CJPC Blog

HK on J March Draws Possible Record Crowd

On Saturday, the North Carolina NAACP held its 11th annual HJonK March in Downtown Raleigh.  According to the News and Observer, the agenda included expressing support for the Affordable Care Act amid Republican efforts to repeal the health care law known as...

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CJPC is Hiring!

CJPC is hiring a new Executive Director. Download and review the job description and share with interested candidates. From Board Chair Dr. George Wilson about the departure of Lao Rubert, Executive Director: Lao Rubert, CJPC's wonderful and beloved Executive Director...

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HK on J March Set for Feb 11

Join the NAACP and more than 200 coalition partners in downtown Raleigh for the annual Historic Thousands on Jones St. (HK on J)  Moral March. Together we will march for a more fair and just North Carolina. Saturday, Feb. 11, Downtown Raleigh, 2 East South St. This is...

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Governor Roy Cooper

It's official!  On January 1, 2017, Roy Cooper was sworn in as Governor of North Carolina. He took his oath of office minutes after the start of the new year. He will have his public inauguration ceremony next week. Governor Cooper has his work cut out for him and...

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Felons Who Have Completed a Sentence CAN Vote

As the Governor's race continues to be contested, accusations of felons voting have been filed by the McCrory campaign.  It's important for all parties to understand some basic facts: A person convicted of a felon is allowed to vote in North Carolina once they have...

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