NC state budget deal includes raises for state employees, teachers
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
The NC Democratic Party wants to question the state Republican Party's executive director under oath to find out what he knew and any communications he had with Republican legislative leaders about a law canceling judicial primaries.
North Carolina NAACP president Rev. William Barber and other clergy were arrested in Washington, D.C. on Capitol Hill Thursday after leading a march to Sen. Mitch McConnell’s office to protest the GOP health care repeal. Barber said the bill is “u
Video: Cooper, a member of the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis speaks to attendees of the Opioid Misuse & Overdose Prevention Summit at the McKimmon Center at N.C. State.
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