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McCrory budget
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March 6, 2015, No comments

Speaking to reporters on Thursday, McCrory said the $21.5 billion plan was aimed at finding efficiencies within state government.

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Raleigh Report: Blizzard of numbers hits NC legislature

February 16, 2015, No comments

As of Monday morning, there is no word yet if the legislative session and the next round of state budget discussions will be delayed due to inclement ...

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

Appropriations committees launch state budget talks

February 9, 2015, No comments

As committees begin working on the state spending plan, WNC legislators file bills, debate redistricting and we see a former state representative from ...

CPP 2014 wordl

12 months of disclosures: What Carolina Public Press revealed in 2014

December 18, 2014, No comments

2014 has been a big year for big news about Western North Carolina. Looking back, here are highlights of what Carolina Public Press' investigative rep ...

  • Fracking public hearing in WNC
    NC officials: WNC fracking-related tests starting soon
    August 12, 2014, 2 Comments

    State officials told Carolina Public Press this week that, with the passage of the new state budget, they’ll be able to start work testing rock samples from seven WNC counties as soon as September. Plus: CPP wants to know what this story ...