Recent News

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Leandro, again: the high price of low voter turnout

March 4, 2024

If we want progressive values to prevail, we have to be willing to fight hard and fight for a long…

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NC Budget & Tax Center Hiring Interns

February 22, 2024

The NC Budget and Tax Center is seeking to fill two internship positions: Policy Analyst Internship | Deadline: Sunday, March…

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New nonpartisan voter outreach coalition offers education & assistance

January 18, 2024

ASHEVILLE, NC (January 16, 2024) — With primary elections just weeks away, a coalition of nonprofit, nonpartisan groups offers voters…

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Tree-mendous success!

November 20, 2023

600 Trees Given Away this Fall! 

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Recent Actions See All>

Reject “Election Integrity” Bill SB 88

SB 88 (Various Election Changes), passed the Senate and is now in the House. S88’s limitations on local acts will subvert local and county-level power. The bill is really about…
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Sign Up for Lit Drop to Share Courts Info with Voters

If you missed the Courts Canvass on June 22, or if you’re fired up after canvassing and talking with voters about the courts, here’s your chance to spread the word!…
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Take Action On Emergency Funding For Childcare Centers Across NC

Child Care Stabilization Grant funding, set up during the pandemic, will sunset on June 30th. Without this funding, nearly 1/3 of the state’s childcare centers may need to close, leaving…
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Tell NC House Committee Members NOT to Criminalize Masks

ACTION ALERT: Call or email the NC House Conference Committee members and urge them to vote NO on HB 237. If you’ve already done it, do it again! HB 237 has not…
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Support Southside Community Farm

The Southside Community Farm has provided opportunities for Southside residents to enjoy the lush green space and fresh food from the farm’s abundance for 10 years. That has been threatened…
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