The 2015 Chatham County Democratic Convention will be held at Horton Middle School on Saturday April 18th.
This year Gene Nichol will be our guest speaker. An outspoken, dynamic speaker on issues of poverty and inequity we are looking forward to a stimulating commentary on current events in North Carolina. Professor Nichol is currently Boyd Tinsley distinguished professor of law and Director of the Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity at the University of North Carolina. He has been a political columnist for the Rocky Mountain News and hosted a public affairs television show, Culture Wars, for KBDI in Denver. He's been a monthly op-ed writer for the Raleigh News & Observer for over a dozen years. He publishes regularly in The Progressive Populist and has written for The Nation and the Washington Post.
Our Convention registration opens at 9 AM. There will be a social hour from 9 to 10 – if you are interested in bringing a breakfast item to share please contact Mike Dasher.
At 10 am the convention will start and we plan to adjourn at 1 pm.
Volunteers are needed to assist with set- up, registration, hospitality and clean-up.
Chatham County Resolutions - Please bring a copy with you to the Convention. We will have a limited number printed.
79 Horton St
Pittsboro, NC 27312
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