by Katie Valentine Posted on June 30, 2014
The Southern Environmental Law Center says the bill leaves 2.6 million North Carolinians at risk.
by Zack Ford Posted 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 Posted on June 20, 2014
Documents from as early as 1986 show inspectors warned about possible weaknesses in the pipe that burst in February.
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by Zack Ford Posted on June 10, 2014
The North Carolina Republican Party Platform is not as anti-gay as it used to be.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 5, 2014
"I think this bill was railroaded through both chambers of the legislature."
by Joanna M. Foster Posted 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 Posted 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 Posted 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.
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 19, 2014
Workers have finally begun removing several deposits of the sludge that settled to the river bottom after a spill in February dumped 39,000 tons of coal ash into the river.
by Jack Jenkins Posted on May 16, 2014
"It's really designed to have a chilling effect on those who might participate in Moral Monday demonstrations," Sen. Floyd McKissick said.