A bill (S.698) under consideration in the N.C. Senate would place a constitutional amendment on the 2018 primary ballot to shorten the terms in office for state judges to two years. Currently, District Court judges serve for four-year terms, and Supreme Court justices, Court of Appeals judges, and Superior Court judges serve for eight-year terms.
Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence: A Self-Help Tool for Organizational Effectiveness
Based on the fundamental values of quality, responsibility, and accountability, Principles & Practices includes guiding principles on 12 aspects of governance, management, and operations for both nonprofit board and staff members. It also provides specific benchmarks under each category to help nonprofits use best practices in their daily work.
Salaries & Benefits in North Carolina's Nonprofits
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Community Letter in Support of Nonpartisanship
April 5, 2017
The Honorable Thom Tillis
185 Dirksen Senate Office Building
United States Senate
Washington, DC 20510
Non-Itemizer Charitable Deduction Would Help Communities
Nonprofits are concerned that federal tax reform plans could significantly reduce incentives for charitable giving. Congress can help ensure that private individuals support the important work of churches and other 501(c)(3) nonprofits by creating a non-itemizer deduction for charitable contributions.
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May 4, 2017
Congressman Mark Meadows Chairman,
Subcommittee on Government Operations
U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight & Government Reform
1024 Longworth House Office Building
United States House of Representatives
Washington, DC 20515
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