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A promise and a reckoning

RALEIGH — Thom Tillis said the campaign promise was a good thing. The new speaker of the North Carolina House, just elected to the post by his House peers a couple of hours earlier, said Republicans couldn’t and shouldn’t back ...

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Perdue takes a pass

RALEIGH — In the end, Gov. Beverly Perdue decided it was too risky. For months, the Perdue administration had been studying privatizing North Carolina’s government-controlled system of liquor sales. But after all that calculating and consulting, Perdue announced that she ...

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