NOW Urges that Senator(s) filibuster the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch and, should a filibuster fail, vote “no”. NC NOW joins with statewide progressive groups on March 20, 2017 to explain why Gorsuch is such a bad choice. Phone script available to help you call your US Senators.
No excuse for skipping town hall meetings – Senator Tillis needs to step up.
Why did Senators Burr and Tillis completely ignore their responsibilities and their constituents’ calls and vote for Betsy DeVos for Education Secretary? Here are some problems with DeVos and some history with Burr and Tillis blocking and stonewalling well-qualified African American women nominees in the past.
Celebrating longtime activist Mandy Carter, as she receives another award, this one from NC Women United. Join us Dec 8, 2016, to celebrate Mandy and the holidays.
Many of these bills/laws hurt women Here are thirteen major bills that were overturned via lawsuits that North Carolina lost in recent years. NC NOW VP of Legislation Robin Davis referred to this information in her part of the “How NC Laws Have Impacted Women” panel at the NC NOW Conference, “Women Making History NOW.”Continue reading “Thirteen NC Bills Passed, Later Overturned by the Courts”
NC NOW’s 7th legislative update for the short session looks at where NC can go with HB 2 from here. Adds a 7th and better option to consider.
Legislative Update #3 for the short session. Includes a summary and tracks bills introduced this session which pertain to women and NOW’s issues.
Read about what NC NOW and chapters did and pondered in the first few months of 2016, including how HB 2 is DISASTROUS for women, to status of SCOTUS, to our upcoming ERA event on 4/12/16, to a statement on what happened with Melissa Harris-Perry. Read on!
Summary of the She Wins We Win 3 part event (3/3/16) with pictures and links to some speeches. And a great time was had by all!
See the press advisory for the Make History press conference and rally. At this event, National Women’s Rights Leaders Join NC Leaders in Support of Hillary Clinton