Protesters from Progress NC Action, EqualityNC and the Human Rights Campaign greet attendees of a special meeting of the NC State Board of Elections concerning challenges to the vote count in the race for governor.
A special panel appointed by the State Board of elections voted three to two along party lines to disqualify a Jennifer Mangrum, a Democratic candidate who is challenging Republican state Sen. Phil Berger.
Darrion Smith, a DHHS health care tech and officer with UE Local 150, a union for state and local government workers and Nathanette Mayo, president of the North Carolina chapter talk about gaps in the guaranteed $15 minimum wage for NC state workers.
The NC NAACP urges Apple and Amazon to stay away from North Carolina because of a law allowing four mostly white towns in Mecklenburg County to create their own charter schools and a proposed constitutional amendment requiring voter ID at polls.
Rep. George Holding, a Raleigh Republican in Congress, is running campaign ads in June 2018 to highlight his support for congressional term limits. He faces Linda Coleman in the November election for the 2nd District.
N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper said that the budget proposed by the Republican controlled General Assembly only gives school supply money to "hand-picked" schools. He spoke at a press conference in Raleigh on June 6, 2018.
Deadly North Carolina landslides prompted lawmakers to map hazardous slopes, but legislators stopped the program with only four counties mapped. After more deaths following Alberto rains, some ask if maps would have saved lives.
NC House Democratic leader Darren Jackson led a group of Democratic lawmakers criticizing the Republican's non-amendable budget proposal during a press conference at the General Assembly in Raleigh on May 29, 2018.