Links to articles on a bill which targets immigrants and poor people. The anti-immigration sections go into effect immediately. This bill was signed by Governor McCrory on 10/29/15.
See the route for each day of the “We Make America Great” walk beginning in Charlotte, NC on Nov 8 and ending at the Governor’s Office (in NC’s Capitol) in Raleigh, NC.
URGENT ACTION! Tell Legislators to Reject Bills that Divert Funding from Public Schools, Hamper Teachers’ Ability to Educate. NC Justice Center makes it easy!
Join us on the ‘We Make America Great’ Walk! Join us in support of immigrants and working families! People will walk from Charlotte on Nov 8 to Raleigh on Nov 20, where we’ll deliver our message to Governor McCrory.
Our first annual Women’s Equality March and Rally included elected officials, Durham City Council members, Durham County Commissioners and 300 plus people, who marched in solidarity and in support of Women’s Rights.
NC NOW’s 24th Legislative Update includes budget, ALEC, bad vouchers ruling, confederate flag bill signed, Greensboro redistricting case. Update was mailed on 7/25/15.
The NC Senate budget includes 8,592 TAs losing their jobs in the next 2 years. The Senators obviously don’t know how vital TAs have become to public education in the absence of proper funding. Losing TAs will hurt students, teachers and staff. Meanwhile, the Senate plans $600 million in extra corporate tax cuts.
Call the Governor and ask for his plan to expand Medicaid on the “Where’s the Plan? Day of Action for Medicaid Expansion” Call or email even if after the day of action!
NC NOW’s twentieth legislative update is available for members. This update is for the week ending June 20th. All updates include a list of bills that NC NOW is tracking. Here is a summary of week 20’s changes.
The Senate has rewritten the anti-abortion bill HB465 and changed its title to make it sound innocent. It is not – this bill has all the problems from edition 2 plus more snuck in on top. Contact your House Representatives and ask them to vote against this heinous bill.