January 23, 2015
We will never be intimidated by right-wing bullies in our efforts to improve the lives of working families in North Carolina, and thanks to Civitas hard work, we find ourselves in good company.
Many people who shop at Roses and Maxway stores have no idea how the man who owns those stores spends his money to keep people poor. We’re going to change that.
We want to invite you to an advance screening of Citizen Koch, Art Pope’s brothers by another mother.
What does over $100,000 buy you? If you’re Art Pope, it buys you a state Senator and a bevy of bills to restrict ballot access and make it even easier to buy elections.
Pat McCrory has been governor of North Carolina for one week, but he has managed to break his promise to clean up Raleigh and keep special interests out of state government, says Progress NC, which has launched a website – www.paytoplaypat.com – to keep score on McCrory’s selling out of North Carolina.
While Pat McCrory privately took the Governor’s oath of office behind closed doors, locked inside the State Capitol away from the public, McCrory’s Puppet Master was sworn in at a public ceremony as North Carolina’s new Shadow Governor and the state’s real chief executive.
Want to know where all the big corporate cash flooding North Carolina elections will be coming from in 2012? Facing South, a publication from our friends at the Institute for Southern Studies, has some answers.
The Art Pope money machine is paying to bring a host of right-wing extremists to speak at this year’s Civitas-organized Conservative Leadership Conference in Raleigh. Join us at noon on Saturday, March 3 to welcome the delegates.
North Carolina’s legislature is out of control, and it’s time to speak out and push back. Join us at a public forum about how these hard-line conservatives are turning back the clock, who’s bankrolling their agenda, and what it means for our lives.
This Sunday, January 15 at 3pm, Art Pope, the most dangerous man in North Carolina politics, will debate Chris Kromm, the executive director of the Institute for Southern Studies, creators of the website www.ArtPopeExposed.com.
North Carolina’s most powerful power broker, his well-funded political network, and his dangerous agenda for North Carolina will be the subject of a community teach-in December 13 in Raleigh.
Learn about one of North Carolina’s most powerful power broker, his well-funded political network, and his dangerous agenda for North Carolina.
Inspired by the We Are the 99 Percent blog on Tumblr on which people post pictures of themselves and their often-heart-wrenching stories, some folks at Occupy Wall Street put together this video that seeks to answer the question, “Am I a member of the 99%?”
The North Carolina State AFL-CIO is the largest association of local unions and union councils in North Carolina, representing over one-hundred and forty-thousand union members, fighting for good jobs, safe workplaces, workers’ rights, consumer protections, and quality public services on behalf of ALL working people.