The following letter was sent to members of the Opportunity Task Force on the release of their report by Council's executive director Bob Simmons An edited, amended version of this piece first appeared in the Viewpoint section of The Charlotte Observer on...read more
It's been an incredible few weeks for Raise the Age! House Bill 280 was introduced in Raleigh with strong bi-partisan support and a total of 68 co-sponsors (a majority of the House). The Raise the Age Charlotte Town Hall was both inspirational and informative and we...read more
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