|Wednesday, October 17: Carter Turner Fundraising Day and Postcards 5:30-7:30. Sponsored by Indivisible Arlington. Donate to Carter Turner anytime on October 17, and come to Highline RxR (2010 Crystal Drive) from 5:30-7:30 for happy hour and to write postcards for his campaign. Amid the congressional midterm elections, Turner is running for State Delegate in an important race that could give the Democrats a 50-50 split in the House in Richmond next year. Facebook Event Page. Donate Page.
Thursday, October 18, 7:30-9:00: Fundraiser for Matt de Ferranti for County Board. Freddie’s Beach Bar & Restaurant, 555 S. 23rd Street. Admission is free but donations are appreciated. Co-hosts: Senator Adam Ebbin, Delegate Mark Levine, The Honorable Jay Fisette, and Patrick Bogenberger. Facebook Event Page.
Sunday, October 21, 11:00-2:00: Canvass for Vangie Williams (CD-1). Join Indivisible Arlington to knock on doors for Vangie Williams. Carpool or meet at McDonald’s at 13698 Mapledale Ave., Dale City, VA 22193. After the canvass, visit a local winery for lunch and drinks. Facebook Event Page.
Thursday, October 25, 7:00-8:30: Arlington County Board Debate. Sponsored by League of Women Voters. Arlington Mill Community Center, 909 S. Dinwiddie Street, Room 527. Come and support our endorsed candidate Matt de Ferranti. Get Tickets.
Friday, October 26, 6:30-8:30: Postcard Writing Party. Hosted by Indivisible Arlington. Location and details forthcoming.
Saturday-Sunday, October 27-28: Two Weekends Before Election. Activities To Be Announced.
Saturday-Sunday, November 3-4: Last Weekend Before Election. Activities To Be Announced.
Tuesday, November 6, 6:30-9:30: Election Watch Party. Courthaus Social, 2300 Clarendon Blvd. Facebook Event Page.
2018 Midterm Election
The November 6th Election is critical to our goal to defeat the Trump agenda. See the Priority Actions in the blue box above and our separate page for the 2018 Midterm Election: How You Can Help to learn what you can do to make this year a big win for the blue wave.
Adopted Candidates in Virginia
As a special initiative, Indivisible Arlington has adopted three candidates for the House of Representative in Virginia: Vangie Williams in CD-1, Elaine Luria in CD-2, and Abigail Spanberger in CD-7. Watch the blue box above, read our 2018 Midterm Election: How You Can Help page, join our closed Facebook Group, and sign up for our Weekly Emails to find out more about events our adopted candidates.
Volunteer and Donation Activities
Indivisible Arlington encourages everyone to complete one or more of the much needed campaign activities on our 2018 Midterm Election: How You Can Help page. You can find information about how to get started if you want to (1) canvass door-to-door or phone bank for candidates in and outside of Arlington, (2) write postcards to get out the vote, (3) donate to our adopted candidate campaigns, (4) do virtual phone banking or text banking from your home, (5) help with voter registration and voter IDs needed to vote, (6) volunteer for get out the vote transportation and poll greeting, (7) vote early in person or by mail, (8) many more opportunities to come.
Our mission: (1) pressure the current government to fight the Trump agenda; (2) elect a new progressive government.