POSTPONED: Crucial Conversation – Gun politics after Sandy Hook: What has changed, and what hasn’t?

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Due to multiple unforeseen conflicts, this luncheon has been postponed until early 2015 — we regret any inconvenience this may cause.  Please consider attending the candlelight vigil that North Carolinians Against Gun Violence will be sponsoring December 11 at 7:00 pm at the Judea Reform Congregation, 1933 West Cornwallis Road in Durham. Click here [Continue Reading…]


Crucial Conversation – Breakfast with Judy Waxman, Vice President for Health and Reproductive Rights at the National Women’s Law Center

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Please join us for a very special Crucial Conversation — Breakfast with Judy Waxman, Vice President for Health and Reproductive Rights at the National Women’s Law Center Click here to register Why are Americans still fighting for basic freedoms like access to birth control? What is the latest on the effort to secure full [Continue Reading…]


Crucial Conversation – Dirty money, dirty water: The end of judicial campaign public financing in North Carolina

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NC Policy Watch presents a Crucial Conversation luncheon with Billy Corriher from the Center for American Progress— Crucial Conversation luncheon – Dirty money, dirty water: The end of judicial campaign public financing in North Carolina Click here to register The 2014 fall election is in full swing and, as they’ve come to expect, North [Continue Reading…]


Crucial Conversation — The state of the U.S. Supreme Court with Ian Millhiser of the Center for American Progress

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An NC Policy Watch, Crucial Conversation luncheon— The state of the U.S. Supreme Court with Ian Millhiser of the Center for American Progress Click here to register Few recent rulings of the U.S. Supreme Court have done more to anger caring and thinking Americans and awaken them to the importance of monitoring the federal [Continue Reading…]


Crucial Conversation — Duke’s Dan River coal ash disaster: What happened? How big is the problem? What’s next?

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An NC Policy Watch, Crucial Conversation luncheon— Duke’s Dan River coal ash disaster: What happened? How big is the problem? What’s next? Click here to register Featuring Amy Adams of the group Appalachian Voices and State Rep. Pricey Harrison Coal – for thousands of years, humans have found it difficult to live without this [Continue Reading…]


*New Date* Crucial Conversation — The outlook for 2014: Featuring Tom Jensen and Chris Fitzsimon

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NC Policy Watch invites you to a very special Crucial Conversation breakfast— **NOTE: Please notice that the date for this event has been changed from its original listing date to Tuesday, Feb 4, due to inclement weather.** The outlook for 2014: Featuring Tom Jensen of Public Policy Polling and Chris Fitzsimon of NC Policy Watch [Continue Reading…]


Crucial Conversation — The truth about the Affordable Care Act and what it really means for American health care consumers

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NC Policy Watch and the North Carolina Health Access Coalition invite you to a very special Crucial Conversation breakfast— The truth about the Affordable Care Act and what it really means for American health care consumers Click here to register Featuring Lynn Quincy, Senior Policy Analyst at Consumers Union – publisher of Consumer Reports [Continue Reading…]


Crucial Conversation — Parents in life, strangers on paper: How NC laws barring second-parent adoption and same-sex marriage jeopardizes families, children

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NC Policy Watch, the ACLU of North Carolina and Equality North Carolina are proud to announce a very special Crucial Conversation — Parents in life, strangers on paper: How North Carolina laws barring second-parent adoption and marriage for same-sex couples jeopardize families and their children. Click here to register Featuring Chris Brook, [Continue Reading…]