During its General Body Meeting on June 28, 2022, the African American Caucus of the Mecklenburg County Democratic Party (AAC-MCDP) voted to support a Democratic Election Guide for Charlotte municipal candidates in the July 26, 2022 General Municipal Elections.
In response to the County's Fiscal Year 2023 Proposed Budget, the African-American Caucus of the Mecklenburg County Democratic Party (AAC-MCDP) released the following statement expressing opposition to the proposed closure of the Mecklenburg County Juvenile Detention Center.
In response to recent actions by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education, the African-American Caucus of the Mecklenburg County Democratic Party (AAC-MCDP) hopes that the upcoming Superintendent search process is done with the community at-large.
In response to recent incidences of overzealous police, and police misconduct in the Charlotte metro area, we stand firm in our commitment to advocate for our community against these practices and the systemic racism embedded in the fiber of this nation’s law enforcement institutions.
Our sincerest condolences to the families and friends following the recent deaths of Amaud Arbrey and George Floyd, we call for acknowledgment of and an immediate end to systemic racism plaguing Black America.