Raleigh City Council Cost of War Resolution

RESOLUTION NO. 2013 – 733 A RESOLUTION TO EXPRESS THE SENSE OF THERALEIGH CITY COUNCIL REGARDING THE USE OF FEDERALFUNDS TO MEET LOCAL FINANCING NEEDS. Whereas the United States is currently engaged in military actions which arenearing the end of their intended durations; and Whereas, the ongoing economic situation in this country has resulted in more »

Raleigh City Council calls on Congress to “Bring Our War Dollars Home”

January 16, 2013 Press Release CONTACT: JOE BURTON 919-851-5596 At its January 15th meeting, the Raleigh City Council joined the US Conference of Mayors and cities in 14 other states in approving a “Bring Our War Dollars Home Resolution.” The original resolution was submitted to the Council by ROWD (Return Our War Dollars) of Wake more »

Raleigh City Council Resolution

  January 2013 Proclamation calling on Congress to Fund Urgently Needed Services and Infrastructure Repair in Raleigh and Throughout the United States by Bringing Our War Dollars Home and Reducing Military Spending. WHEREAS the members of the Raleigh City Council and the constituents we represent want to ensure the safety, as well as the physical more »

October 29, 2011: Planning Conference for Long-Term Change

Reordering Priorities – Connecting Issues A Planning Conference for Long-Term Change October 29th, 2011 Report Reordering our Society’s Priorities and Connecting our Peace and Justice Issues were the themes of the October 29, 2011, NC Peace Action/AFSC conference in Raleigh.  Fifty attendees representing 8 Congressional districts shared what’s happening around the state on the Move more »

September 10, 2011: Report on 9/10/11 Durham Town Hall Meeting: Cost of War Resolution

UPDATE! Durham County has already had great success with its flagship Cost of War campaign in the City of Durham. Due to this Durham Town Hall Meeting, in the Fall of 2011: The Durham City Council called upon the president and Congress “to bring these war dollars home to meet vital human needs, promote job more »