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The draft of a bill to replace Common Core standards in North Carolina with new standards was presented during the fourth and last meeting of a Legislative Research Commission (LRC) Study Committee on Common Core on Thursday, April 24. The LRC has proposed the establishment of an Academic Standards Review Commission (ASCR), which would occupy […]
Community organizer and gun control activist Vincent DeMarco spoke at UNC Charlotte about his a foolproof method of pressuring lawmakers into voting for policy that his groups create, with faith leaders as the most critical members.
The Democrat-supporting Senate Majority PAC made a $1 million ad buy to smear Thom Tillis in North Carolina just before the primary on May 6. Does the PAC want to sway voters away from Tillis to a candidate less likely to win against Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC)? In one of the hottest races in the […]
The Voter Integrity Project of NC asks Buncombe County election officials to curtail the practice of registering voters from addresses that don’t exist.
Jumping from a ranking of 22 out of 50 states in 2013 to number 6 in 2014, puts North Carolina into the top ten for the first time since ALEC’s economic outlook reports began in 2008.
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Thom Tillis under scrutiny
Former North Carolina Rep. John Rhodes targets Tillis’ questionable actions with regard to accepting... Read MoreMore
Politics of public-private partnerships
As the project stands now, I-77 will be the first interstate in the country to have four toll lanes... Read MoreMore
CAFR report falls short with specifics
Although the City of Raleigh covers many questions its citizens may ask, there is some data not readily... Read MoreMore
Bonuses, gym memberships, nepotism
The Office of the State Auditor in North Carolina has reported the nonprofit Four County Community Services,... Read MoreMore