NC Medicaid Shortfall Now $330 Million-PlusMay 22, 2013 at 8:32 am
The North Carolina office that oversees Medicaid says the funding shortfall for the government health insurance program is more than $330 million.
NC House Bill Keeps Free Lanes When Tolls ArriveMay 22, 2013 at 8:14 am
The North Carolina House has passed a bill paving the way for tolls, but only if the state maintains free lanes.
NC Budget Deletes Education Earmarks For LotteryMay 22, 2013 at 8:10 am
The North Carolina budget sought by Senate Republicans would eliminate the law that lays out how the state lottery’s net proceeds should be distributed for education.
Bobcats Will Pick No. 4 Overall In NBA DraftMay 22, 2013 at 8:08 am
For the second straight year the Charlotte Bobcats have failed to land the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft lottery.
4th Week of NAACP Protests Ends In 57 ArrestsMay 21, 2013 at 8:09 am
RALEIGH – The fourth week of protests led by the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP has ended in the arrests of more than 50 at the state legislature. The arrest count and number of supporters Monday reached the highest yet for the group’s demonstrations against the policies of the Republican-held legislature. Both arrest numbers […]
NC House, Senate Plans Differ On Sales TaxMay 17, 2013 at 8:02 am
A tax code overhaul plan unveiled by House Republicans puts them at odds with Senate counterparts on how many transactions should be subject to NC’s sales tax.
NC House Passes Social Media Privacy BillMay 17, 2013 at 7:59 am
A bill forbidding employers and universities from accessing private email or social media accounts of workers and students has passed the NC House.
NC House Bill Draws Fire Over Contraception RulesMay 16, 2013 at 8:00 am
Opponents say the bill tramples women’s rights.
AP Source: Panthers Restructure RB Williams’ DealMay 16, 2013 at 7:58 am
DeAngelo Williams is expected to return for the Panthers next season.
Health Advocates Oppose NC Senate Smoking BillMay 15, 2013 at 7:27 am
Health advocates say a North Carolina Senate bill would repeal hundreds of local and community college rules restricting smoking outdoors.