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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.

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Buncombe County budget app rolled out by local programmers

July 1, 2015, No comments

The objective of the application is to make the budget easier for the public and local government staffers to navigate, understand and discuss, accord ...

The North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh. File photo by Angie Newsome/Carolina Public Press

NC House, Senate to reach temporary state budget deal

June 30, 2015, No comments

House and Senate budget negotiators are close to getting six more weeks to hammer out a two-year spending plan after reaching an agreement Monday on a ...

Gov. Pat McCrory

McCrory signs 16 bills into North Carolina law

June 22, 2015, No comments

A listing of bills recently signed into law by Gov. Pat McCrory includes environmental changes, ABC Commission law changes and various modifications t ...