socialsecurity
9 months ago
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AP Poll: Social Security, joblessness top economic concerns

Finally, something that polarized Americans can agree on.
NCStateSeal
10 months ago
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Drug testing of welfare applicants, recipients under way

Drug testing of North Carolina welfare recipients and applicants is finally happening at social service offices.
Rep. David Rouzer talked with WWAY's Hannah Patrick about his first 100 days in Congress
2 years ago
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Rep. David Rouzer talks first 100 days

The first 100 days in Congress are now in the rear view mirror for Rep. David Rouzer.
Other new NC laws taking effect Oct. 1
3 years ago
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Other new NC laws taking effect Oct. 1

New laws taking effect Tuesday in North Carolina will: make clear the definition of "recreational facilities" where local governments can regulate the possession of concealed weapons. The definition includes athletic fields, swimming pools and gymnasium but doesn't include playgrounds, greenways or bike paths.
Gov. McCrory vetoes drug testing for welfare, E-Verify exemption
3 years ago
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Gov. McCrory vetoes drug testing for welfare, E-Verify exemption

The first two vetoes by North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory block a requirement that certain welfare applicants be tested for drugs before receiving benefits and an immigration-related measure.
NC lawmakers approve drug testing for welfare
3 years ago
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NC lawmakers approve drug testing for welfare

Lawmakers want suspicious applicants for North Carolina's worker-training and welfare program to be drug-tested or fingerprinted.
State Senate approves drug testing for welfare recipients
3 years ago
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State Senate approves drug testing for welfare recipients

The State Senate is toning down legislation to require drug testing and criminal background checks on all applicants for North Carolina's worker-training and welfare program.