<![CDATA[Politics & Government News |]]> http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/ en-us Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:34:58 EDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:34:58 EDT Politics & Government 60 efrederick@newsobserver.com (Eric Frederick) New leadership elected to oversee the sometimes-contentious UNC governing board http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article211847699.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 19:04:54 EDT

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GOP school safety idea: Give raises to teachers who get police training http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article211862369.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 19:24:41 EDT

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Raises coming for state workers, NC leaders announce http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article211842294.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 15:25:25 EDT

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NC Republicans propose $35 million for school safety. Democrats want much more. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/education/article211813909.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 11:46:14 EDT

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Republican and gay: Can the GOP change on LGBT rights? http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article211735524.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 10:40:49 EDT

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The Latest: NK says it's still willing to talk with US http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article211818539.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 19:28:54 EDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/national-politics/article211818539.html Iowa gubernatorial candidate accused of misconduct drops out http://www.newsobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article211814324.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 18:35:18 EDT By BARBARA RODRIGUEZ and SCOTT STEWART ]]> http://www.newsobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article211814324.html Bannon's claim that MLK Jr. would be proud of Trump "is a damnable lie," Rev. Barber says http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article211832844.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 14:42:09 EDT

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After tough primary, Pittenger wants Mark Harris to say, 'Hey, I'm sorry' to back him http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/election/article211815314.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 13:29:34 EDT

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A relaxed Brownback settles into new D.C. job, far from Kansas political fray http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article211814149.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 16:07:06 EDT

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She's charged with stealing $926,000, but gets a $89K pension. A bill may change that. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article211692259.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 09:50:49 EDT

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Seven Triangle towns are among the state's fastest-growing, and then there's Garner http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article211599389.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 04:01:25 EDT

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Many voices, but no decision yet, in Raleigh's long-running granny flat issue http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/wake-county/article211752609.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 20:12:22 EDT

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Seahawks' Baldwin says NFL "really missed it" with policy http://www.newsobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article211877784.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 19:28:53 EDT By TIM BOOTH ]]> http://www.newsobserver.com/news/nation-world/national/article211877784.html UN envoy urges dialogue with opposition after Burundi vote http://www.newsobserver.com/news/nation-world/world/article211877669.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 May 2018 19:27:41 EDT By EDITH M. 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