NC Republicans seek to redraw judicial maps – TAKE A STAND!

From WRAL… Republicans released a redraw of the state’s judicial and prosecutorial districts Sunday evening, setting up a committee hearing Monday afternoon on a potential overhaul of the state’s third branch of government. Gov. Roy Cooper, during a budget press

Asheville Mayoral Forum Canceled 10/4/17

The Asheville City Mayoral Forum for tonight has been canceled. We hope to wrap in our Mayoral forum with the Asheville City Council Candidates forum on November 1st. We apologize for the late notice and any inconvenience.

Republicans want new maps approved, but maps still in contention

From the Citizen Times… Lawyers for the GOP leaders filed a court brief disputing arguments from voters who successfully overturned the original General Assembly maps and who are now contending the new ones also must be redone because they still

Gerrymander 5k Registration Open!

Details are being finalized and the Gerrymander 5k is on! Start at 1 pm at the Admiral in West Asheville and ends at 3 pm at the WALK, November 4th. (Map below) Interested in participating in Gerrymander 5k? Registration is

Asheville Featured in HBO Series for Gerrymandering

From the Citizen Times… HBO’s documentary series “Vice” will run a segment Friday featuring Asheville and the effects of state gerrymandering, the latest in a flurry of national attention on Western North Carolina¬†and the calculated political lines running through it.