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NC Teachers’ Group Getting Behind School “Walk In”

Public school teachers previously talking about a walkout next month to protest education policies by the North Carolina legislature are now urging solidarity behind what they call a more positive job action.

10/24/2013

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Governor Spending $230,000 On Mansion Bathrooms

Gov. Pat McCrory plans to spend up to $230,000 in taxpayer funds remodeling bathrooms in his private living quarters at North Carolina’s Executive Mansion even as he demands belt-tightening for public schools and social programs.

10/12/2013

North Carolina will resume benefits for poor woman and children. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

North Carolina To Continue WIC Program After Securing Funds

North Carolina state government announced it will resume issuing benefits to poor women and their children through a federally funded program.

10/11/2013

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NC AG Cooper Wants E-cigarette Regulations

North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper has joined 39 of his colleagues across the country asking the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to regulate electronic cigarettes in the same way it regulates tobacco products.

09/25/2013

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Anti-Abortion Activist Hired For NC Health Job

An anti-abortion activist has been hired as a senior policy adviser at the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, the latest in a string of politically charged hiring decisions made at the embattled state agency.

09/18/2013

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Aide To NC Pastor Says He’s Running For Senate

A political consultant to the Rev. Mark Harris says the Charlotte pastor plans to run for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate next year.

09/12/2013

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North Carolina School Board To Consider Abstinence Grants

North Carolina’s school board is expected to distribute about $800,000 to 19 rural public school districts to help teach children to abstain from sex.

09/05/2013

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NC Law Enforcement To Patrol Roads, Waterways

A trio of North Carolina agencies is patrolling the state’s roads and waters to make sure residents are safe during the Labor Day weekend.

08/31/2013

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New ‘Tax And Tag’ Together Program Begins Sept. 1

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.

08/30/2013

North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper, left, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan (2nd L), Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler (3rd L), Colorado Attorney General John W. Suthers (4th L), and Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel (R) listen during a news conference on Feb. 9, 2012 at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. Alex Wong/Getty Images)

NC Attorney General Tells Firm To Stop Mailings

A Michigan company is under a court order to stop sending deceptive mailings telling North Carolina businesses to pay $125 to comply with state law on filing corporate records.

08/30/2013

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