August Legislative Update

August Legislative Update The General Assembly adjourned and just a few tweets later they returned to Raleigh for a legislative session to address the possibility that a Democratically controlled commission charged with writing the descriptions to six constitutional amendment questions before voters this fall may be negatively framed. El Pueblo is monitoring

July Legislative Update

July Legislative Update The General Assembly adjourned the short session today just after Noon on Friday, June 29th, however the adjournment resolution requires a lame duck session on November 27, 2018, just two weeks after the general election.  That means all eligible bills are technically still alive. This adjournment resolution is in

June Legislative Update

June Legislative Update The General Assembly convened its short legislative session on May 16, 2018 and we were met with over 20,000 protesting teachers concerned about per pupil spending in K-12 education.  El Pueblo staff and volunteers were part of the historic rally. For El Pueblo, the start of session was also