Whatever your politics, your age, race or gender, and wherever you live in North Carolina, you have a stake in a lawsuit now being tried in Winston-Salem. See more
This month marked the 271st birthday of Elbridge Gerry, the former Massachusetts governor for whom "gerrymandering" is named. See more
Common Cause NC joined thousands of North Carolinians in standing up for voting rights at a march in Winston-Salem. See more
Join Common Cause North Carolina as we take a stand for voting rights by signing our petition urging state lawmakers to restore the lost week of early voting, reinstate same-day voter registration and reinstitute pre-registration for 16- and 17-year-old North Carolinians. Sign it
"We continue to be impressed by the outpouring of support from leaders of both parties across the state," said former Charlotte Mayor Richard Vinroot. See more
The NC General Assembly today adopted a highly controversial measure that will radically change Greensboro's voting maps ahead of this fall's local elections. See more
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday affirmed the right of states to implement an independent process for drawing voting maps. Now it's time for action in the legislature. See more
Former Charlotte mayor Richard Vinroot, a Republican, and former Raleigh mayor Charles Meeker, a Democrat, are leading a growing group of local elected officials calling for a bipartisan solution to gerrymandering.