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June 15, 2015, No comments

Unlike a certain marsupial on New Years Eve, the North Carolina Senate’s budget proposal is scheduled to drop today, with reviews by appropriation subcommittees scheduled for this afternoon and a final vote likely by week’s end.

Document of the Day

Dig into the ‘Document of the Day’ public records archive

June 2, 2015, No comments

In early 2015, Carolina Public Press began publishing a "Document of the Day" to share key public records. The entries are selected because of their p ...


Raleigh Report: Governor sends two bills back, override votes ahead

June 1, 2015, No comments

A busy Monday ahead in Raleigh, with Senate leaders scheduling at least one of the override votes and a vote on legislation allowing for a room tax in ...

JobLink center in Hendersonville. Matt Rose/Carolina Public Press. See story on Feb. 5, 2013

Study: Buncombe toughest, Yancey easiest place to grow up for poor children in WNC

May 28, 2015, No comments

For poor children living in Western North Carolina, it is better to live in Jackson, Yancey or Watauga counties than it is to live in Buncombe County, ...