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Sports Gambling Bill Passes 2nd Reading in NC Senate

The North Carolina Senate passed SB 688–Sports Wagering on its second reading this afternoon by a 26-21 vote. The vote largely divided Republicans in particular, READ MORE

ALERT: Sports Betting Bill Moves to Senate Floor

A bill that would legalize sports betting across North Carolina passed yet another committee in the State Senate this morning, despite what appears to READ MORE

NC Legislature Passes Bill to Raise Minimum Age for Marriage

The North Carolina House of Representatives passed a bill this afternoon that would raise the minimum age for marriage in North Carolina from fourteen READ MORE

Charlotte Passes SOGI Ordinance

The Charlotte City Council voted unanimously last night in favor of adopting an ordinance that would ban discrimination based on—among other categories—“sex (including sexual READ MORE

Sports Betting Bill Continues to Move Through State Senate

Two more Senate Committees have approved a bill that would legalize sports betting across North Carolina. Yesterday, the Senate Judiciary voted in favor of SB READ MORE

ALERT: Tell Your State Senator to OPPOSE Sports Betting

A dangerous gambling bill is rapidly moving through the State Senate and we urgently need your help to stop this bill from becoming law! READ MORE

Urge Sens. Burr and Tillis to Oppose Out-Of-Control “Infrastructure” Bill

The U.S. Senate is currently considering a massive trillion-dollar infrastructure bill, H.R.3684. While portions of this legislation may be well-intentioned, its spending is out-of-control. READ MORE

Senate Committee Passes Sports Gambling Bill

The North Carolina Senate Finance Committee passed a bill this afternoon that would legalize and regulate sports betting in North Carolina. SB 688–Sports Wagering, READ MORE

ALERT: Charlotte City Council to Vote on SOGI Ordinance

City Council members in Charlotte are scheduled to vote August 9 on a proposed ordinance that would add the classifications of “familial status, sex READ MORE

A New Approach to Overturning Roe v. Wade

NC Family has joined with 21 other state family policy organizations in a friend-of-the-court brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of READ MORE

Blue Cross Announces Coverage for “Gender Affirming” Procedures

North Carolina’s largest private healthcare provider has announced it will expand its “medically necessary” coverage to include gender-affirming facial and vocal surgeries. Blue Cross READ MORE

ALERT: Urge NC House to Override Veto and Save Babies from Eugenic Abortions

Governor Roy Cooper vetoed HB 453–Human Life Nondiscrimination Act/No Eugenics in late June. This bill would prevent a physician from performing an abortion if he or she knows READ MORE

State Senate Seeks to Tackle Discriminatory Instruction in Public Schools

The State Senate Education/Higher Education Committee is meeting today to discuss a bill that originated in the House that would prohibit instruction in critical READ MORE

NCGA Summer: Bills to Watch

The North Carolina General Assembly was back in session today, after taking last week off for the July 4th holiday. As state lawmakers resume READ MORE

Barronelle Stutzman’s Long Obedience and the Failure of the Court

This article comes from the Colson Center for Christian Worldview’s BreakPoint Podcast, which aired today, July 7, 2021 On Friday, in an act of READ MORE