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NC Voter ID Bill Headed To Governor's Desk

Updated: 07/25/2013 - The bill approved late Thursday by the GOP-dominated state legislature requires voters to present photo ID and shortens early voting by a week.

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Abortion Bill Headed To Governor's Desk

Updated: 07/25/2013 - The Senate gave final legislative approval Thursday to granting the state Department of Health and Human Services the authority to come up with rules to regulate abortion clinics with the same standards as outpatient surgery centers.

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NEW INFO: Organ Donor With Rabies Had Untreated Raccoon Bites

Posted: 07/24/2013 - A new report shows that an Air Force recruit whose organs were donated to four patients, including a kidney recipient who died of rabies, had at least two untreated raccoon bites several months before he became sick.

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Charter School Changes Approved By NC Legislature

Posted: 07/23/2013 - Legislation heading to Gov. Pat McCrory allows North Carolina charter schools to follow the lead of local traditional schools on criminal history checks for employees.

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Judge Orders Halt To Prayers At Rowan Meetings

Posted: 07/23/2013 - A federal court judge has issued a preliminary injunction ordering the Rowan County commissioners to halt their practice of opening government meetings with a prayer.

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Payouts To Eugenics Victims Could Be Modest

Posted: 07/23/2013 - A proposed budget agreement sets aside $10 million for one-time payments to the state's forced sterilization victims, but the final amount paid to each individual will depend on how many come forward.

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NC Ferry Toll Hikes Put On Hold

Updated: 07/23/2013 - The general assembly passed Senate Bill 402 and the legislature will restore $5 million originally removed from the ferry budget so tolls will not be added or increased at least for the 2013-2014 fiscal year.

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Almost 900 Arrested So Far At Moral Monday Protests In Raleigh

Posted: 07/22/2013 - More than 70 protesters were handcuffed and taken to jail during the weekly Moral Monday protests at the North Carolina General Assembly, bringing the total number arrested in the current legislative session to about 900.

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NC House & Senate Reach Agreement On State Budget

Posted: 07/21/2013 - House and Senate leaders announced Sunday they have reached an agreement on a $20.6 billion state budget that invests in core services, streamlines state government, strengthens public education and grows North Carolina’s economy.

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