Uncategorized

Moms and kids tell legislators to give them a “fair shake” in the budget

Today, hundreds of MomsRising.org members delivered a message to state legislators: give kids and families a fair shake in their budget negotiations. That means preserving investments in programs like Smart Start and NC Health Choice, which ensure that young children get a healthy start in life.

State lawmakers received more than 1300 email messages today from moms across North Carolina reminding them that moms vote and will continue to vote for legislators who preserve critical programs for kids and families.

MomsRising.org members also personally delivered hundreds of hand-printed tiles to legislators’ offices to make their point. It’s pretty darned hard to ignore cute kids but without adequate revenues, that’s precisely what will end up happening with North Carolina’s budget.

The more than 12,000 North Carolina moms who are members of MomsRising.org get it that revenues are needed to provide their kids with affordable health insurance and quality early childhood education.

46 Comments

  1. [...] This article is cross posted with permission from NC Policy Watch blog. [...]

  2. agz

    August 7, 2009 at 4:49 am

  3. tbl

    September 4, 2009 at 9:06 am

  4. Uggnice

    September 22, 2009 at 4:19 am

  5. www.linksbracelet.com

    September 24, 2009 at 9:00 am

  6. ccboots

    September 24, 2009 at 9:01 am

  7. ljpjlpll

    October 5, 2009 at 12:29 am

    Pretty UGG boot sale in our website store,Welcome to visit http://www.elegantugg.com

  8. fgdf

    October 7, 2009 at 4:45 am

    Onbuybuy.com have ugg

    boots,Welcome to shopping online on Onbuybuy.com !The UGG Classic Cardy is a heathered merino wool boot made to look like your

    favorite sweater. Three wooden buttons etched with the signature UGG logo allow this boot

    to be one of UGG‘s most versatile

    styles.

  9. ccboots

    October 13, 2009 at 11:17 pm

    yes ,the products are nice ,ugg boots on sale in ccboots online store ,we sale ugg classic mini boots,ugg nightfall boots ,etc ,also the ugg mini boots black which is hot sale.don’t lost it ,come on!

    http://www.ccboots.com sale nice ugg boots ,you buy 2 ,we send 1 to you as gife ,come on !don’t miss it!

  10. boots

    October 17, 2009 at 7:46 am

  11. KERRY

    October 18, 2009 at 9:38 pm

    UGG BOOTS: http://http://www.myugleahy.com/

    Enail:zhgen2009@sina.com

  12. meiyanfang

    October 24, 2009 at 9:46 am

  13. ccboots

    October 27, 2009 at 9:56 pm

    http://www.ccboots.com support you ,as friend ,plx clickt it ,we sale real ugg australian boots which made up with real sheepkin can keep you feets warm in the cool winter!And now ,if you buy 2 pairs of ugg boots ,we will send you 1 ugg slipper as gift,come on ,not to miss it !

  14. dfhtht

    November 17, 2009 at 3:37 am

    I bought one kids ugg mayfaire boots for my daughter

    last week, Very fast shipping, exactly as described, great

    value!!

  15. rock_qqly

    November 17, 2009 at 9:48 am

    Your blog very good,I like you very much,if you have time also attention to our products:
    Buy Cheap UGG Boots Online
    Women’s UGG boots On Sale
    UGG Flip Flops Online
    UGG Nightfall Boots
    UGG classic Boots
    I am sure you will take a look, you may also introduce your friend.
    Low price,best server and service,fast and free shipping is our advanced.

  16. ccboots

    December 2, 2009 at 8:27 pm

    Ugg classic mini boots and ugg classic cardy boots sale in ccboots online shop.hope you like it ,when in chrismas eve,if you buy 2 ugg boots ,we send 1 ugg slipper to you as chrismas gift ,best wishes!

  17. Charlotte31

    December 21, 2009 at 5:19 am

    You have to be very inventive person to do such best buy dissertation as this topic . We would buy term papers and custom thesis just about this. Thanks a lot!

  18. GHD Hair Straighteners

    March 28, 2010 at 2:55 am

    GHD Straighteners won’t damage your hair,if you use it correctly. Because there is the automatic shut-off. The cheap ghd hair straighteners technology also can make the hair iron heat quickly and maintain the temperature.Such as GHD MK4.If you fancy a wave, like it smooth, or love it straight then this super sexy little tool allows you to create fantastic styles whenever you want with ease, no fuss, GHD Straighteners will be very suit for you.GHD IV Purple Styler is the powerful professional tools to achieve beautiful, shiny, smooth hair. There are varieties of hair straighteners in the market. Thanks to their incredible versatility, GHD IV Pink Styler let you change your style as often as you change your outfit.Welcome to http://www.goodsghd.com.

  19. Zoom Lebron

    May 9, 2010 at 5:32 am

    The Nike Air Max LeBron VII has owned some great colorways in the past. Of all the great colorways we have examined on the LeBron VII, my favorite has to be the Nike Air Max Lebron VII All Star. However, here we have two brand new colorways that could be some of the best we have seen.

  20. ed hardy swimwear uk

    May 13, 2010 at 5:04 am

    very pleased to be here!
    ed hardy hoodies uk
    ed hardy swimwear uk

  21. luminary money

    May 17, 2010 at 10:49 pm

    Do you know luminary gold? if you play the online game,you will know buy luminary gold is the game gold. In the game, if you had more cheap luminary gold, you will had a tall level. But if you want luminary online gold , you can come here and spend a little money to bought luminary money.

  22. ro zeny

    June 13, 2010 at 11:12 pm

    Do you know ro zeny? if you play the online game, you will know buy ro zeny is the game gold. In the game, if you had more iro zeny, you will had a tall level. But if you want Ragnarok zeny, you can come here and spend a little money to bought Ragnarok online zeny. Quickly come here.

  23. nike air max classic BW

    June 17, 2010 at 5:00 am

    Hola he revisado su pagina, es muy interesante y una tematica muy interesante, ademas ofrecen mucha informacion para ese día tan especial. Me encantaria agregarles a mi directorio.
    Avisenme si les interesa.
    Saludos

  24. Ay?rma Büyüsü

    June 18, 2010 at 4:38 am

    Hola he revisado su pagina, es muy interesante y una tematica muy interesante, ademas ofrecen mucha informacion para ese día tan especial. Me encantaria agregarles a mi directorio.
    Avisenme si les interesa.

  25. Home Improvement Tips

    June 21, 2010 at 6:49 am

    Helo there, well I find that your writing is rather solid with lots of great data. Anyhow, was curious whether you would love to exchange web links with my website, as I am looking forward to generate more contacts to further expand and get better web exposure for my website. I do not mind you locating my links at the homepage, just accepting this web links on this particular page is great and sufficient. On the other hand, please reach me at my site if you are keen in exchanging links with me, I would really appreciate that. I would like to thank you and hopefully to hear from you soon!

    regard,

    Investing Tips and Info

  26. GHD Salon Gift Set

    July 13, 2010 at 4:00 am

    The reason for this ghd hair straighteners is that not only can they be used as straighteners but also as stylers. Never before had a product taken off so quickly as this had with the buzz spreading from America to the UK and beyond.So GHD IV Purple set is the best choice for stars and celebrities, while the same now you can also use it to create any hairstyle you want.

    Precious GHD Flat Iron are called the best hair straighteners on the market. Soon it was surprising if you walked into your friend’s bathroom and didn’t see a GHD IV Rare Styler. But how did the news spread so rapidly to get so many people to completely switch brands? Well if you trace it all back it comes down to the buzz that started between the salon and fashion icons.

    These powerhouses of GHD Salon Gift Set industry had found a new and great tool and they could not stop spreading the news. But ghd iv styler has become more than just a styling tool. And of course this all trickled down to the mainstream media and public, and since then millions of people have purchased these ghd stylers and hair products.

  27. Dissertation Help

    August 9, 2010 at 2:05 pm

    Wonderful post about “Moms and kids tell legislators to give them a “fair shake” in the budget”. Dissertation Help | Custom Dissertation

  28. cheap dallas cowboys jerseys

    August 11, 2010 at 10:57 am

    Fantastic website (http://www.sportsjerseysshop.com/) I will bookmark it and come back later.wholesale pittsburgh steelers jerseys,Thanks for posting this. Very nice recap of some of the key points in my talk. I hope you and your readers find it useful! Thanks again.

  29. cheap dallas cowboys jerseys

    August 26, 2010 at 8:32 am

    Hi guys!! This is my first website by my self, and i confused that is it good or not made by wordpress or Joomla,wholesale pittsburgh steelers jerseys, i want to choose one 4 me,and give me some advice.Thank you!
    http://www.sportsjerseysshop.com/

  30. Air Rift

    August 27, 2010 at 2:58 am

  31. Nike Air Max 90

    August 27, 2010 at 5:00 am

  32. Nike Air Max 90

    August 27, 2010 at 5:13 am

  33. Vertu Ascent Racetrack

    August 27, 2010 at 5:20 am

  34. report ip

    September 7, 2010 at 1:20 am

    It will take very long time to reach papers writing skills. But very often, some students are pressured for time. If you really want to save time and money and receive the great quality custom writing service essays, you would search for the masters persuasive essay writing service and buy a essay right there. After that, your A+ grade is gained.
    Essay on Coming of Age | Essay on Crime and Punishment

  35. Baby furniture

    September 11, 2010 at 11:45 am

    Nicely put, thank you, keep up the great work.

  36. annezhao

    October 12, 2010 at 9:30 am

  37. nfljersey

    October 16, 2010 at 4:46 am

    Every NFL fans want to get cheap nfl jerseysonline .Nowdays, internet business is getting more and more popular ,as the first it will save your time and energy instead of going out for shopping ;The second ,the price online is always cheaper than in the local stores. Thirdly , you also can take a look at rich colors and styles for the items you search .
    As for NFL jerseys, With a few keywords entered into some search engine, you will be surprised by these numerous results. You can easily see the all discount nfl jerseys,NBA jerseys ,NHL jerseys, MLB jerseys ,Women NFL jerseys and so on on line.
    After you comparing with several online stores ,you probably will find the one you think it is worth to purchase .Try to have a great deal online .
    Here is a store which hold all kind of cheap NFL jerseys, also include NBA jerseys, NHL jerseys, MLB jerseys .The price is really rock button price, and the quality can be guaranteed. The last it do all free shipping .Please kindly check our store website at discount nfl jerseys.We are here for you.

  38. wholesale nfl jerseys

    October 16, 2010 at 4:47 am

    You may be crazy about the football game, you may have a NFL team or two as your favorite , and you may have several of players whom you love watching to play. You may have a desire to get a jerseys of your favorite team to show your loyalty and feel like a part of your favorite team. But you may be disappointed on seeing the price tags .I am sure you have ever wondered if there is a way out .You want to purchase them in a wholesale deal –so that you don’t have to spent a lot of money which you can’t afford, but still can show off your loyal to your team.
    Gone are the days customers unaware of the wholesale market , they spent very high retail price on their favorite nfl jerseys
    . But nowdays ,NFL fans have become smart that they are skipping a step in the production and sales cycle.
    Sometimes you can’t only have your jerseys for whole of your family at a comfortable rate but you can even sell this with a fair margin of success. You are available in every size you need not worry if it would not fit in for some when you buy it at wholesale nfl jerseys.

    So, why not to make retail shopping when you can save a lot by purchasing wholesale nfl jerseys?

  39. nfljersey

    October 18, 2010 at 8:16 am

    It goes without saying,football is one of the most popular sport game around the world .For the majority of fans,have one or more nfl jerseysNFL jerseys is the way to show your loyalty and feel like a part of NFL team.

    Whether old or young,male of female ,a youth nfl jerseys is avaliable in different sizes and colors.There’s nothing like wearing your favourite youth NFL football jerseys in a game to show your love as well as loyalty to your team.

    So have you decided what to buy yet?Don’t worry about too much about this ,there are many online stores where you can buy cheap nfl jerseys,such as http://www.nfljerseymvp.com is one of the on line store which specized in youth NFL jerseys s. What you need to do just compare with different stores of prices ,styles,sizes and colors ,then know what to buy base on your budget .

    There is nothing beats watching the game and showing your support to your team through youth nfl jerseys.

  40. jerseynfl

    October 18, 2010 at 8:17 am

    Find wholesale nfl jerseys become more and more popular . I personally like to search some resource on line,because it is hard to find merchandise offline unless you hav someone who know personally who has access to a particular item.
    First ,you have to determine that what kind of wholesale nfl jerseys you want , so that you can narrow down your search .As you know ,if your board is too huge ,that will be very difrficult for you to find one items.Once you find out what you are looking for ,you will effectively find out that how much you are willing to pay on the jersey.
    The one place on line you can find out discount nfl jerseys is http://www.nfljerseymvp.com .Take few of your time ,you will see all of our updated jerseys at wholesale price .

  41. nfljersey

    November 12, 2010 at 1:21 am

    Football fans want to have an satisfied youth nfl jerseysto show the honor of their favorite team and players. It is not easy to get your hands on an authentic discount nfl jerseys
    Not only they are very common, but also they are very expensive .If you play to give the present to your friends or family members ,then give them cheap discount NFL jerseys will be best choice.
    As you know, the price of these jerseys will be quite higher during the season,since there is too much demand to match the need. While during the off season, you can have a great discount jerseys from various stores online. So, if you were not able to purchase your favorite wholesale nfl jerseys
    during the season, you can always afford great discount NFL jerseys in the off season and have yourself prepared for the next year.

  42. jerseynfl

    November 12, 2010 at 1:22 am

    As every NFL fan knows that wholesale nfl jerseys is a very important part of game.They will want a jersey of their own to announce who is their favorite player. When it comes to buying jerseys, you want the best quality money can buy.Of course ,you care about the quality when you are going to have a deal with discount nfl jerseys .You have to compare with severals stores in local stores or online stores ,after you searching hard enhough ,probably you will get satisfied one which gives you your money’s worth.
    If you want to learn more how to get the best quality cheap nfl jerseys can buy now in our comprehensive guide to NFL jerseys .

  43. Wholesale NFL jersey

    December 3, 2010 at 3:30 am

    There is no question that most of people enjoy in watching NBA sports .As The NBA holds the most highly skilled players in the game of basketball and because it is known worldwide even basketball kits adds to the awesome revenues that the NBA gets. That is why nba jerseys become so popular among all the people.
    The way to show off your loyalty to your favorite teams and players is to wear nba jerseys as well as watching NBA games. There are many NBA jerseys stores ,the best way for you to choose is to get on the line where you will see countless NBA jerseys stores ,then you can choose one or two you love most .Before you have a deal ,be sure that this store is reputable which will guarantee the quality and offer you best services .Welcome to visit our website at http://www.nfljerseymvp.com ,where you will see a lot of NBA jerseys ,also include other jerseys ,such as nfl jerseys, MLB jerseys, NHL jerseys .You will never be regret to choose our store online and we will be here for offering you all best NBA jerseys, NFL jerseys, NHL jerseys, mlb jerseys you all the time.

  44. mike

    March 14, 2011 at 11:20 pm

    If you have goals and determine to achieve it, then you’ll get what you wanted in the future.
    temporary health insurance

  45. luke

    March 30, 2011 at 8:37 pm

    I guess it’s necessary to have a fair budget allocations.
    slim fast diet plan”

  46. SIM Dual móviles

    May 26, 2011 at 10:54 pm

    An oil painting caught and held him. A heavy surf thundered and burst over an outjutting rock; lowering storm-clouds covered the sky; and, outside the line of surf, a pilot-schooner, close-hauled, heeled over till every detail of her deck was visible, was surging along against a stormy sunset sky.myefox