The Story of the 2016 Short Session


State leaders and special interests wasted little time in pushing proposals to dismantle environmental and public health protections this year.

Fortunately, many of the worst provisions were left on the table…for now. We expect to see many of the harmful provisions reappear during the 2017 long session.

Download the 2016 Scorecard here.

Explore our 2016 Legislative Scorecard:

A message from our director

Storyline #1: The Slow Demise of our Environment

Storyline #2: Another Sweetheart Deal for Duke Energy

Who were our 2016 Allies and Adversaries?

Infographic: History of Jordan Lake Rules

2016 Report Card: Governor Pat McCrory