The Charlotte City Council could vote as early as February 8th on a hazardous policy change that would put women, children, and families in the Queen City at great risk. Even if you do not live in the Charlotte area, this could be a precedent setting action that could impact the entire state, so Charlotte leaders need to hear from you NOW!
If adopted, this policy change would make Charlotte the first city in the state to adopt a “public accommodation” ordinance that creates civil-rights-status legal protections based on an individual’s self-determined “sexual orientation,” “gender identity,” or “gender expression.” This would place the protected privacy rights of women, men and children at great risk and would put the constitutionally protected religious liberties of small business owners and others at stake. The proposal would:
Please contact the following members of the Charlotte City Council and ask them to “OPPOSE” this dangerous proposed policy change:
Jennifer Roberts (Mayor): 704-336-3131; firstname.lastname@example.org
Vi Lyles (Mayor Pro Tem): 704-336-3431; email@example.com
Patsy Kinsey (District 1): 704-336-3432; firstname.lastname@example.org
Al Austin (District 2): 704-336-3185; email@example.com
LaWana Mayfield (District 3): 704-336-3435; firstname.lastname@example.org
Greg Phipps (District 4): 704-336-3436; email@example.com
John Autry (District 5): 704-336-2777; firstname.lastname@example.org
Kenny Smith (District 6): 704-574-7241; email@example.com
Ed Driggs (District 7): 704-432-7077; firstname.lastname@example.org
Julie Eiselt (at large): 704-336-4099; email@example.com
Claire Green Fallon (at large): 704-336-6105; firstname.lastname@example.org
James Mitchell (at large): 704-336-3430; email@example.com
TAKE ACTION! This measure was defeated last year because of the actions of concerned citizens in the Charlotte area and across North Carolina. We need your help again, so please reach out to these local officials. Thank You!