MEDIA ADVISORY: NC AFL-CIO to "honor" Thom Tillis at first annual "Tilly Awards"
Press Advisory for September 14, 2011
Contact: Jeremy Sprinkle, Communications Director, 919-833-6678, email@example.com
Raleigh, N.C. – Progress that took North Carolina decades to make has begun to unravel in the almost eight months since Republicans took full control of our state legislature and Thom Tillis won election as House Speaker. While Tillis and others in his caucus pledged to take back North Carolina, the rest of us who want our state to move forward have taken notice.
What: 1st Annual Tilly Awards
When: Wednesday, September 14 at 9:30am
Where: On the steps of the legislative building, 16 West Jones St, Raleigh, NC
Why: Thom Tillis deserves to be recognized for "all he has done" for North Carolina
Who: NC State AFL-CIO, Democracy NC, Planned Parenthood of NC, Together NC, Latin American Coalition, NC Health Access Coalition, TellTillis.com, and more.
For more information call Jeremy Sprinkle at 336-255-2711 or Jeff Shaw with the NC Justice Center at 503.551.3615.