Gov. Pat McCrory on Thursday signed a state government budget bill that had been expected on his desk at least five weeks ago, giving teachers and state employees significant raises for the first time in several years.
Gov. Pat McCrory has signed into law a bill laying out the activities students and staff can perform while exercising their constitutional rights for religious expression and prayer in North Carolina’s public schools.
U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan is introducing a bill to strengthen the nation’s historically black colleges and universities.
A statewide texting-while-driving ban might soon be a reality for South Carolina, though many wonder whether it will be effective.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signed into law Monday a bill requiring more people convicted of driving under the influence to install a device that won’t let their vehicles start if the drivers have been drinking.
Teachers’ seniority must be downplayed in layoff decisions during budget cuts under a bill advancing in the South Carolina Senate.
North Carolina motorists are going to have to pay their vehicle property tax and registration bill at the same time if they want to get their tags.
North Carolina lawmakers plan to make some changes in a new law that cuts unemployment benefits after the U.S. Labor Department pointed out some parts of the law that do not comply with federal regulations.
A bill requiring North Carolina educators to teach that abortions are linked to later premature births is headed to a state House committee.
Tesla Motors wants to show North Carolina residents why the company opposes a bill in the General Assembly that effectively blocks the Internet seller from doing business.