Equal Rights Amendment
The League of Women Voters supports the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment. This committee researches the issues, educates the public on the need for the amendment, and advocates for North Carolina to ratify the ERA. For more information or to join this committee, contact co-chairs Elaine Okal or Sheila Denn.
Why We Need the ERA - one-page summary.
ERA Overview - one page of FAQs.
ERA Myths - one-page document debunking common myths about the ERA.
What You Can Do - one-page list of suggestions for helping make the ERA a reality.
Need for the ERA (Slides) - The ERA Committee gave a presentation in April 2018 to the public on the need for the ERA. These are the slides from that presentation.