RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Voters statewide will likely decide in March whether North Carolina should borrow $2 billion for scores of government construction projects after the General Assembly gave final approval early Wednesday to a debt package and proposed referendum. With a final House vote ...Read More »
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RALEIGH – Some legislators are once again trying to expand the number of certain erosion-controlling structures allowed by law along the North Carolina coast. This time, they’re trying to do it through the state budget. Republican budget negotiators confirmed Sept. 2 ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — As House and Senate Republicans keep working in Raleigh to merge their competing spending plans into one, their delays in passing a two-year state budget will cost more than $1 million originating from taxpayers. The tab comes largely ...Read More »
RALEIGH – Gov. Pat McCrory and Senate Republicans held dueling rallies Wednesday seeking support late in this year’s session from local government leaders and the public for two tax bills involving local governments. McCrory anchored a public event outside the ...Read More »
RALEIGH – The North Carolina General Assembly returned from a weeklong break on Monday to begin an expected long, hot summer at the Legislative Building. That’s because Republican leaders and GOP Gov. Pat McCrory have failed to work out most of ...Read More »
RALEIGH — Republican legislative leaders said Tuesday that their colleagues aren’t sold fully on Gov. Pat McCrory’s proposal for North Carolina to borrow close to $3 billion for government construction projects, particularly for road building. In recent weeks, McCrory has been ...
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