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Press Releases and Statements

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Blind Patient Receives Settlement from Nash Hospitals, Inc.

National Federation of the Blind and DRNC are also parties Raleigh, North Carolina (December 2, 2020…

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Why MCOs Need to be Held Accountable

Six counties have asked NC DHHS Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen for permission to leave Cardinal Innovatio…

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DRNC calls for inclusive approach from Madison Cawthorn, NC District 11

NC District 11 will now be represented in Congress by Madison Cawthorn, a wheelchair user. DRNC plan…

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Statement on the 2020 Election

DRNC appreciates all the voters in North Carolina who participated in our democracy by exercising th…

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What the SCOTUS Decision on Curbside Voting in AL Means for NC

In Alabama, voters with disabilities and underlying health conditions will now have to decide if it…

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Exciting Changes at DRNC

As part of DRNC’s unwavering commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and accessibility, we are ex…

Big Win for Voter Accessibility

September 25, 2020 – Raleigh, NC – Last night, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of N…

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Disability Groups Demand Access to NC’s Inaccessible Absentee Voting

Lawsuit Filed Today in Federal Court July 27, 2020 – Raleigh, NC – Today, disability organizations f…

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The ADA’s 30th Anniversary

A statement from our Chief Executive Officer On July 26, 2020, our nation celebrates the 30th annive…

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NC Equal Justice Alliance Statement on the Murder of George Floyd and Call to Action for Racial Justice

The North Carolina Equal Justice Alliance joins our community of staff, clients, volunteers, donors,…