August 24, 2016РMRC hosted its first public forum in Bay St. Louis. Candidates where US House of Representatives, 4th Congressional District, Mark Gladney (D) and Ric McCluskey (Libertarian Party) spoke and took questions from attendees.

MRC member and Program Director of Faith in Women, Ashley Peterson, spoke about her organization’s efforts to provide women with education on the full spectrum of reproductive choices and involve community faith leaders in supporting women in their choices.

We discussed MS voter ID laws and registration, our upcoming March for Progress voter registration drive through the Delta, the AFSP suicide prevention walk on Sept. 10, efforts to counter hate group activity in our state and our ongoing efforts to advocate for state flag change.

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