The Transylvania Times -

Protests Held At Meadows' Fundraiser - Brevard, NC


July 10, 2017

Park Baker

Roughly 50 people protested Friday outside Hawg Wild Barbecue in Pisgah Forest. A fundraiser for U.S. Congressman Mark Meadows was being held at the restaurant.

A private fundraiser Friday for Republican U.S. Congressman Mark Meadows at Hawg Wild Barbecue in Pisgah Forest was met with about 50 protestors.

The protest was organized by the Transylvania County chapter of the NAACP, with health care at the forefront of many of the protestors' concerns, including Jim Hardy's.

"We're here to make a statement about what's going on in Congress right now, and Mark Meadows attempts to take money from average people and give it to the super rich by creating a health care system that only the super rich can afford and putting it toward tax cuts for the ri...

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