Over the past year, we’ve seen Americans across the country take to the streets to protest police brutality, racism, and a deeply unjust criminal justice system. The majority of these protests were peaceful and have brought about real dialogue and in some instances reforms. Unfortunately, others weren’t always as peaceful…

On Tuesday, Mitch McConnell and Republicans in the United States Senate blocked floor debate on a comprehensive bill that would have reformed campaign finance laws, protected access to the ballot, and expanded voting rights for all in America. While efforts to protect free and fair elections in Washington, D.C. …

This week our nation took a step forward towards justice and equity and I am honored to see it happen in my lifetime. While a positive step forward, I remain concerned about how long it took to bring the bright shining light of justice to Juneteenth.

President Joe Biden signs the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, June 17, 2021, in Washington. From left, Rep. Barbara Lee, D-Calif, Rep. Danny Davis, D-Ill., Opal Lee, Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., obscured, Vice President Kamala Harris, House Majority Whip James Clyburn of S.C., Sen. Raphael Warnock, D-Ga., Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, Rep. Joyce Beatty, D-Ohio, Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., and Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas. AP Photo/Evan Vucci

Across the nation, we…

“A Mother’s Plight” by Adrianne Clayton-Edwards

George Floyd lost his home and his life as he cried out for his mother. They grabbed him from his car and beat him. They smiled. They smirked. Those officers murdered him on camera, in broad daylight.

There must be justice for George.

Charlotte is my home.

North Carolina has…

First I wish to thank all of our first responders and frontline workers for their dedication to public health and safety.

I also want to give a huge shout out to all of our educators and support staff in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and across the state.

In less than two days…

The Republican Majority is playing a dangerous game with their power. The party of small government sees fit to deputize local sheriff deputies as Federal ICE Agents.

They are ramming through a reckless and ill-conceived bill to create an unconstitutional parallel system within our Federal Immigration framework.

They want to secure political points for their base. We want to build stronger communities, respect the will of the voters, and the decisions of duly elected sheriffs across this great state. -Sen. Mujtaba Mohammed

It should go without saying that I don’t want violent criminals escaping justice under the law.

Supporters of House Bill 370 would like you to believe that I, and other opponents of the bill, support that kind of chaos. …

Million Voter Outreach

In the General Assembly, we are still adjusting to the new faces and new dynamics of a stronger voice for Democrats. The 2020 elections are just around the corner and the sad reality is that it is easier for you to cast a vote for your favorite…

Sen. Mujtaba Mohammed

NC Senator - District 38 (Mecklenburg County) / Public Interest Attorney / Fmr. Staff Attorney & Child Advocate at Council for Children's Rights

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