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Voting & Elections 08.30.2023

Unite N.C. tour mobilizes communities as lawmakers pass restrictive voting changes

"The #UniteNC Town Hall will remind lawmakers who they work for — and remind the public that we're putting people over party in 2024," said Gino Nuzzolillo, campaigns manager at Common Cause North Carolina.

Voting & Elections 08.28.2023

Common Cause NC’s Sailor Jones on the legislature’s latest efforts to make voting more difficult

Common Cause of North Carolina Associate Director Sailor Jones joins NC Newsline to discuss SB 747, efforts to make voting more complicated in our state, and the legislature’s attempt to further gerrymander electoral districts.

Voting & Elections 08.20.2023

Town hall allows Rowan citizens to voice concerns with state legislature

Residents from across Rowan County came together Thursday night to voice their opinions on issues in the state legislature. The event was a town hall held in the Mission House by Common Cause.

Voting & Elections 08.18.2023

Rights Advocates Call on North Carolina Governor to Veto GOP’s ‘Anti-Voter’ Bill

"Ending the three-day grace period would cruelly harm older voters, people with disabilities, rural voters ,and others who rely on mail-in absentee voting as a lifeline for exercising their right to vote," said Bob Phillips, executive director of Common Cause North Carolina

Voting & Elections 08.17.2023

NC Republicans pass sweeping election bill affecting mail-in voting

Bob Phillips, executive director of Common Cause North Carolina, said the move was unnecessary and urged Gov. Cooper to veto the bill.

Voting & Elections 08.14.2023

NC is preparing for its first elections under voter ID law. Is the Border Belt ready?

“Not only are rural counties less likely to have fulsome access to DMV sites and hours, but many rural communities across the state face the biggest financial challenges to overcome all sorts of barriers created by photo voter ID laws,” Jones said.

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