Public school districts throughout North Carolina are scrambling to meet legislative mandates for smaller elementary class sizes.
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11:53am Sep 05, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
Roy Cooper and Josh Stein are both Democrats who won major offices in last year’s election. Now they have something else in common - cutbacks courtesy of the Republican-led legislature.
10:37am Jul 21, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
Increased efforts to discourage human trafficking in North Carolina are among one of nearly 30 additional bills that Gov. Roy Cooper has signed into law.
10:44am Mar 24, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
The House voted Thursday for legislation directing the State Treasurer's Office to avoid investments in these companies and divest when necessary.
12:15pm Sep 30, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
The General Assembly has officially completed this year's work session after more than eight months on the job. It was the longest legislative session since 2001.
7:35pm Jun 16, 2015Politics & Government Politics & GovernmentThe two-year North Carolina government budget proposed by Senate Republicans is one of the longest in recent memory, full of policy changes that contrasts with GOP declarations that the proposal
8:02pm Jun 15, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
The Senate has unveiled their version of the North Carolina budget, which spends less on operating government than the House proposal and allocates more money for potential fiscal emergencies.
11:54am Dec 11, 2014Politics & Government Politics & Government
Black lawmakers at the North Carolina General Assembly say they'll file legislation next year requiring some or all law enforcement officers to wear body cameras.
9:34am Nov 17, 2014Politics & Government Politics & Government
Congresswoman Alma Adams has been sworn in and will represent the 12th congressional district, which includes Greensboro, Winston-Salem High Point, and Charlotte.