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Save our Democracy Rally

Every Friday (with the exception of 9/18 and 10/16) until the election, 4:30-5:30

The corners of 6th Ave. E. and N. King St, Hendersonville

We are rallying to remind people to vote.  Please bring your own sign. Make it a positive statement. See our calendar for suggestions.

WELCOME

We are Progressives in Henderson County who are advocating for issues we believe in. We are a merger of four groups - Progressive Women of Hendersonville, Progressive Organized Women, Hendersonville Huddle, and the Silent Vigil for Immigration Reform. Our values include education, communication and fairness.

ONGOING EVENTS
Postcard Parties

Postcard Parties will be VIRTUAL until further notice.  


Postcard Parties will PERSIST – but they may not be “in-person” at Oklawaha Brewing Company.  We will post weekly suggestion sheets on our FB page and website.  

You can download addresses for our legislators and cabinet members.

 

We’ll try to track the number of cards sent.  PLEASE LET US KNOW HOW MANY POSTCARDS YOU ARE WRITING. via our website contact form.

 

Need a small supply of our themed postcards? We'll try to work that out for you. Postage and pre-stamped plain postcards are available via USPS.com.

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Informed Progressive series

On Wednesday, October 14, at 2:00, the Progressive Alliance of Henderson County (PAHC) Informed Progressive Series will feature local and state candidates or their representative to give a brief presentation on the current status of their campaigns. Please click on this link to join the meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89661743454?pwd=Y2lMVGxDUVNLMDdzaURYKzNZOXJQUT09

Meeting ID: 896 6174 3454
Passcode: 403636
One tap mobile: +13017158592  

​See complete schedule of speakers on the Calendar.

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Silent Vigil For Immigration Reform

The July Silent Vigil for Immigration Reform is Friday, October 16, in front of the Historic Courthouse.  The Vigil begins at 4 pm and ends at 4:30 pm.  We have signs for bring your own.

 

Immigration reform and releasing children from camps with or without their parents is a very important issue right now.  Please join us to express your support for compassionate immigration reform.

NEWS & EVENTS

El Centro

Thanks to many of you who have helped with stamps cash, and time to aid El Centro with Get Out The Vote mailers to the Latinx community. The postcards arrived on Monday the 14th and 3,000 were ready to go three days later.


We came together as a  community and hopefully many Latinx voters will register and vote within the next  month.


Thank You!.

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August 12, 2020

We held a virtual Informed Progressive meeting with Judge Mack McKeller as our featured speaker. Mack is District Court Judge for District 29B (Henderson, Transylvania, and Polk Counties). He spoke on the role of the district court in our area and how a district court judge impacts the community.

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July 8, 2020

We held a virtual Informed Progressive meeting with Sailor Jones as our featured speaker. Sailor is the Campaigns Director of Democracy North Carolina. Democracy NC is a nonpartisan nonprofit that works to build political system that works for all North Carolinians. Sailor provided a very informative discussion in which he updated us on the ways COVID-19 is impacting our elections as well as election rule changes and court cases that resulted.  He went into detail about HB 1169 (the only COVID related elections legislation to advance this session). Governor Cooper signed the bill into law on June 12.

Progressive Alliance of Henderson County

P.O. Box 192

Mountain Home, NC   28758

​progressivealliancehendo@gmail.com​

Check here to make sure you are registered. If you need to re-register, you can find the form at the Board of Elections.

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