Urgent Call to Action: NC Supreme Court Primary on June 7, 2016 We need for all Randolph County Democrats to vote for Michael R. Morgan for NC Supreme Court in the June 7th primary. Pete Glidewell, our Democratic candidate for the 6th District US House is running unopposed, and will not appear on the June
We know that our Republican-run legislature is hellbent on rolling back environmental regulations. Rest assured they have some special gifts for us in the hopper for this upcoming session. “Ahead of the session several joint House and Senate committees have been preparing potential legislation. Last week, the Environmental Review Commission, the legislative committee that acts
Opinion Column by Jim Meredith, Randolph County Democratic Party Chair. Published in the Courier-Tribune, Asheboro, NC April 22, 2016 The current legislature of North Carolina is an incompetent “Ship of Fools.” Thoughtful North Carolinians, regardless of party, consider this the worst legislature they can remember. What a track record. What a travesty. Not since the establishment
THE COMMUNITY CLEANUP AND COOKOUT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. We will inform participants of the new date and time very soon. Thanks for all who were planning to participate. We look forward to seeing you soon! Asheboro Litter Pick-up To cap off the end of Earth Month, we are sponsoring a litter
Walker’s response to Springsteen unsatisfactory The offer by Congressman Mark Walker to “explain intellectually” North Carolina’s new law called HB2 to Bruce Springsteen is interesting. This is just after calling Mr. Springsteen a “bully” for canceling a rock concert in protest over the law. If Mr. Walker’s main qualification prior to election was that of
HB2 gives our state a national black eye The Courier-Tribune asked our state lawmakers to respond to questions concerning HB2, and their responses were in the April 5 issue. The legislators seemed to agree that the outcry over passage of the bill was due to liberalsand the left-wing media. I will let the liberals and the
The Randolph County Democratic Convention will be held at the Randolph County Courthouse, 176 E. Salisbury St. in Asheboro on Saturday, April 16, at 9 a.m. Registration and breakfast (sold by the Democratic Women) will be at 9 a.m. in the lobby area. Candidates will be on hand to meet and greet during breakfast.