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Effective Civic Engagement Requires Balanced Viable Plan and Intentionality

Evidence based civic engagement is a fairly nascent field. In fact, up until 20 years ago, what people now think of as civic engagement...

Duke Energy Spearheading Solar Expansion in North, South Carolina

The Southeast is rapidly becoming a hot bed for solar expansion, and Duke Energy is leading the charge.  The company already owns or purchases...

#GA123: The Children of Freedom Summer Will Soon Be Leaders of...

The seeds planted 50 years ago in Mississippi during Freedom Summer are in full bloom. The children of 1964 -- who are now leaders...

Solar Bill is Bright Spot for Legislature

This article originally appeared on TheTandD.com. By GILDA COBB-HUNTER As state legislators, we are elected to uphold the public trust and do what is right for...

Black Leaders Key to Passage of South Carolina Solar Legislation

In South Carolina, Black state legislators have been instrumental in passage through both the state House of Representatives and Senate of new legislation enabling...

SC State Legislator Creates Model for Lasting Community Revitalization

South Carolina State Representative Harold Mitchell, D-Spartanburg, who's made headlines recently for his efforts to modify his state's 'Stand Your Ground Law', is more...

South Carolinians Stand Up for Energy System Freedom of Ownership Act

An op-ed by Jil Littlejohn and Sue Berkowitz demonstrated the best of what democracy has to offer when two South Carolinians called out western...

Election 2014: Georgia 1+2+3 = Modern Voting Rights Movement #GA123

Last week I participated in #GA123 -- one of the most cutting edge civic engagement events this election cycle. This “cross-platform” social media conference...

South Carolina Solar Compromise Bill Creating A National Model?

The South Carolina Legislature is considering a bill to increase solar build out and use in the state.  In an effort that’s found favor...

Election 2014: Governor Christie, McDonnell, and Scott – What Do They...

Three Things You May Not Know About Voters of Color in New Jersey, Virginia, and Florida. What does Governors Chris Christie, Bob McDonnell, and...