RALEIGH — North Carolina lawmakers are making it harder to contest their decisions in court by establishing an unprecedented system to hear cases challenging whether laws are constitutional. The state budget legislators approved and Gov. Pat McCrory signed into law last week creates ...Read More »
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RALEIGH — A bill to reform regulation in North Carolina is moving quickly toward the House floor. The measure also includes ethics requirements for city officials and would make mug shots a private record until a person is charged with a crime. It ...
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RALEIGH — Gov. Pat McCrory and his Republican allies at the North Carolina legislature have hammered home a simple message about the tax reform package they passed into law this year: Taxpayers will soon be able to keep more of their hard-earned money ...Read More »
RALEIGH — The movement against policies approved by the Republican-led North Carolina legislature is returning to Raleigh to pressure Gov. Pat McCrory to convene a special session on Medicaid and unemployment benefits. The state NAACP chapter and allied groups plan a Monday ...Read More »
Civil rights activists focused squarely on North Carolina's Republican elected officials Wednesday as they used rallies across the state marking the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington to criticize GOP policies. The state chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People led "Take the Dream Home" protests throughout the state, scheduling them in each of the state's 13 congressional districts — from Elizabeth City to Sylva and places in between.Read More »