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NC Legislators Repeal Racial Justice Act
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Nov 28, 2011 at 8:45 PM
After many hours of debate, legislators vote to repeal the Racial Justice Act.
NC Legislators Spend Saturday Passing Or Denying Key Bills
Jun 18, 2011 at 12:10 PM
It's a wrap for the first major law-making session under complete Republican control, for the first time in 140 years.
IBM To Hire Hundreds Of Workers
Jul 8, 2010 at 4:37 PM
An IBM Corp. subsidiary will hire 600 workers at its North Carolina campus over the next two years.
Perdue To Appoint NC Supreme Justice
Nov 30, 2012 at 11:53 AM
Gov. Beverly Perdue says she will appoint a NCSupreme Court justice without going through a formal process she established for similar vacancies.
NC Politics 2012
Dec 30, 2012 at 5:12 PM
2012 turned out to be the blockbuster political year for North Carolina that had been predicted. But details weren't as some had anticipated.
NC Budget Gap Likely Means More Spending Cuts
Mar 15, 2010 at 6:20 AM
Although the state's fiscal picture isn't as bleak as last year, budget-writers will likely confront a gap of several hundred million dollars.
Democratic Leaders Reach Tentative Agreement On State Budget
Jun 26, 2010 at 5:15 PM
The spending plan for the new fiscal year starting July 1 is slated to be voted upon Tuesday and Wednesday.
Gov. Bev Perdue Still Pushing Money For Education
Mar 21, 2012 at 7:08 AM
Gov. Beverly Perdue's support of raising additional revenues for the public schools next year is heading to one of the big technology companies located in North Carolina.
NC House Panel Votes To Revamp Education Setup
May 24, 2011 at 5:05 PM
The bill would fundamentally alter the current educational power structure, decreasing the authority of the mostly appointed state Board of Education and giving more pull to the superintendent.
Governor Perdue Unveils College Credit Program
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Nov 10, 2011 at 10:46 AM
The program lets high school students take classes for free at community colleges toward a college diploma or technical career certificate.
Lawmaker: Slow Recovery Will Bring NC Budget Pain
Jan 3, 2011 at 1:22 PM
GOP Sen. Pete Brunstetter of Forsyth County told the annual Economic Forecast Forum in Research Triangle Park that government is going to have to make fundamental changes.
Lab In Research Triangle Park Will Create 242 Jobs
Oct 12, 2011 at 7:43 PM
Governor Beverly Perdue announced Wednesday that Sequenom Inc. would invest $19 million in the lab during an event at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.
Bev Perdue's Roundtable Tour
Nov 24, 2008 at 5:13 AM
Bev Perdue takes North Carolina's issues on the road.
Update: Perdue Opposes Privatizing Liquor Operations
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Jan 19, 2011 at 7:38 PM
Gov. Beverly Perdue opposes privatizing North Carolina's liquor store operations, saying the one-time increase in revenue it would generate wouldn't be worth changing the system.
Governor Perdue To Declare State Of Emergency
Jan 30, 2010 at 10:43 AM
The governor promises that every resource available will be used for storm cleanup.
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