Upcoming events in Charlotte with Charlotte NOW.
Take action on devastating Trumpcare/AHCA bill. . It will devastate those who will no longer be able to afford health care, those kicked off Medicaid, those with pre-existing conditions. The CBO estimated over 24 MILLION PEOPLE would lose health care based on the March 2017 version of this bill – which got worse, not better.
Charlotte NOW has been busy in April – from health care to telling university students about NOW and feminism.
Community members in the Triangle area will be holding a Citizens Town Hall to gather and make our voices heard. We will speak out about issues that concern North Carolinians, and send our comments to US Senators Burr and Tillis if they do not attend. They were invited. Some of their views may surprise you.
Fayetteville NOW honors Dr. Naveed Aziz at this year’s Susan B. Anthony birthday celebration and fundraiser. This year’s event is Feb 23, 2017, from 5:30pm-7:30pm.
Get your name in our annual pro-choice signature ad now! Names are due 1/16/17. The ad runs in the Indy and also will be delivered to all of state Senate and House representatives.
Going into the New Year, we will not be silent! It is time to make our movement explode onto the scene. SPREAD THE WORD!!! More on the 2017 Women’s March on Raleigh here. #womensmarchonraleigh
What to do now, after a crushing national defeat.
The Hyde Amendment is a legislative provision that bans federal funds from being used for most abortions. Read about it here. Stay tuned for possible action.
There is a clear and present danger for the existing women’s clinic and the city must take steps to protect staff, patients and clinic now either by voting against the rezone or adding sufficient safeguard conditions on the property. Take action! Join us at the hearing in support of the clinic.