Pictured: Cheri Beasley and Charles Graham at the Southport Community Building on October 24. Photo credit: Angela Hollowell
From: BCDP PRESS RELEASE, October 25, 2022
BRUNSWICK DEMOCRATS HOLD RALLY IN SOUTHPORT; OVER 150 TURN OUT FOR BEASLEY, GRAHAM, TERASHIMA
It was standing room only Monday in Southport for a rally to cheer on Democratic candidates Cheri Beasley (U.S. Senate), Charles Graham (U.S. House) and Eric Terashima, (NC House). Held at the Southport Community Building, more than 150 people turned out to hear the candidates appeal for their support in the upcoming election, in which early voting has already started. Also on hand and presenting to the enthusiastic crowd was William Flythe, candidate for the Brunswick County Board of Education.
*Note: BCDP thanks Southport Indivisible (esp.Martha Johnson), Art Hill (BCDP Communications Chair), and Maria Riccobono (Southport 1 Precinct Chair) for making the event possible at the Southport Community Building!
Caption: Eric Terashima, N.C. House of Delegates candidate for District 17, assured the crowd that he would bring the same leadership skills and work ethic to the NC House that earned him the rank of Colonel in his 30-year career in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Caption: Charles Graham, candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives District 7) told the crowd that he would seek to fully fund our public schools, protect our clean air and drinking water and protecting women’s healthcare choices.
Caption: U.S. Senate candidate Cheri Beasley brought the crowd to its feet with promises to protect Social Security, Medicare, and women’s rights to control their own healthcare. Photos by Lon Anderson.