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Presbyterian Assembly: Gay Marriage Is Christian

Posted: 06/19/2014 - The top legislative body of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) voted by large margins Thursday to recognize same-sex marriage as Christian in the church constitution, adding language that marriage can be the union of "two people," not just "a man and a woman."

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Duke Changes Name Of Dorm That Honored Aycock

Posted: 06/19/2014 - A Duke University residence hall named after the "education governor" who also led white supremacist campaigns at the turn of the 20th century is returning to its original moniker.

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House Committee Approves NC Medicaid Road Map

Posted: 06/19/2014 - House Republicans are moving forward on a Medicaid overhaul road map that's got the support of Gov. Pat McCrory's administration and at least one key medical group. They'll still have to persuade senators to support the plan.

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GOP Rep. McCarthy Elected House Majority Leader

Posted: 06/19/2014 - House Republicans have made the first change in their leadership since Majority Leader Eric Cantor unexpectedly lost a primary election last week. They've elected California Rep. Kevin McCarthy to replace him in the No. 2 job.

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State Charter School Rule Changes Get Initial Go-Ahead

Posted: 06/17/2014 - Charter schools and their boards would be subject to North Carolina public-records and open-meeting laws and certain schools could seek fast-track approvals under changes the Senate has made to a bill.

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State House Wraps Up Debate On $21 Billion Budget

Updated: 06/14/2014 - The Republican-led House has given its final support to a $21 billion spending plan for North Carolina government that once again garnered several Democratic "yes" votes.

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State Senate Strips McCrory Of Appointments

Posted: 06/12/2014 - The state Senate has stripped Republican Governor Pat McCrory of the power to appoint all the members of a three-member commission that makes the final decision on unemployment insurance benefits for North Carolinians.

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Political Split Outgrows Voting Booth In US

Posted: 06/12/2014 - A new survey from the Pew Research Center finds that Americans are more divided by ideology and partisanship than at any point in the last 20 years.

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NC Senate Leader Meets With Moral Monday Protestors

Posted: 06/09/2014 - The leader of the North Carolina Senate is sitting down with more than a dozen protesters who wanted to discuss their opposition to public education cuts in the chamber's proposed budget.

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McCrory Pushing Back At Legislature In 2nd Year

Updated: 06/09/2014 - It was no doctored photo op when Gov. Pat McCrory stood beside physicians wearing their white coats on stairs brightened by the midday sun and leading out of the Executive Mansion.

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NC Democrats, GOP Seek Unity For US Senate Race

Posted: 06/08/2014 - Four of his five former Republican rivals for the party's U.S. Senate nomination are showing they back state House Speaker Thom Tillis. Second-place finisher Greg Brannon stayed away from a party convention, raising questions about tea party support.

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