Gov. Cooper’s New Budget: Strong, Ready, Resilient

On March 24, 2021, Gov. Cooper unveiled his proposed state budget for the two-year period that starts in July (2021-2023). Gov. Cooper’s budget helps students catch up with significant investments in schools and increased pay for our teachers, strengthens health care access during this critical period when more people need coverage than ever, and expands…

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Tell Tillis & Burr to Support the HEROES Act

Schools cannot re-open safely with massive budget cuts, fewer educators, and less help for students. The House passed the HEROES Act to help, and we call on the Senate to take similar action now. Call Sen. Tillis at (202) 224-6342 and Sen. Burr at (202) 224-3154 and urge them to support the HEROES Act to…

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Sustain the NC Budget Veto!

GOP leaders in the NC Senate have said they intend to call a vote MONDAY NIGHT 10/28 at 7 p.m. to override the Governor’s budget veto.  Contact your State Senator NOW and tell them to sustain the veto and continue the fight for a better budget in Raleigh!

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“You Can’t Bully Me” Book Signing

You Can’t Bully Me Anymore is a powerful, encouraging and engaging book to inspire and empower elementary school aged children in particular who are either victims of the unprecedented bullying epidemic in America or offenders themselves. Written in simple poetic form with cartoon illustrations, this book is a great resource to building healthy self-esteem in children,…

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