Come protest the NCGA as they force members in on a Saturday to override Governor Cooper’s vetos of bad bills they passed at a hastily called special session on 7/24/18, called with less than 24 hours notice. Protest North Carolinians being tricked into giving the NC General Assembly a “blank check” to do whatever it wants to our state. Fine if you can only come out for a half hour (outside) or an hour.
Come greet the NCGA on Saturday morning, 8/4/18, as they return to Session to try to override the Governor’s vetoes of their hastily enacted legislation intended to deceive North Carolinians into voting away their rights.
NC NOW’s 6th legislative update of the 2018 NCGA Short Session includes summaries on constitutional amendments, further restrictions on early voting, and judicial redistricting, as well as ERA actions and bill tracking.
Here is NC NOW’s 5th legislative update of this NCGA Short Session. The summary addresses topics include Budget, Voter ID, Income Tax Cap via Constitutional Change, Restrictions on Early Voting, Medicaid Expansion, ERA (including action to take on ERA), and Judicial Redistricting.
The NC Legislature reconvened, and legislators lost no time ramming through complex, multi-issue legislation with almost no discussion. How the NCGA is operating in general (in darkness). Breakdown of what is going on with redistricting maps and judge. Why people are upset with House Bill 90.