Why nominee Neil Gorsuch is bad for the US Supreme Court

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.

Paliga: Burr and Tillis – “F” for FAIL

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.

Thirteen NC Bills Passed, Later Overturned by the Courts

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”

Latest Newsletter – full of news on HB2 on women, ERA-NC event, Roe events, etc

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!

Rocking She Wins We Win Events – See Pix

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!

She Wins, We Win event press advisory – 3/2/16

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