North Carolina Daybook


Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Friday, Sep. 23.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

Please keep the AP in mind when news develops.

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UPDATED EVENT: Friday, Sep. 23 12:00 PM Former Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis campaigns for Hillary Clinton in North Carolina – Former Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis campaigns for Hillary Clinton in North Carolina, to underscore the ‘importance of electing Hillary Clinton and Democrats up and down the ticket who are fighting to protect women’s access to health care, close the pay gap, and guarantee paid family leave’. Davis also discusses Clinton’s plans to ‘build an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top’, and highlights ‘the importance of early voting’. Events include attending a voter registration event at Campus Y Courtyard, 180 E Cameron Ave, Chapel Hill (12:00 PM EDT), and visiting phone bank events at Carrboro Field Office, 209 E Main St, Carrboro (1:30 PM EDT) and Raleigh Coordinated Campaign Field Office, 2200 E Millbrook Rd, Raleigh (3:30 PM EDT)

Location: Raleigh Chapel Hill www.hillaryclinton.com https://twitter.com/hillaryclinton

Contacts: Andy Estrada Hillary for America [email protected]

Media planning to cover these events should to RSVP to [email protected]

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Friday, Sep. 23 10:00 AM North Carolina NAACP announce ongoing campaigns to ‘demand freedom for the wrongfully imprisoned’ – NAACP North Carolina, ‘Free Dontae Sharpe’ and ‘Free Kalvin Smith’ movements hold news conference to deliver a statement to the media and to ‘renew a request to North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory demanding the release of two black men wrongfully imprisoned for almost half their lives’

Location: Old NC Capitol, 1 S. Edenton St., Raleigh, NC Raleigh www.naacpnc.org

Contacts: Tyler Swanson NC NAACP [email protected] 1 336 317 3586

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Friday, Sep. 23 1:00 PM Retirees launch ‘protect Social Security’ campaign – North Carolina Alliance for Retired Americans Education Fund President Bill Dworkin and members hold press conference to announce a campaign ‘demanding Republican Sen. Richard Burr protect Social Security for the more than 1.3 million North Carolina retirees who depend on the system for their retirement security’

Location: Steps of the North Carolina State Capitol, 1 East Edenton St., Raleigh, NC Raleigh www.retiredamericans.org https://twitter.com/ActiveRetirees

Contacts: David Blank Alliance for Retired Americans [email protected] 1 202 637 5275

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Friday, Sep. 23 1:00 PM Raleigh Police Department’s 115th Academy graduation ceremonies

Location: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 2 E South St, Raleigh, NC Raleigh http://www.raleighnc.gov/ https://twitter.com/RaleighGov

Contacts: Jim Sughrue Raleigh Police Department [email protected] 1 919 996 1200 Laura Hourigan Raleigh Police Department [email protected] 1 919 996 1219

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Friday, Sep. 23 4:30 PM CANCELED: Martin O’Malley campaigns for Hillary Clinton in North Carolina – CANCELED: Former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley campaigns for 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, highlighting ‘Hillary Clinton’s plan to build an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top.’ O’Malley joins local officials for a press conference at Trump National Golf Club, where news reports have ‘indicated that Trump’s attorneys have used strong armed tactics to lower tax assessments by 64% and rob local government out of hundreds of thousands of dollars’

Location: 120 Trump Square, Mooresville, NC www.hillaryclinton.com https://twitter.com/hillaryclinton

Contacts: Michael Gwin Hillary for America [email protected]

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Friday, Sep. 23 Bank of America Corp: Q3 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=71595&p=irol-irhome https://twitter.com/BofA_News

Contacts: Lee McEntire Bank of America Investor relations 1 704 388 6780

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NEW EVENT: Saturday, Sep. 24 11:00 AM North Carolina DNR Secretary Kluttz speaks at highway marker dedication – North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources Secretary Susan Kluttz speaks at highway marker dedication

Location: North Third and Campbell Streets, Raleigh, NC Raleigh http://www.ncdcr.gov/ https://twitter.com/ncculture

Contacts: Fay Mitchell NCDRC [email protected] 1 919 807 7389 Michele Walker DNCR [email protected] 1 919 807 6577

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Saturday, Sep. 24 9:00 AM Burlington Police and Fire Departments hold joint child safety seat checks – Burlington Police and Fire Departments hold joint child safety seat checks at Walmart, 530 S. Graham-Hopedale Road, Burlington (9:00 AM EDT), and Holly Hill Mall, 309 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington (1:00 PM EDT)

Location: Burlington http://www.ci.burlington.nc.us/ https://twitter.com/BurlingtonNC

Contacts: Asst. Chief Chris Verdeck Burlington Police Department [email protected] 1 336 229 3542

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Saturday, Sep. 24 10:00 AM Durham Parks and Recreation hosts its inaugural Latino Fiesta and Soccer Challenge

Location: Rock Quarry Park, 701 Stadium Drive, Durham, NC Durham http://durhamnc.gov/

Contacts: Cynthia Booth City of Durham [email protected] 1 919 560 4355 x27223

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Saturday, Sep. 24 11:00 AM North Carolina Latinos for Hillary voter registration booth at Hispanic League’s Fiesta 2016 – North Carolina Latinos for Hillary organizers and volunteers host voter registration booth at Hispanic League’s Fiesta 2016, speaking to attendees about the high stakes of this election for the Latino community and discuss programs for Latinos who want to get involved with the campaign and support Hillary Clinton

Location: 251 North Spruce Street, Winston-Salem, NC Winston-Salem www.hillaryclinton.com https://twitter.com/hillaryclinton

Contacts: Andy Estrada Hillary for America [email protected]

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UPDATED EVENT: Sunday, Sep. 25 Concerts against gun violence held in venues across America – ‘The Concert Across America To End Gun Violence’, over 300 venues across the U.S. host concerts highlighting the loss of life due to gun violence to coincide with the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims. Attendees are encouraged to invite elected officials and fundraise for local gun violence prevention charities or domestic violence shelters. Highlights include Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam, Jackson Browne, Rosanne Cash and Marc Cohn at the Beacon Theatre in New York; and Don Felder, Ryan Cabrera and Sam Harris of X Ambassadors at Downtown L.A. Standard in Los Angeles; with other events scheduled in churches, school gymnasiums, craft breweries, coffee houses and hotel rooftops across the nation

Location: New York City Los Angeles http://concertacrossamerica.org/ https://twitter.com/RememberSept25 #ConcertAcrossAmerica

Contacts: The Concert Across America To End Gun Violence [email protected]

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Sunday, Sep. 25 12:00 PM North Carolina Latinos for Hillary voter registration booth at at La Fiesta del Pueblo 2016 – North Carolina Latinos for Hillary organizers and volunteers host voter registration booth at at La Fiesta del Pueblo 2016, speaking to attendees about the high stakes of this election for the Latino community and discuss programs for Latinos who want to get involved with the campaign and support Hillary Clinton

Location: 400 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, NC Raleigh www.hillaryclinton.com https://twitter.com/hillaryclinton

Contacts: Andy Estrada Hillary for America [email protected]

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Sunday, Sep. 25 2:00 PM Chapel Hill Police Department hosts Guardians of the Hill 5K – Chapel Hill Police Department hosts Guardians of the Hill 5K, with proceeds benefiting Special Olympics of North Carolina. The 5K is followed by a Kid’s Fun Run

Location: Southern Community Park, 1000 Sumac Rd, Chapel Hill, NC Chapel Hill http://www.townofchapelhill.org/

Contacts: Officer Phil Smith Chapel Hill Police Department 1 919 968 2864

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