August 23rd Meetup: Election Reform - Better Ballot NC For Ranked Choice Voting
Better Ballot North Carolina is a politically, regionally and socially diverse non-partisan non-profit 501(c)(3) dedicated to educating the NC public about Ranked Choice Voting (RCV). Their mission empowers North Carolinians with knowledge of electoral reforms that bring fairer elections by encouraging greater candidate and voter participation, ensuring office holders win a true majority of voter support, and better reflecting the will of North Carolina’s voters. Founded in July 2020, Better Ballot North Carolina is united in the belief that Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) is a simple, positive election reform that gives voters more of a voice.
A Call To Action
Raleigh Police Department Attorney Targets Peaceful Protester, Files Contempt Charges Against Monica Ussery
Raleigh Police Department made peaceful protester Monica Ussery the example at a protest on April 14, 2020. The public was recently reminded of Ussery's unconstitutional arrest because an independent journalist, Stephen Horn, tweeted out the body camera footage, contained in brief clip.Read more
Convention Delegates Re-Elect Groo, Pass RCV Resolution
2023-25 WakeLP Executive Committee: Sean Acton (Asst. Treasurer), Kyle Ward, Michael Oakes (Secretary), Travis Groo (Chair), Chris Mizelle, and Patrick Bowersox (Vice Chair) l. to r.
Thursday, 2 March 2023—Delegates to the 2023 WakeLP Convention elected three new members to their executive committee in Raleigh last night, but narrowly decided to retain incumbent Chair Travis Groo in the only contested race over challenger Dee Watson.Read more