Monthly Archives: October 2018

November Legislative Update

The General Assembly came in to session in October and appropriated $400 million in hurricane relief money for communities in need of immediate care, mainly in southeastern North Carolina.  The General Assembly is scheduled to return to Raleigh on November 27 to appropriate another $450 million on other recovery projects. The needs taken care of […]

October Legislative Update

El Pueblo is celebrating a court ruling temporarily overturning a provision in the 2017 Farm Act that passed the General Assembly in 2017 that included an anti-union, anti-immigrant provision that targeted the Farmworker Labor Organizing Committee, the only farmworker union in North Carolina. The bill promoted by Farm Bureau, and passed the General Assembly in […]

NC Spanish Voter Guide Now Available

Iliana Santillán, Maria Gonzalez, and volunteers registering voters at their booth during La Fiesta del Pueblo 2018

After introducing North Carolina’s first ever bilingual Voter Guide in 2016, El Pueblo is proud to work alongside Democracy NC and Common Cause NC to present the 2018 edition.  Click here to download the PDF guide in Spanish, and visit the website for Spanish info on candidates and voting info! Click here for the 2018 Voter Guide information in English.