Common Cause Miles Rapoport on voting rights

Common Cause Miles Rapoport on voting rights

Miles Rapoport, the national president of Common Cause, discusses how some states are taking steps to increase voter participation, while some states putting in place restrictions that will discourage some citizens from going to the polls. Rapoport appeared on NC policy Watch’s radio show during his October 21st visit to Raleigh, NC. [Continue Reading...]


Breakfast talk on women’s rights with Judy Waxman of the National Women’s Law Center

Breakfast talk on women’s rights with Judy Waxman of the National Women’s Law Center

Why are Americans still fighting for basic freedoms like access to birth control? What is the latest on the effort to secure full implementation of the Affordable Care Act? How can average North Carolinians help turn the tide so that we’re moving forward instead of just barely hanging on to previous victories in these and related areas?

Judy Waxman, Vice President for Health and Reproductive Rights at the National Women’s Law Center, joins NC Policy Watch to talk about the legal landscape ahead for policies affecting women’s health in the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s recent and now infamous ruling in the Hobby Lobby case.

Co-sponsored by:
North Carolina Women United -http://www.ncwu.org/
North Carolina National Organization for Women – http://www.northcarolinanow.org/
Women AdvaNCe – http://womenadvancenc.org/ [Continue Reading...]