Join the Women’s March in Asheville

The anniversary women’s march will take place downtown Asheville on January 20, 2018 at 11 am-1 pm. The peaceful SIDEWALK march will start at the Memorial Stadium. It will continue up Biltmore Ave as planned and end around the Vance

Supreme Court delays order for North Carolina to redraw maps

From Asheville Citizen-Times… The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday delayed a lower-court order that would have forced North Carolina Republican lawmakers to redraw the state’s congressional districts by next week because of excessive partisan bias in current lines. The justices

Judges say there will be no delay for new North Carolina congressional map

From Asheville Citizen-Times… The judges who struck down North Carolina’s congressional map for excessive partisanship that favored Republicans refused Tuesday to delay their order telling GOP state lawmakers to draw new lines by next week. The denial by the three-judge

Fair Courts Day of Action in Raleigh – This Wednesday!

Common Cause, Democracy NC, NC Council of Churches and NAACP are hosting this day of action to protest partisan control over the courts. Think our judges should be fair, independent, and removed from politics?  Top state lawmakers are trying to

Lawsuits could change the rules in North Carolina politics, balance of power in Raleigh

From Asheville Citizen-Times…   Jake Quinn says his main job when he umpires baseball games as a volunteer for North Asheville Little League is to ensure each team is treated fairly. A lawsuit in which Quinn is a plaintiff could

Trump dissolves voter fraud commission

From CNN… President Donald Trump dissolved his much-touted voter fraud commission on Wednesday, attributing the step to various states’ refusal to participate in the board, which was criticized as a misguided step to solve a practically non-existent problem. After months

Gerrymander 5k webinar now online & new facebook group

  We’ve had such a response from people around the country wanting to put on their own Gerrymander 5k event that we hosted a webinar on how to do it yourself! The webinar can be found on this page. It