The Republican National Convention site selection committee has voted Charlotte, North Carolina, as the winner of the host city bid for the 2020 RNC, ensuring that NC will be a focal point of the next presidential campaign.
If Democrats retake the House of Representatives, it will be because of people like Democratic Rep. Conor Lamb. From North Carolina and Illinois to Ohio and Kentucky, Lamb’s shock success is leading to new campaign tactics.
North Carolina state employees’ health care costs won’t go up in 2019 after State Health Plan leaders voted to keep premiums frozen at their 2018 rates. The good news for state workers comes at the same time that premiums in the private health insurance market are expected to rise.
As a UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees committee was briefed on July 17 about security for the upcoming academic year, about 20 protesters questioned the $390,000 that the university spends on safety around the Silent Sam Confederate monument.
Reps. David Price and GK Butterfield won’t sponsor private immigration bills to stop deportation for Jose chicas and Samuel Oliver-Bruno, immigrants in the country illegally now living in sanctuary in Durham.
A Turkish parliamentary committee has begun deliberations on new anti-terror legislation that the government says is aimed at dealing with continued security threats, following the lifting of a two-year-long state of emergency.
After a year of sanctuary in Durham, NC, Jose Chicas, a Raleigh pastor facing deportation to El Salvador, questions the authenticity of those in the faith community who have promised to support him. A private immigration bill is his last resort.