RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — There is enough support among North Carolina House members to call a special session that would consider blocking Charlotte’s new nondiscrimination ordinance with its rules on restroom use, the chamber’s leader said Thursday. Speaker Tim Moore, ...Read More »
RALEIGH New sales taxes on labor for a number of retail services ranging from cabinet installation to floor repair take effect this week as part of Republican efforts to reduce the state’s reliance on income taxes in favor of those ...Read More »
MANTEO, N.C. (AP) — Preliminary work is beginning on the replacement for the Bonner Bridge on the Outer Banks. Officials with the state Transportation Department say PCL Constructors will begin preliminary work on the bridge Tuesday, weather permitting. The contractor ...
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The sixth annual census by a nonprofit solar research and education group shows North Carolina ranks ninth in the nation in solar technology jobs. The Solar Foundation reports in its 2015 census that 208,859 Americans now work in the ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina remains in the small club of states with top marks when it comes to borrowing. State Treasurer Janet Cowell and Gov. Pat McCrory announced Thursday the nation’s three most prominent credit-rating agencies reaffirmed their triple-A ...
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