Under the Dome Blog
Posted by Amanda Albright on October 29, 2014
About 3 in 10 North Carolina State University students don’t know where to vote in the midterm election, according to NCSU’s Pack Poll.
Asked whether and where they planned to vote this election, 28 percent of NCSU students polled said they planned to vote at the Talley Student Center.
The only problem? Talley is no longer a voting site for early voting or on Election Day.
Posted by Lynn Bonner on October 29, 2014
The Cato Institute, a libertarian think-tank based in Washington, gave McCrory and three other governors A’s for their fiscal policies. Read: tax cuts and limited increases in general fund spending.
Posted by Craig Jarvis on October 29, 2014
The US Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday morning launched a TV ad with former governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney praising U.S. Senate hopeful Thom Tillis, in advance of Romney’s visit to North Carolina.
Posted by T. Keung Hui on October 29, 2014
The American Legislative Exchange Council, also known as ALEC, says “North Carolina legislators moved the Tar Heel State into the top ranks of education reform with a comprehensive set of K-12 reforms” – citing efforts such as the private school voucher program and the new A through F letter grades for public schools.
Posted by David Ranii on October 28, 2014
North Carolina has vaulted from No. 44 to No. 16 in the latest ranking of state business tax climates compiled by the Tax Foundation, a conservative-leaning group in Washington, D.C.
Posted by Colin Campbell on October 28, 2014
Congressional candidate Alma Adams called Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Thom Tillis an ‘Uncle Tom’ during a Charlotte rally Saturday for Sen. Kay Hagan.