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May 23, 2015, No comments

In a vote that diverged from the party-line splits of the past several years, the House approved a $22.1 billion biennial budget for North Carolina by a vote of 93 to 23 on Friday.

Click on the image to go to the location of the current state House budget proposal.

Raleigh Report: NC House budget emerges, WNC items detailed

May 18, 2015, No comments

Right now, the state budget is in eight parts and still lacks a few key details, including the full salary schedule for teachers and state employees a ...

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

Raleigh Report: NC revenue jumps as budget timeline set

May 11, 2015, No comments

New revenue projections released last week marked a considerable turnaround from a February estimate that the state could end the fiscal year with a $ ...

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What happened to the push for the ERA in NC?

May 8, 2015, No comments

With prospects of a quick legislative fix fading in North Carolina, some legislators and activists are playing the long game to try to make women's eq ...

  • The North Carolina General Assembly in Raleigh. File photo by Angie Newsome/Carolina Public Press
    Raleigh Report: Crunch time on Jones Street
    April 29, 2015, No comments

    With the official crossover deadline on Thursday, N.C. legislative committees are kicking into high gear to get a huge gulp of bills heard and to the floor as quickly as possible. Also inside: Bills on renewable energy, environmental regula ...