More Videos

Can food stamps cover the costs of a healthy diet 0:28

Can food stamps cover the costs of a healthy diet

North Carolina’s contorted history of congressional redistricting 1:52

North Carolina’s contorted history of congressional redistricting

Road conditions hazardous across Triangle 0:42

Road conditions hazardous across Triangle

Protesters oppose GOP immigration policy 1:53

Protesters oppose GOP immigration policy

Anonymous donor gives 500 sleds to Dix Park visitors 0:59

Anonymous donor gives 500 sleds to Dix Park visitors

Snow scenes from around the Triangle 1:24

Snow scenes from around the Triangle

Snow falls at Dix Park in Raleigh 0:33

Snow falls at Dix Park in Raleigh

Berger reacts to gerrymandering ruling 2:02

Berger reacts to gerrymandering ruling

Check out the latest snow forecast for the Triangle      1:01

Check out the latest snow forecast for the Triangle

Snow moves into the Triangle Wednesday morning      0:37

Snow moves into the Triangle Wednesday morning

  • Gov. Cooper says HB2 replacement bill is a compromise

    Gov. Roy Cooper hosted a press conference after signing a compromise bill passed by he General Assembly on Thursday that replaces House Bill 2 but restricts anti-discrimination ordinances in cities and counties.

Gov. Roy Cooper hosted a press conference after signing a compromise bill passed by he General Assembly on Thursday that replaces House Bill 2 but restricts anti-discrimination ordinances in cities and counties. Travis Long tlong@newsobserver.com
Gov. Roy Cooper hosted a press conference after signing a compromise bill passed by he General Assembly on Thursday that replaces House Bill 2 but restricts anti-discrimination ordinances in cities and counties. Travis Long tlong@newsobserver.com
Under the Dome

Under the Dome

Your inside source on North Carolina politics and government

Here’s how the ACLU plans to answer the NCAA’s challenge before it picks any NC sites

April 07, 2017 09:55 AM

More Videos

Can food stamps cover the costs of a healthy diet 0:28

Can food stamps cover the costs of a healthy diet

North Carolina’s contorted history of congressional redistricting 1:52

North Carolina’s contorted history of congressional redistricting

Road conditions hazardous across Triangle 0:42

Road conditions hazardous across Triangle

Protesters oppose GOP immigration policy 1:53

Protesters oppose GOP immigration policy

Anonymous donor gives 500 sleds to Dix Park visitors 0:59

Anonymous donor gives 500 sleds to Dix Park visitors

Snow scenes from around the Triangle 1:24

Snow scenes from around the Triangle

Snow falls at Dix Park in Raleigh 0:33

Snow falls at Dix Park in Raleigh

Berger reacts to gerrymandering ruling 2:02

Berger reacts to gerrymandering ruling

Check out the latest snow forecast for the Triangle      1:01

Check out the latest snow forecast for the Triangle

Snow moves into the Triangle Wednesday morning      0:37

Snow moves into the Triangle Wednesday morning

  • Can food stamps cover the costs of a healthy diet

    Maya McDowell of Raleigh, mother of two, said food stamps purchased two to three weeks of food for her family.

Under the Dome logo

Under the Dome

Under the Dome is your inside source on North Carolina politics and government and has been a regular feature in The N&O since 1934. Check here for the latest on state and federal government, political advocacy and upcoming elections. This blog is maintained by the N&O politics staff.