A compromise North Carolina state budget would give teachers an average pay raise of 3.3 percent in the coming year, and would raise most other state employees’ pay by a flat $1,000. Retired state employees would receive a 1 percent cost-of-living increas
Video: The N.C. NAACP's Rev. William Barber wants the N.C. General Assembly to 'Cease and desist' from making laws. He says it is an illegal body following a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that says some voting districts were improperly drawn.
More than 100 protesters swarmed the state Legislative Building on Tuesday to call for better health care coverage on the state and national levels, leading to the arrests of 32 people, including the Rev. William Barber II, president of the state chapter