Join Team Carson for a busy July!

This month, Team Carson is on the move, and we’d love for you to join us! We’ll be canvassing the neighborhoods around Howe High School, walking with our neighbors in the UniverSoul Circus “Peace in the Street” Parade, and holding a booth at the Indiana Black Expo

Canvassing on Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m. – noon. Meet at Thomas Carr Howe Community High School, 4900 Julian Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46201

“Peace in the Street” Parade on Sunday, July 13 at 2:15 p.m. Meet at the Brightwood Community Center, 2410 Station St, Indianapolis, IN 46218

Indiana Black Expo on Friday, July 18 from noon – 8  p.m., July 19 from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., and July 20 from noon – 6 p.m. (Shift times can be confirmed with Anthony at anthony@andrecarson.com or 226-9400).

Looking for updates on how to get involved with Carson for Congress? Click here

Lawrence Township 4th of July Parade This Friday

Come walk with Team Carson at the Lawrence Township 4th of July Parade!

Date: Friday July 4, 2014

Time: Meet at 9:30 a.m., parade begins at 10 a.m.

Location: Parade will begin at Harrison Hill Elementary (7510 E. 53rd St.) and end at Lawrence Township Community Center (5301 N. Franklin Rd.) 

For more information or to confirm your participation, contact Anthony Elias at anthony@andrecarson.com or 317-226-9400

Want us to keep you posted about campaign events like this one? Get involved!

 

Indianapolis Recorder: From volunteer to vice chair

The Indianapolis Recorder writes this week of Indiana Democratic Vice Chair Cordelia Lewis-Burks’ trailblazing and inspiring career as a public servant. As Democrats, we owe her a debt of gratitude for all that she has given to the party.

“My interest in politics is to get good people elected to offices, people who saw their mission as pulling up those below them, not run for office…”– Ms. Cordelia Lewis-Burks

Continue reading

Fox 59: Stolen Purple Heart medal replaced

FOX 59: Members of Rep. André  Carson’s staff delivered a Purple Heart to the Duncan family, whose medal was stolen in a burglary.

“My dad lived and died breathingmilitary, he was always a military man, and the service was the world to him,” Gibson said…

The story reached those on Capitol Hill, in particular, Congressman Andre Carson. When he found out what happened, he said he knew he had to get a replacement quickly.

“… I think the story is so compelling, who would not be moved to do something like this,” Carson said. Continue reading