MEDIA ADVISORY
Thursday, October 6, 2016

Contact: Keenan Pontoni
734-330-5937

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FRIDAY AT 4:45 P.M.:
Gretchen Driskell to Host Canvass Kickoff with Special Guest Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-4)
Driskell and Moore to speak with Washtenaw County volunteers about the importance of this election cycle

DEXTER – Gretchen Driskell, candidate for Michigan’s 7th Congressional District, along with Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-4), will host a canvass kickoff to meet voters and hear from them about the issues they care about most.

WHO:
Gretchen Driskell, candidate for Michigan’s 7th Congressional District;
Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-4)
Voters and residents of Washtenaw County;

WHAT: Canvass kickoff to give Washtenaw County voters and volunteers an opportunity to engage with Michigan’s most competitive Congressional race.

WHERE: Gretchen Driskell for Congress Washtenaw Field Office
7444 Dexter-Ann Arbor Rd, Dexter, MI 48130, USA

WHEN: Friday, October 7th. Canvass kickoff from 4:45-5:45 p.m.

WHY: To give Washtenaw County voters and volunteers an opportunity to engage with State Rep. Gretchen Driskell and Congresswoman Gwen Moore about the campaign and the issues that are most important to them.

BACKGROUND: State Rep. Gretchen Driskell is a candidate for Congress in Michigan’s 7th District. After working as an accountant for 10 years, Driskell served as Mayor of Saline, where she balanced the budget every year while funding local schools and creating jobs. Gretchen is running to fix our broken system, stop American jobs from being outsourced and give everyone a fair shot at achieving the American Dream. She knows that working together, we can build communities that help everyone succeed, not just those with power and access. In order to do that, team Gretchen will host a canvass kickoff in order to build on the campaign’s grassroots momentum and speak with voters about the issues they care most about. Special guest Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI-4) will address the importance of commonsense leadership in Washington and why State Rep. Gretchen Driskell is the 7th District’s best choice in November.

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