17 Year Veteran Public School Teacher Featured in, New “Better Schools Ad”

12 September in Education, Press Release, Video

For Immediate Release Contact: Dallas Woodhouse 919-671-1050 dallaswoodhouse@carolinarising.org 9/12/2014 17 Year Veteran Public School Teacher Featured in, New “Better Schools Ad”  $1.3 Million Effort Will Use Veteran North Carolina Educator To Praise Speaker Thom Tillis and Gov. McCrory’s Results On Teacher Pay And School Funding   (Raleigh) -- Judy Wilburn, a veteran teacher of 26 years, seventeen in the...

Carolina Rising Releases Statewide, “A Little Brighter,” Back to School Advertising Campaign

14 August in Education, Press Release

For Immediate Release Contact: Dallas Woodhouse 919-671-1050 dallaswoodhouse@carolinarising.org 8/14/2014 Carolina Rising Releases Statewide, “A Little Brighter,” Back to School Advertising Campaign    $1.5 Million Effort Will Educate Parents On Speaker Tillis and Gov. McCrory’s Efforts To Implement Large Teacher Pay Raise And School Improvements (Raleigh)   As parents across North Carolina prepare to send their kids back to school,...

Carolina Rising Joining Democrats in Highlighting Coopers Failure on Coal Ash

24 June in Video

For Immediate Release Contact: Dallas Woodhouse 919-671-1050 dallaswoodhouse@carolinarising.org June 23, 2014 Carolina Rising Joining Democrats in Highlighting Coopers Failure on Coal Ash Carolina Rising Releases New Ad about Roy Cooper’s Petty Coal Ash Politics   (Raleigh)  Carolina Rising today released a new TV/web ad to inform the public about how Attorney General Roy Cooper is playing petty politics...

As Protesters Prepare To Return, Citizens Speak To Policy Changes Helping North Carolina in Its Rise From Joblessness, Recession and Corruption

12 May in Uncategorized

For Immediate Release Contact: Dallas Woodhouse 919-671-1050 dallaswoodhouse@carolinarising.org May 12, 2014 As Protesters Prepare To Return, Citizens Speak To Policy Changes Helping North Carolina Rise From Joblessness, Recession & Corruption Citizens Say New Polices Working, Helping Drop Unemployment Rate 39% Since 2011 GOP Budget, 29% Since First Monday Protest (Raleigh) As protesters prepare to return to Raleigh...

The Tax-Cut Payoff in Carolina

04 June in Article

Even with lower rates, tax revenues have increased 6% this year, and the state has a $400 million budget surplus. By Stephen Moore Raleigh, N.C. Four years ago North Carolina’s unemployment rate was above 10% and the state still bore the effects of its battering in the recession. Many rural towns faced jobless...

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Economy Boosts GOP Prospects

23 June in Article

RALEIGH — Gov. Pat McCrory and the GOP-led state legislature are at odds over the budget, Medicaid reform, Common Core, and other issues. Conservatives are disappointed with the McCrory administration’s continued defense of corporate giveaways, be they for Hollywood filmmakers or Advance Auto Parts. Senators disagree with the House budget’s reliance on optimistic...