Category Archives: News

19 Sep
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National Federation of Democratic Women

Letter from the President Greetings, everyone! I can’t believe that it’s September already! It seems like it was just yesterday that we were all together in Atlantic City for our annual meeting. Everyone had a wonderful time and the ladies in New ...

10 Sep
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Rosanell Eaton

“Well, little lady, you did it.” That is what a white electoral official told Rosanell Eaton in 1939 after she recited the preamble to the Constitution of the United States in full, from memory, in front of him and his ...

10 Sep
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Legislative Update

09 Sep
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Legislative Report

A) BUDGET SESSION WASTING TAXPAYERS’ HARD EARNED MONEY: WRAL-TV reported that each extra week of session costs $210,000 over and above the usual costs of operating the legislative complex.  That comes out to $42,000 a day.  The daily cost is ...

20 Aug
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Happy Birthday Superintendent Atkinson

Dear Friends– Pop quiz! Who was the first female to serve in her elected office, has served our state tirelessly for a decade, and is responsible for the development of over 1.5 million of our children’s learning experiences? She’s North Carolina’s ...

19 Aug
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Women’s Equality Day – August 26, 2015

Celebrate the 95th Anniversary of Women Winning the Vote  Anniversary of the First Women’s Rights Conference (July 19 and 20)  On July 19-20, 1848, Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott spearheaded the first women’s rights convention in American History. Over 300 ...

19 Aug
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Shoutout to Senator Bryant

A super article from the Rocky Mount Telegram about our own Senator Angela Bryant. Read the Article Here! or Visit her Campaign Site Here!

23 Jul
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Power of the Pen Success 2014

  Power of the Pen (POP) was a letter-writing campaign used in the 2014 election to work to get newly registered and infrequent voters to the polls to vote. The campaign focused on the re-election of Kay Hagan and on ...

23 Jul
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News from Durham Democratic Women

Durham Democratic Women had a dynamite meeting (Getting Ready for 2016) on June 14. Steve Gheen connected organized voting precincts with voter turnout in his talk. Then our focus turned to organizing Durham Democratic precincts that are not yet organized. Twenty-two (22) of Durham’s 57 voting ...

13 Jul
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Featured Chapter: Harnett County

July’s featured chapter:  the Democratic Women of Harnett County. Democratic Women of Harnett County President Jean Colvin   Each month we feature a different County Chapter and look forward to hearing from you about how your team is working to ...

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