaid and reducing subsidies to the poor. But McConnell figures he can keep moderate Republicans in the fold (he needs almost all their votes) by delaying these provisions and allowing states to reduce insurance coverage.

The plan:

1. Basically retains Obamacare’s insurance subsidies. But starting in 2020 this assistance wouldn’t be available for most of the working-class who now receive them, nor for anyone ineligible for Medicaid. See #2.

2. Cuts Medicaid more deeply than the House version by giving states an amount per person that grows more slowly than the growth in healthcare costs. This provision won’t kick in for 7 years, well past senators’ next reelection battles.

3. Ends the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion in 5 years — gradually reducing the extra federal payments starting in 2021.

4. Continues to protect patients with preexisting conditions, but allows states to reduce insurance coverage to everyone, including people with preexisting conditions.

In other words, all cuts are made through the back door of delays and state waivers. It only looks like a kinder, gentler version of the House repeal of the Affordable Care Act — but 7 to 10 years from now its result would be even crueler.

What do you think?

And further analysis from writer Jim Wright:

 

Call your Senators again today and tell them that this bill is unacceptable. Pick a provision in the bill to talk about. There are so many:

Lipstick on a Pig

  • Defunding Planned Parenthood
  • Slashing Medicaid
  • Elimination of the mandate
  • Some conditions may not be covered, which is no different than denial for preexisting condition
  • Older people can be charged 5 times more than younger people
  • States can decide what qualifies as an essential health benefits
  • Ban on caps doesn’t change, but state can opt out
  • Pregnant women ineligible for Medicaid
  • Ends requirement for insurance to cover birth control

 

And finally, a short video from Senator Chris Murphy from Connecticut about the bill:

STATE:

I’m old enough to remember during the Bush Administration, when people on the left wanted to exercise caution and not subvert the constitution with things like the Patriot Act or preemptive wars. We were called unpatriotic and unAmerican for it. You want unpatriotic and unAmerican, well here you go. Republicans like to call us lefties all sorts of names, all while accusing us of the very behavior they themselves are engaging in. I, for one, am sick of it. These fools need to be thrown out, onto the trash heap of history.

North Carolina Republicans Are Trying to Strip the Governor of His Power to Challenge Laws “Now, the state GOP believes it has devised a solution: stop Cooper from filing suit against unconstitutional laws in the first place.”

 

This is a blatant infringement on the separation of powers codified in our Constitutions, both state and federal. This highly cynical move by the NCGOP is indicative of their lust for power and their wanton disregard for the institution they represent. It is no longer about working for the people, it is about consolidating and holding power for as long as they can, in any way they can. Because they refuse to wield it responsibly, they have proven that they don’t deserve the power they have. This has to be stopped, for the sake of our state and our future.

Call our legislative delegation and complain loudly about how this pork-filled travesty of a budget is unacceptable and makes our state seem out of touch and weak.

Call your Representatives: Allen McNeill, Pat Hurley

Call your Senators: Jerry Tillman, Rick Gunn

 

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UPCOMING EVENTS:

Democratic Women Monthly Meeting – June 24, 2017 9:30AM at Democratic Headquarters 803 W. Salisbury St. Asheboro.

Protest Sen. Tillis: Spin the Trumpcare Wheel of Misfortune! –  Tuesday June 27 12:15 – 2:00PM, 310 New Bern Ave, Raleigh – We, as North Carolinians who value quality, affordable health care for all, do not accept the Senate’s cruel health care bill / tax cut for the wealthy. Join concerned citizens as we protest in front of Senator Thom Tillis’s office in Raleigh—and spin the Trumpcare Wheel of Misfortune!

Informational Session from Asheboro Indivisible – Join the folks from Asheboro Indivisible for an informational session and postcard avalanche Thursday July 13, 2017 at 6:30PM in the downstairs meeting room of the Asheboro Library.

NCDP Unity Dinner (Formerly Jefferson-Jackson Dinner) July 15, 2017 – Details TBA