By Josh Israel on July 15, 2014
"We need our male colleagues to understand that if you can bring it down to a woman’s level and what everything that she is balancing in her life — that’s the way to go."
By Tara Culp-Ressler on July 15, 2014
The mayor of the small town of Belhaven, North Carolina is walking all the way to Washington, DC to ask for solutions for his impoverished constituents.
By Katie Valentine on June 30, 2014
The Southern Environmental Law Center says the bill leaves 2.6 million North Carolinians at risk.
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By Zack Ford on June 25, 2014
Objecting to nondiscrimination protections for charter schools, North Carolina House Speaker Pro Tempore Paul "Skip" Stam conflates what constitutes a "sexual orientation."
By Katie Valentine on June 20, 2014
Documents from as early as 1986 show inspectors warned about possible weaknesses in the pipe that burst in February.
By Zack Ford on June 10, 2014
The North Carolina Republican Party Platform is not as anti-gay as it used to be.
By Katie Valentine on June 5, 2014
"I think this bill was railroaded through both chambers of the legislature."
By Joanna M. Foster on May 29, 2014
On Wednesday, the Republican-controlled North Carolina House of Representatives, voted 63-52 in a preliminary vote to allow fracking for natural gas to begin in the state next summer.
By Jeff Spross on May 23, 2014
The deal puts Duke on the hook for cleanup and oversight costs, with looming fines if the EPA has to step in. Other lawsuits over the spill remain ongoing.
By Rebecca Leber on May 21, 2014
The nominations are only the latest blow from conservatives that have done their best to make climate change seem inconsequential to the coastal state.