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July 2, 2015, No comments

The North Carolina Senate has tentatively passed a massive new regulatory bill mandating dozens of changes to state environmental protections, including some rejected last year in a showdown with the House over a similar bill. A final Senate vote on the measure is expected today.

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 ...

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McDowell County News Exchange coming June 30

June 2, 2015, No comments

Please join the award-winning journalists with Carolina Public Press for a free public meeting in McDowell County — the fifteenth forum in The News ...


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 ...