The Equal Rights Amendment League Action Team of the League of Women Voters of Asheville & Buncombe County is hosting a letter-writing campaign to persuade U.S. Senators Tillis and Burr to co-sponsor and vote Yes on S.J.Res.6. This resolution would remove the ERA deadline. Once the deadline is removed, the Equal Rights Amendment will become…

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ERA-NC Alliance, AAUW-NC, and NC NOW will join Equal Rights Amendment bill sponsors on Thursday, August 22, at 2:00pm for a press conference to launch a statewide ERA awareness campaign in advance of Constitution Day. The conference will feature the unveiling of billboards that have been installed across North Carolina calling for ratification of the ERA.…

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The Equal Rights Amendment is still an active bill in the General Assembly. In the next few weeks, please escalate personal visits, emails, letters, and calls with your elected representatives and senators in the NC General Assembly.  It needs to be a face-to-face visit, individualized mailing, or phone call. First, if you’re outside of Buncombe County and your state representative or…

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