I’m Bill Toole, a career environmental lawyer and activist with a track record of fighting corruption - and winning. I'm ready to serve and that's why I'm running for Lt. Governor.

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Bill Toole · [email protected]
March 4, 2020 at 3:41 AM

Thank you so much for your support!

Thank you from Bill Toole Good evening John, Thank you so much for your support! Although today did not go as hoped, we still can all expect that North Carolina will become a leader in education, healthcare, and the environment. Because of…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
March 3, 2020 at 2:39 PM

Today is the day - North Carolina's primary.

Copy of Early voting ends Hi John, Today is the day - North Carolina's primary. Make sure your voice is heard. Get out and vote!  Find My Polling Location! Thank you for all your support! Happy Super Tue…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
March 2, 2020 at 2:33 PM

How to help get out the vote. 💙✔️

Copy of Early voting ends Hi John, Tomorrow is the big day! Remind friends and family it's time to get out and VOTE! Tips for helping get out the vote: Offer to let a neighbor ride with you to vote! Wear your "I voted" sticker with pride!…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 28, 2020 at 3:05 PM

Early Voting Ends Tomorrow!

Early voting ends Hi John,   Early Voting ends Saturday, February 29th! Get the message out to all your friends and family by forwarding this email. You can find your polling location by clicking here. Fi…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 27, 2020 at 3:06 PM

There is still time to register to vote!

Early voting ends Hi John,   Early Voting ends Saturday, February 29th! Not registered to vote? No worries - there is still time! You can still register during early voting. "This process is called 'Same-Day Registration.' Same-day registra…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 26, 2020 at 6:11 PM

Interview with GPAT TV channel 23

GPAT TV channel 23 Hi John, Wanted to share an interview with GPAT TV channel 23, where I share my vision as Lt. Governor. Early Voting has begun! Find your polling location by clicking her…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 26, 2020 at 3:24 PM

Our primary is less than a week away!

Fundraising 2 Hi John,   Friday, we are making our last ad purchase! Send in your contributions today to help push our message to all of North Carolina.  Your contribution of $210 will purchase a tv ad, and $130 will buy a digital ad. Of co…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 25, 2020 at 2:56 PM

Only 7 days till the primary!

Fundraising 1 Hi John,   Only one week until the primary! With your help, we reached over a million people last week alone. Friday, we are making our last ad purchase. We need your help with our final media push! Your contribution of $210 w…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 21, 2020 at 7:09 PM

Thank you!

The Charlotte Post Hi John, I want to take a moment to say thank you! Your support has been the core of the campaign. From supporters like you to endorsements such as The Charlotte Post, our message has reached over a million people this …
Christina Gibson · [email protected]
February 19, 2020 at 3:05 PM

The Charlotte Post has announced its endorsement for Bill Toole

Copy of Allen Joines Hi John,   The Charlotte Post has announced its endorsement for Bill!   "We recommend Bill Toole, an environmental lawyer who is campaigning on more progressive policies from climate change to cannabis control," stated…
Jessie Crabtree · [email protected]
February 17, 2020 at 5:47 PM

Happy Birthday, Bill!

birthday bill Hi John,   Today, we are celebrating Bill's 61st birthday! 🎂I want to surprise him since he has worked so hard this year, and I need your help! Could you help make today extra special by contributing a $61 in honor of Bill's birthday?  …
Christina Gibson · [email protected]
February 16, 2020 at 8:32 PM

[NOW LIVE] Special Facebook Live Town Hall with Poplar Creek Farms

Cannabis FBLTH Hi John, We are now live with our special edition Facebook Live Town Hall! Join by clicking here.   Thank you,  Christina --- Christina Gibson Communi…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 15, 2020 at 4:07 PM

Special Facebook Live Town Hall with Poplar Creek Farms

Poplar Creek Farms Bill Facebook Live Town Hall Hi John, Sunday, we're having a special edition Facebook Live Town Hall with special guest, Grayson Cash, founder of Poplar Creek Farms. Together, we are going to discuss what Controlled Acces…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 13, 2020 at 9:11 PM

Our conversation today.

Facebook Live Hi John, Join the conversation now! We are discussing Broadband Access and the benefits of Controlled Access to Cannabis for rural North Carolina.    Also don't forget today begins Early Voti…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 12, 2020 at 3:13 PM

Early Voting Starts Tomorrow!

Early Voting Hi John,   Early Voting starts tomorrow! Get the message out to all your friends and family by forwarding this email. You can find your polling location by clicking here. Find My Polling Loca…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 10, 2020 at 6:47 PM

Early Voting Starts Thursday!

Early Voting Hi John,   Don't forget Early Voting begins this Thursday, February 13th! You can find your polling location by clicking here. Find My Polling Location! Best, Bill Cand…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 7, 2020 at 5:43 PM

Have you seen our ads?

Copy of relaunch email Hi John,   Have you seen our ads? They are up and running on digital, and will be running on tv starting next week. Help us purchase additional ad space today! Your contribution of $210 will purchase a tv ad and $130 …
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 6, 2020 at 5:03 PM

In case you missed it.

Equality NC Hi John, Last night, I was honored to be apart of Equality NC's Lt. Governor forum. If you missed it, take a moment to watch the recap.  I'll be hosting a Facebook Live Town Hall today at noon. Let's keep …
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 4, 2020 at 4:35 PM

If you haven't had a chance to sign the petition, there is still time.

Copy of Education email 1 Hi John, Thank you to everyone who has signed our education petition. We've received overwhelming support in the last 24 hours. If you haven't had a chance to sign the petition, there is still time. You can read o…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
February 3, 2020 at 4:45 PM

It's time to make quality, public education North Carolina's top priority.

Education email 1 Hi John, It's time to make quality, public education North Carolina's top priority. According to our state constitution, "the people have a right to the privilege of education, and it is the duty of the State to guard and …
Chris Khoury · [email protected]
January 29, 2020 at 4:01 PM

We can use $450 in revenue to expand healthcare and increase teacher pay!

New video launch Hi John,   It just makes sense - a plan for Controlled Access to cannabis. We can help our seniors and veterans. We can use $450 in revenue to expand healthcare and increase teacher pay. We…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 28, 2020 at 5:29 PM

Let's elect Bill as our Lt. Governor.

Copy of relaunch email Hi John,   Help get the message out to all of North Carolina! Let's elect Bill as our Lt. Governor. We need your help to make this happen. We've produced the content; now, we need to share it with the state. Your contr…
Christina Gibson · [email protected]
January 26, 2020 at 11:08 PM

Join us now for Facebook Live Town Hall!

Cannabis FBLTH Hi John, We are now live with our special edition Facebook Live Town Hall! Join by clicking here.   Thank you,  Christina --- Christina Gibson Communi…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 26, 2020 at 5:57 PM

You're Invited!

Cannabis FBLTH Hi John, Join us this evening at 6 p.m. for a special edition Facebook Live Town Hall. Kim Delaney-Surratt from the Carolinas Cannabis Convention will be joining me as we discuss how Controlled Access would affect North Carol…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 23, 2020 at 3:27 PM

Medicaid Expansion for North Carolina!

Medicaid Expansion Hi John,   North Carolina does not treat its rural communities right. There are over 500,000 working men and women without health insurance in North Carolina, many with families. Uninsurance has hit North Carolina’s rural …
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 20, 2020 at 5:45 PM

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Honoring Dr.King Hi John,   Today, we remember Dr. King's legacy. His service and work forever changed the United States and the world. There is still work to be done, of course. I am proud to say I will always stand up for equality.  You ca…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 16, 2020 at 3:35 PM

A Lifeline for Rural North Carolina

Rural Health Care Hi John,   While other candidates for Lt. Governor have given timid proposals to help rebuild rural North Carolina, I am the only candidate who has offered a bold plan to give our rural neighbors the economic jolt they need…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 15, 2020 at 2:28 PM

Only 30 Days Till Early Voting!

January Fundraising email Hi John,   Only 30 days till Early Voting begins. This time is crucial for state elections, and we need your help to spread the message! Can you contribute in $250, $100, $50 or whatever you can afford? …
Chris Khoury · [email protected]
January 14, 2020 at 2:44 PM

Help Turn North Carolina Blue! 🌊

January Fundraising email Hi John,   Are you ready to turn North Carolina blue? WE NEED YOUR HELP! With the State Primary on March 3rd, we need your support to spread the message. Can you chip in $250, $100, $50 or whatever you can afford? …
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 9, 2020 at 6:47 PM

CANNABIS PETITION: We need your help!

cannabis petition Hi John,   Let’s allow communities decide whether adults can purchase cannabis at their local ABC store, just as we do for liquor sales.When we regulate the process and tax the proceeds, controlled access just makes sense. …
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 7, 2020 at 2:00 PM

It is High Time to Legalize Cannabis in North Carolina

High Time Opt Ed Hi John,   It is time for North Carolina’s citizens to have controlled access to cannabis – both medical purposes, as well as for recreational access. We need to automatically expunge the records of those arrested or convict…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
January 6, 2020 at 5:27 PM

What can you do to help take back our state? #BlueWave2020 🌊

Volunteer-absentee-ballots Hello John,   The primary on March 3rd marks a monumental time for our state! This is the year we take back our state! #BlueWave2020 How do we do this? It takes people like YOU!   We have a great group of voluntee…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 31, 2019 at 5:00 PM

Only 12 Hours Left! I need your help.

Fundraiser December email 2 Hi John,   Only 12 hours before the December 31st reporting deadline!  Donate Today This campaign is yours! ✊Let's end this year strong! #BlueWave2020   Can you chip in $50, $…
Chris Khoury · [email protected]
December 30, 2019 at 4:48 PM

Only one day left!⏰

Fundraiser December Hi John,   There is only one day left to get your contributions in before the December 31st reporting deadline!  Donate Today This campaign is yours! ✊ It cannot and will not be bough…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 27, 2019 at 6:31 PM

Winston-Salem judge will block the state of NC from requiring voter ID

Aging parents Hi John, News was breaking this morning that a federal court judge in Winston-Salem will block the State of North Carolina from requiring a photo-identification to be allowed to vote. This is a victory for voting rights advocat…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 24, 2019 at 5:25 PM

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas Hi John,   Christmas time is such a wonderful time for family, friends, and memories. I love the family traditions, the late-night laughs, and the time spent with loved ones. From my family to yours, I hope you have a magical…
Chris Khoury · [email protected]
December 19, 2019 at 2:17 PM

Help me wish Bill a Merry Christmas!

Christmas email 1 Hi John,   I hope that everyone is looking forward to the holidays this year. I know I am.   As you all know, Bill has been working very hard on his campaign! I want to help by giving him a gift, and I hope I can count on y…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 13, 2019 at 5:35 PM

Elder Abuse In North Carolina Can’t Be Tolerated

Aging parents Hi John,   Too many at-risk senior citizens face daily abuse and maltreatment. I’m running for Lt. Governor because working families deserve help when it comes to caring for an aging parent. We must develop support for our care…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 12, 2019 at 7:34 PM

Mayor Allen Joines of Winston-Salem endorsed Bill Toole for Lieutenant Governor

Allen Joines Hi John,   Yesterday, Mayor Allen Joines of Winston-Salem endorsed me for Lieutenant Governor after we discussed the issues of job creation, homelessness, affordable housing, and vocational education…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 11, 2019 at 11:11 AM

Caring for Our Aging Loved Ones

Copy of Copy of GOP Hi John, Too many of our seniors lack access to adequate healthcare resources impacting the quality of their lives on a daily basis – whether it is affordable, safe housing, transportation to quality healthcare.   A coup…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 10, 2019 at 5:29 PM

Today is a grave moment for our country.

Impeachment Email Hello John,   Today, the House Democtarts presented two articles of impeachment: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress (Source:NPR). If the Democrat-controlled House moves forward in favor of impeachment, President Tru…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 9, 2019 at 5:41 PM

Caring for Our Aging Loved Ones

Copy of Copy of GOP Hi John,   It’s time to have a real discussion about paying for and caring for our aging population. I am the only candidate for Lt. Governor who has made this a cornerstone issue. Because I’m running a different type of …
Bill Toole · [email protected]
December 6, 2019 at 2:38 PM

Bill Toole: A Fresh Face; A New Leader with Big Ideas for NC

Friday Email Hi John,   My name is Bill Toole and I’m running for Lt. Governor as a proud progressive Democratic.   Instead of marinating in Raleigh's political circles, I’ve been dedicated to serving local communities and electing progressi…
Chris Khoury · [email protected]
December 4, 2019 at 12:30 PM

Stand up and fight.

relaunch email Hi John,   Are you ready for a Lt. Governor who will stand up and fight for North Carolina? We deserve a leader who’ll fight for better schools, quality healthcare, and a clean environment. A…
Christina Gibson · [email protected]
December 2, 2019 at 4:02 PM

25% OFF All TOOLE TIME Products! 👍

Copy of Copy of Yield T-shirts DEMOCRAT BILL TOOLE WILL FILE FOR LT. GOVERNOR MONDAY AT 12 NOON Today, Bill will officially file seeking the Democratic Party nomination for Lt. Governor at the NC State Board of Elections in Raleigh on Mo…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
November 27, 2019 at 5:11 PM

Happy Thanksgiving!

Copy of Copy of Cannabis email 2 Hi John,   This year we have so much to be thankful for, especially friends, family, and the special meals that bring us all together. Today, I am heading down to my parent's home. Mom is anxious to start pre…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
November 26, 2019 at 6:28 PM

Let's talk about cannabis.

cannabis email 4 Hi John,   The time has come to let North Carolinians decide for themselves whether to have controlled access to cannabis. “Controlled access” means there would be no sales to anyone under the age of 21 and use in public wou…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
November 22, 2019 at 3:03 PM

Controlled Access Gives Our Rural Farming Communities Opportunity

cannabis email 4 Hi John,   For far too long the politicians in Raleigh have ignored rural North Carolina. Rural unemployment is persistently high. North Carolina’s historical relationship with tobacco means our farmers are in the perfect po…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
November 20, 2019 at 3:43 PM

Raleigh’s State Legislature Is Tone Deaf

Copy of Cannabis email 2 Hi John,   Our elected leaders are tone-deaf when it comes to cannabis in North Carolina. Currently, the State Legislature is debating the merits of hemp cigarettes and whether or not they should be taxed and regulat…
Bill Toole · [email protected]
November 18, 2019 at 2:51 PM

A Progressive Democrat With New Ideas

Cannabis email 2 Hi John,   There’s only one Lt. Governor candidate who is pushing the legalization of cannabis across North Carolina.   That’s me!   I am pushing a program that will provide controlled access to cannabis through our current …