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Rowan County Prayer Case Ends, But Major Legal Questions Remain

Rowan County, North Carolina has agreed to pay $285,000 after losing a five-year court battle over the legality of prayers offered by County Commissioners READ

One Week In and Still No Representation for NC’s 9th District

The 116th Congress of the United States has been in session for one week, but the constituents of North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District still have no READ

State Lawmakers to Meet in Raleigh Next Wednesday

Members of the North Carolina House and Senate will meet in Raleigh next Wednesday at noon to kick off the two-year 2019-2020 Legislative Biennium. READ

POV: In Defense of Millennials

Everywhere we go, people ask my college professor husband, “What’s up with young people these days?” They think he has a unique perspective on READ

GOP Defends Majority But Loses Supermajority in NC Legislature

With almost 3.7 million votes cast and a participation rate exceeding 52 percent, North Carolina voters surpassed most turnout expectations for yesterday’s midterm election. READ

It’s Election Day – Be Sure to Get Out and Vote Your Values!

Election Day is finally upon us and NC Family urges you to get out and Vote Your Values! So much has been sacrificed throughout the READ

Only A Few Days Left To Order Voter Guides In Bulk!

You only have a few days left to order NC Family’s 2018 Voter Guide in bulk for distribution at your church, community group or READ

Who Are These Judicial Candidates On the Ballot?

In North Carolina, voters still have the opportunity (and the responsibility) to elect judges; however, judicial races are often some of the most overlooked READ

Upcoming Constitutional Amendments—What You Need To Know

North Carolinians will be voting this November on whether to amend the State Constitution in a myriad of ways. The variety of topics and READ

Order NC Family’s 2018 General Election Voter Guides Now!

The 2018 Election Season is now in high gear, which means it is time to order the 2018 General Election Voter Guides from NC READ

Court Rules NC Congressional Districts Unconstitutional

A federal three-judge panel added an element of uncertainty to the upcoming November elections when it ruled on Monday that North Carolina’s 2016 Congressional Redistricting READ

President Trump Nominates Judge Brett Kavanaugh To U.S. Supreme Court

President Donald Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S Supreme Court last night. If confirmed, Judge Kavanaugh would replace retiring Supreme Court Justice READ

NC General Assembly Short Session Adjourns

NC Legislators have put the 2018 Short Session to bed, until November 27, 2018 when both chambers are scheduled to reconvene. Both the House READ

NC General Assembly Returns For “Short” Legislative Session

Members of the North Carolina General Assembly assembled in Raleigh this week for the start of the 2018 “short” legislative session. Like all “short” READ

Primary Voting Today!

Today is Primary Election Day! It may be difficult to believe, but the 2018 election season is upon us. Although primary elections do not READ

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