RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – The Latest on the North Carolina legislature deciding whether to (all times local): 3:15 p.m. Small political parties in North Carolina are praising legislation that will make it easier for them to field candidates up and down the ballot. Leaders of the Libertarian Party, Green Party and Constitution Party in North […]
The North Carolina Historical Commission has postponed any decision on a request by Governor Roy Cooper to move three Confederate memorials that have stood on North Carolina's old Capitol grounds for over a century.
The Senate passed legislation Wednesday that allows local officials to being improving water quality in the Cape fear River while helping ensure the state DEQ enforces the law against the company that dumped GenX into the water supply.
North Carolina's highest court is deciding how far the Republican-dominated legislature can go to minimize new Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's ability to pursue goals that helped him get elected last year.