State passes on chance to reform redistricting – Rocky Mount Telegram

For at least the past 30 years under Democratic rule, the N.C. General Assembly’s history of redistricting was, frankly, atrocious. Now that Republicans lead the legislature, some key lawmakers seem determined to continue that record of atrocity. (More)

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City to mark Lincoln Park Historical District designation – Rocky Mount Telegram

Rocky Mount will sponsor a ceremony Thursday marking the designation of the Lincoln Park Historic District.

City officials, former Lincoln Park residents or their descendents will gather at 11 a.m. at 1000 Leggett Road to pay homage to the area that was built in the 1940s to cater exclusively to black residents. During the ceremony, a historic marker will be placed on the site. (More)

Raise the Age Allies: The RTA bill will be up for a vote TOMORROW, will you join us for the hearing?

Dear Friends:

The Raise the age legislation (S434) will be heard on Wednesday, June 6th at 10am in the House Judiciary Subcommittee A in room 1327 of the Legislative Building. Hope to see you there!

We can not allow the bill to be removed from tomorrow’s calendar, so please consider emailing or calling the committee members and urge them to give the RTA bill it’s fair time in the committee! More details on the action alert:

Share the most recent Action Alert with your colleagues and friends:

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions and/or concerns.

Thank you for all that you continue to do!



Angella Bellota
Raise the Age Coalition Coordinator
Office: 919.834.6623 x233
Cell: 909.489.7691