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A Very Gerry Birthday Bash - Warren

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Sat, Jul 21, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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Join Voters Not Politicians as we mark the end of gerrymandering by celebrating the birthday of the man who gave his name to the practice - Elbridge Gerry.

Come out to Kuhnhenn Brewing Co. in Warren for this volunteer meet up! We’ll raise a glass for a farewell toast to the Father of Gerrymandering before we end the unfair process for good this Election Day.

Whether you were part of our historic signature collection effort last fall, or you’ve just learned about Voters Not Politicians, now is the time to join with thousands of volunteers from every corner of the state.

Location: 
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company: 5919 Chicago Road, Warren MI 48092 US

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Owosso

Date: 
Thu, Jul 19, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:15pm

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The Voters Not Politicians ballot committee is hosting Redistricting Reform Town Halls across Michigan, and we're coming to Owosso! We'll be at Roma’s Back Door, in the side dining room, adjacent to the bar. Space is limited so please RSVP to ensure you get a spot!

This is an opportunity for voters to learn about gerrymandering, discuss solutions, and get involved. It will start with a fun and engaging introduction to the facts, then move into a discussion with your neighbors and current volunteers.

Location: 
Roma’s Back Door 200 E Comstock St Owosso, MI 48867

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall - Hamburg

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

The Voters Not Politicians ballot committee is hosting Redistricting Reform Town Halls across Michigan, and we're coming to Hamburg Township! We'll be at the Hamburg Township Library, in Room A.

This is an opportunity for voters to learn about gerrymandering, discuss solutions, and get involved. It will start with a fun and engaging introduction to the facts, then move into a discussion with your neighbors and current volunteers.

Location: 
Hamburg Township Library 10411 Merrill Rd Whitmore Lake, MI 48189

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Rally to Fight the Dark Money Lawsuit Against Michigan Voters

Date: 
Tue, Jul 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm

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Michigan voters are under attack, and we need your help.

Join us on Tuesday, July 10th at 12:00pm in Detroit to stop the attack on Michigan's redistricting proposal.

A measure to end gerrymandering in Michigan just qualified for the November ballot -- and it's already under attack. A dark money group is backing a lawsuit to stop the people of Michigan from voting on whether to end gerrymandering.

Location: 
Riverwalk across from Panera Bread: 300 Atwater St, Detroit Michigan 48226 US

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Volunteer Meetup - Ypsilanti

Date: 
Sun, Jul 8, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Voters Not Politicians is a grassroots, volunteer-driven campaign working to end partisan gerrymandering, where politicians choose their voters behind closed doors to give themselves unfair advantages.

Our solution will amend Michigan’s Constitution to create a fair, impartial, and transparent process for drawing our election maps. We are recruiting a team of 10,000+ volunteers who will help us spread the word about the proposal in their communities, and we need your help!

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Corner Brewery: 720 Norris St., Ypsilanti MI 48198 US

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Redistricting Reform Town Hall

Date: 
Thu, Jun 28, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

The Voters Not Politicians ballot committee is hosting Redistricting Reform Town Halls across Michigan, and we're coming to Farmington Hills! We'll be Antioch Lutheran Church.

This is an opportunity for voters to learn about gerrymandering, discuss solutions, and get involved. It will start with a fun and engaging introduction to the facts, then move into a discussion with your neighbors and current volunteers.

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Antioch Lutheran Church: 33360 W 13 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills Michigan 48334 US

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Promote the Vote Canvassing

Date: 
Sun, Jun 10, 2018 - 1:00pm

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Our local AFL-CIO area labor federation, HVALF, (or rather AFL-CIO's Working America
Coalition) has organized a canvass for this Sunday the 10th on the west side of Ann Arbor to
collect signatures for the Promote the Vote state-level ballot initiative, and they are
asking HVDSA and other allies to turn out and help knock doors. 

Location: 
West Park

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Brews & Views - Gerrymandering: An Update

Date: 
Wed, Jun 20, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

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Hosted by the League of Women Voters of Ann Arbor

Location: 
Pointless Brewery & Theatre
Address: 
3014 Packard St, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108

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May General Meeting - Dark Money in Michigan Politics

Date: 
Wed, May 16, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

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Craig Mauger who is the Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network will share what goes on behind the scenes with money in politics and answer your questions. http://www.mcfn.org

https://www.facebook.com/events/1549739981747468/

Location: 
Howell Carnegie Library
Address: 
314 W Grand River Ave, Howell, Michigan 48843

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Annual Meeting

Date: 
Sat, May 19, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Join us for lunch, the election of new board members and learn more about gerrymandering. We are ordering off the menu and all are welcome to attend.

https://www.facebook.com/events/434554136993891/

Location: 
Olga's Kitchen
Address: 
43201 Garfield Road, Clinton Township, Michigan 48038

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