Grassroots Electoral Training in Asheville

Democracy for America, Asheville is hosting a Grassroots Electoral Training on May 6-7th in Asheville, NC.

Progressives from across the South will be converging for a weekend of networking, skill building and strategizing to turn the South blue.

The training features hands-on sessions on online organizing, voter contact, GOTV activities, rural organizing, running and winning as a progressive, and many other topics. Breakfast, lunch and snacks provided.

Sign up now. Registration is limited to 150.

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Markos of The Daily Kos will also be reading in Asheville at 7 PM on Friday May 5th:


Jerry Meek will appear

at a panel discussion on Sunday afternoon. The topic: "Turning Red States Blue"

Panelists include NCDP chair Jerry Meek, NCDP Western Political Director Mark Hufford, 2004 11th District Congressional candidate Patsy Keever, Watauga County activist Charlie Wallin and Isaac Coleman of Buncombe County's African American caucus.

It's part of the training so I don't have the exact time yet.

Yours Truly

Will present during a breakout session along with two others.

If you're anywhere near Asheville, come on out. This event will provide vital tools for grassroots organizing.

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