Lawmakers

NC Democratic lawmakers get out quickly on economy
Democrats at the General Assembly are trying to get out of the blocks quickly this year as lawmakers emphasize the economy and job creation. More than two dozen House and Senate members from the legislature's minority party attended Wednesday what was called a "Job Growth Forum" in Raleigh. Thu, 01/29/2015 - 1:35am
NC lawmakers examine rules for Uber, Lyft, Airbnb
North Carolina lawmakers have heard presentations on digital services that allow people to sell car rides through a smart phone app or rent out rooms to travelers. Car services such as Uber and Lyft and short-term rental sites including Airbnb represent a new business model that legislators are studying ahead of the session that begins in January. Wed, 11/19/2014 - 12:51am
NC protesters rally to keep pressure on lawmakers
The state chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People scheduled "Take the Dream Home" rallies late Wednesday afternoon in each of the state's 13 congressional districts. Wed, 08/28/2013 - 12:22pm