ACDP News June 30, 2020

125 Days till November 3 Alamance County Confederate Monument call to action press conference North Carolina Court of Appeals The North Carolina Court of Appeals is the state’s intermediate appellate court. Currently 15 judges hear cases in panels of three. The Court of Appeals reviews the proceedings that occurred in the trial courts for errors of law or legal procedure; it decidesContinue reading “ACDP News June 30, 2020”

ACDP News June 29,2020

126 Days till November 3 Council of State Jen Mangrum for Superintendent of Public Instruction In 2018, Jen campaigned for NC Senate. One of her biggest motivations was making public education a priority in the General Assembly. During the campaign, Jen met extraordinary educators and community advocates from all over the state. Jen became aContinue reading “ACDP News June 29,2020”

ACDP News June 27,2020

128 Days till November 3 Council of State Jessica Holmes for Commissioner of Labor Jessica N. Holmes is a workers’ rights advocate, policy expert, and fighter for fairness and social justice. Jessica was born and raised in eastern North Carolina.  As a first-generation college student, her professional and personal goals have focused on creating educationalContinue reading “ACDP News June 27,2020”

ACDP News June 26,2020

129 Days till November 3 Council of State Jenna Wadsworth for Commissioner of Agriculture In her own words: “This election is so much bigger than just you or I can fully comprehend in this moment. We all know that 2020 is the perfect storm of misguided leadership on both the state and federal level, combinedContinue reading “ACDP News June 26,2020”

ACDP News June 25,2020

130 Days to Election Day Our Candidates for State and Local Office Are Already Working In Our Community Our candidates are at every march, rally, vigil and meeting. They are out here listening and talking, learning about what matters most to us. They have started and supported initiatives to feed our community members, deliver suppliesContinue reading “ACDP News June 25,2020”

ACDP News June 24,2020

131 Days to Election Day Yvonne Lewis Holley for Lieutenant Governor The role of the Lt. Governor of North Carolina is unique in that it is the only elected office who works on both the executive and legislative level. They assist the Governor in their constitutional duties and are next in line in succession toContinue reading “ACDP News June 24,2020”

ACDP News June 18, 2020

Planning on Voting? There are a couple ways to ensure that you will be able to cast your vote in that important election instead of waiting in line on Election Day: either request an absentee ballot or vote early.   Here is a link to request an absentee ballot form in North Carolina.  It is not tooContinue reading “ACDP News June 18, 2020”

ACDP News June 17, 2020

Continuing Our Support for the BoE Let’s Help the Board of Elections Keep our Elections Running Smoothly The Alamance County Board of Elections is looking for Precinct Election Officials and Elections Volunteers. We all like to have a friendly face looking back at us when we go in to vote. There is no one moreContinue reading “ACDP News June 17, 2020”

June 16, 2020

Support the Board of Elections Thank you to everyone who has  joined us in this fight. Our voices have been heard! The Alamance County Board of Commissioners voted last night to provide full funding for the Board of Elections.  Chair Of the Board, Amy Galey was the only Alamance County Commissioner to vote against fullyContinue reading “June 16, 2020”

ACDP NEWS June 11, 2020

Recommended Reading Now is Not the Time to Cut Funding for an Election. With media coverage of the disastrous handling of voting in Georgia this week fresh in our memories, we need to be actively protecting our right to vote and ensure that everyone in Alamance County has good access to cast their vote. HereContinue reading “ACDP NEWS June 11, 2020”