The General Assembly’s Program Evaluation Division and the North Carolina PTA have partnered to conduct an online survey about how the school calendar affects families. The Program Evaluation Division is studying how North Carolina’s school calendar law has affected schools and students.
U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger of North Carolina said the violence in Charlotte is because the protesters “hate white people because white people are successful and they’re not.” He later apologized for the remark, saying the remark “doesn’t reflect who I am.”
Republican Gov. Pat McCrory Tuesday accused his opponent of helping scuttle a deal that might have resulted in the repeal of the law known as House Bill 2. But Democrat Roy Cooper said neither he nor his staff lobbied Charlotte City Council members against dropping the city’s nondiscrimination ordinance.