Working people across our state will get a fair chance to vote for a better life and hold Governor McCrory and lawmakers in his party accountable in free elections for repeatedly enacting policies that hurt working families.
The ruling strikes down significant provisions of North Carolina’s “Voter ID” law as discriminatory and unconstitutional.
Very early primaries, the most hotly contested governor’s race in the country, the implementation of Voter ID, and the return of the General Assembly for its legislative “short session” are among the items you can expect this year in Tar Heel politics.
August 21, 2015
America’s Journey for Justice comes to North Carolina
Our lives, our votes, our jobs, and our schools matter. Join America’s Journey For Justice as we march through North Carolina to be a part of history, August 29 through September 7.
June 19, 2015
Voting Rights March planned for Moral Monday July 13th
On July 13, the federal court will hear North Carolina NAACP v. McCrory, the lawsuit to reverse North Carolina’s unconstitutional, immoral voter suppression law.
May 21, 2015
Voter ID public hearings coming across NC
The State Board of Elections is holding 9 public hearings across the state to hear your comments about a fuzzy part of the new photo ID law. The law says the ID must “reasonably resemble” the voter. But what does that mean?
October 25, 2013
The Daily Show covers N.C.’s voter suppression law
N.C. Republican Party official forced out over racist-but-candid remarks about Voter ID.
October 4, 2013
Feds sue to block NC voter suppression law
MaryBe McMillan talks about the law and the lawsuit with Union Edge radio.
Join Roy Cooper in calling for a veto of the “Anti-Voting Monster Law”!
July 26, 2013
NC Republicans successful in attack on democracy
Proof that Republicans will stop at nothing to avoid being held accountable by the people for the decline of North Carolina.
July 23, 2013
Someone you know will no longer be able to vote
Our immoral legislature about to pass “Worst Voter Suppression Bill In The Nation”.
July 19, 2013
Fight for your voting rights at Moral Monday 12 (7/22)
Fight back as our immoral NCGA moves to adopt new poll taxes, cuts to early voting, penalizing parents whose children vote at college, and other ways to make it harder for people to vote.
April 19, 2013
Make the call against Voter ID
State House Bill 589, which would require voters to present a photo ID before being allowed to cast their ballots, will be voted on in the House next week. We need you to call your state representative and tell him or her to vote ‘NO’ on HB 589.
April 5, 2013
The Art Pope-backed plan to rig all future elections
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.
July 13, 2012
AFL-CIO launches voter protection site MyVoteMyRight.org
Voting is a fundamental right of every American citizen and a cornerstone of our democracy. AFL-CIO has launched a new site, MyVoteMyRight.org, to inform voters and track the attacks on their fundamental right to participate in the democratic process.