Power to the Polls

YOU can make a difference in the midterm elections!

by Frances Thompson Recognizing that Charlotte Women’s March has some 2,300 members who would like to make an impact on the November mid-term elections and that candidates are looking for volunteers, CWM has gathered information to help both groups meet their needs. CMW reached out to all of the candidates who have contact information on …

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DA Candidate Forum

Join us Monday, April 30 7:00 p.m. for a community forum with  Mecklenburg County DA candidates Spencer Merriweather and Toussaint Romain to discuss the critical role of the District Attorney in creating an equitable, responsible justice system that protects the health and safety of all Charlotte citizens. All are welcome to attend. First United Methodist Church 501 N …

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Sheriff Candidate Questionnaire

The Charlotte Women’s March organization surveyed Mecklenburg Sheriff candidates  for their views on a variety of issues.  Read a summary of their responses to the questionnaire by clicking on the links below:   Mecklenburg Sheriff Candidate – Irwin Carmichael response to CWM Questionnaire             Mecklenburg Sheriff Candidate – Antoine Ensley …

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County Commissioner Candidate Questionnaire

The Charlotte Women’s March organization surveyed Mecklenburg County Commission candidates who face opposition in their May 8th primary races for their views on a variety of issues.  (FYI: no Republican candidate was surveyed as none face inter-party opposition in the primary.)  Read a summary of the candidates responses to the questionnaire by clicking on the links below: …

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Candidate Endorsement Links

Charlotte Women’s March (CWM) does NOT endorse candidates. In making make your election choices, we recommend that you visit the sites of other organizations whose values you support and that DO endorse candidates. We will continue to discuss issues that concern us on our web and Facebook platforms. Hopefully, in this way, we’ll help you …

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Mecklenburg County District Attorney Race

by Mary Hopper Mecklenburg County District Attorney Election To Be Decided May 8 Start Studying Up TODAY While the outcome of seven races will, for all intents, be concluded on May 8, the election of Mecklenburg County District Attorney and Sheriff (separate article) merit your immediate attention.   That is true because everyone, not just some …

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Betty Chafin Rash Knows the Power of the Polls

Prominent Charlotte civic and political leader Betty Chafin Rash is this week’s CWM Woman in the Spotlight. She shared her thoughts on the 2018 political season and how we might plug in, both locally and across the state. Power to the Polls is this year’s national and local Women’s March commitment theme, putting our CWM …

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