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Recordings of Past Events
Meet the New Neighbors
Introducing the NC General Assembly candidates who are new to NoC in 2024: Evonne Hopkins (for HD 35, Wake) Safiyah Jackson (for HD 37, Wake) Bryan Cohn (for HD 32, Granville/Vance) Sen. Lisa Grafstein (SD 13) and moderator Dante Pittman (for HD 24, Wilson) Get to know the new neighbors and learn their superpowers!
Insider's Guide to the NCGA
On 3/23/23, Neighbors on Call hosted four members of the North Carolina General Assembly: Sen. Natalie Murdock (SD 20, Chatham/Durham) Rep. Marcia Morey (HD 30, Durham) Rep. Ray Jeffers (HD 2, Durham/Person) Rep. Brandon Lofton (HD 104, Mecklenburg) We asked them for an introduction to the workings of the NCGA. What are the biggest upcoming issues? How does a bill get passed? What's the best way to advocate for legislation? We hosted officials and guests at three locations in Durham, Chapel Hill, and Pittsboro in a multi-location, hybrid meeting.
Countdown to 2022 with Sen Sydney Batch and Dr Aimy Steele
NC Senator Sydney Batch gives us the lowdown on the new maps and the road ahead for Democrats, and Aimy Steele, founder and executive director of The New North Carolina Project explains how grassroots mobilization is heating up in NC and how you can help.
Ready for Redistricting? Know Your Part.
Soon, the NC House and Senate redistricting committees will draw new maps for the next decade. They are already well into defining the rules and priorities for that process. Lekha Shupeck, North Carolina State Director of All on the Line, tells us what to expect and, most importantly, when and how we can most effectively participate. We need to be “on call” when opportunities arise!
Report from Raleigh with Rep Ricky Hurtado with special guest Rep Brian Farkas
Hear NoC’s 2021 action plan -- which is already underway. Then NC Rep. Ricky Hurtado (HD 63, Alamance) brings us updates from crossover week in Raleigh and answers our questions. Plus, a special cameo appearance from NC Rep. Brian Farkas, also new to the House!
Building a Grassroots Strategy in North Carolina: The Democratic Party
Join NCDP Chair Dr. Bobbie Richardson, NC Senate Democratic Caucus Leader Dan Blue, NC House Democratic Caucus Leader Robert Reives, and moderator NC Senator Natalie Murdock for a conversation about the roadmap to turn North Carolina blue. Hosted by Neighbors on Call and FLIP NC.
Building a Grassroots Strategy to Elect Democrats in NC: How Georgia Did It
Kendra Davenport Cotton, COO of the New Georgia Project Action Fund, talks with Diane Robertson, DNC Deputy Finance Chair and NCDP Executive Committee member, about what we can learn from Georgia’s successes. 3/10/21 REFERENCES: • flipnc.org/s/NC-GA-comparison.pdf • neighborsoncall.org/reference