Leading Anti-Toll Group Endorses Chaz Beasley
NC House candidate Chaz Beasley has been endorsed by the I-77 Business Plan, an organization formed by North Mecklenburg business leaders in opposition to the I-77 toll project. Beasley has been a vocal critic of the toll lane project.
"I’m humbled to receive the endorsement of the I-77 Business Plan,” Beasley stated. “I appreciate the hard work they've done on behalf of our community.”
In addition to the I-77 Business Plan, Beasley’s campaign has recently been endorsed by the following organizations:
Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Lodge 9
Human Rights Campaign
National Association of Social Workers - NC Chapter Political Action
North Carolina AFL-CIO
North Carolina Association of Educators (NCAE)
North Carolina League of Conservation Voters
North Carolina Police Benevolent Association
Now or Never NC
Planned Parenthood Votes! South Atlantic
State Employees Association of North Carolina (SEANC)
“It’s an honor to earn the support of so many great organizations in our community,” Beasley said. “I’m inspired by their leadership and grateful to have them in my corner.”
Chaz Beasley is the Democratic candidate for NC House District 92, located in Mecklenburg County. It includes parts of Huntersville, Charlotte, Pineville and Steele Creek, as well as Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.
Born and raised in the foothills of North Carolina, Beasley grew up in a low-income, single parent home. He attended North Carolina’s public schools and graduated with honors from Harvard. Beasley then went on to earn his law degree at Georgetown.
Currently, Beasley works as an attorney in the finance industry. He lives in Steele Creek with his fiancée Whitney, and his future stepdaughter, Maddison.