In an email to statewide grassroots leaders opposed to Common Core organizers announced that activists will rally Wednesday at the Statehouse. The group will hold a press conference and members have been encouraged to meet with their legislators one-on-one.
The Senate is expected to vote on Senate Bill 101 on Tuesday and the group hopes if it is brought up it will pass. On Wednesday it will be looking to the House to take it up.
Who: Various groups from cross the stateSpeakers: Sen. Rusty Glover, Rep. Bob Fincher, Stephanie Bell, Dr. John Killian, Troy Towns, Dr. Lou CampomenosiWhat: Asking the House to take up Senate Bill 101When: 11 a.m. Wednesday
Check back for updates on the event from group organizers as Tuesday progresses, and they are able to see whether Sen. Del Marsh allows the bill to come to a vote and the results of such a vote.