When: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Where: Haywood College Auditorium – Clyde, North Carolina
North Carolina has a long history of lawmakers drawing voting districts in ways that weaken the political power of voters, especially Black voters. Our state desperately needs a new and fair redistricting process to restore faith in our democracy.
AshevilleFM was a proud sponsor of the town hall meeting. Please select the link to hear the first hour of the meeting
The event includes a non-partisan panel discussion about redistricting, featuring:
Tom Ross, former UNC President and Superior Court Judge / Chris Cooper, chair of WCU’s Political Science Department / Jane Pinsky, NC Coalition for Lobbying & Government Reform / Robert Orr, Former NC Supreme Court Justice / Joe Sam Queen, (D)- Former NC Representative – District 119 / Rep Chuck McGrady, (R) – Rep. District 117 / Brian Irving, (L) – Chair of NC Libertarian Party