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He didn’t sell out for an appointment, he says. He cashed in a bargaining chip for Saturday voting. Read more

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A no-brainer to everyone but Republicans in the General Assembly, that is. Read more

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Republicans want to crack down. Roy Cooper can stop them. Read more

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Letters to the Editor

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Attorneys with the advocacy group Common Cause asked a judge to kindly tell the legislature to stop trying to “conceal evidence that is extraordinarily relevant” to the gerrymandering case. Read more

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Thanks to one turncoat Dem senator, this unscientific idiocy could actually become law. Read more

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Thousands of teachers and their supporters converged on downtown Raleigh Wednesday to demand better funding and more respect from state legislators. Read more

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“The crumbs that you’re giving us, yes, thank you, but more needs to happen.” Read more

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Letters to the Editor

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House Bill 370 would require detention facilities to honor detainer requests from ICE, which multiple federal courts have found unconstitutional. Read more

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A judge ruled the General Assembly couldn’t use its ill-gotten supermajorities to put constitutional amendments on the ballot. So why should its veto overrides stand? Read more

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“An illegally constituted General Assembly does not represent the people of North Carolina and is therefore not empowered to pass legislation that would amend the state’s Constitution.” Read more

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But term limits won’t happen, so an NC newspaper thinks we should just let right-wingers rewrite the Constitution. Politics is weird. Read more

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According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming giant won't do business in N.C. while the remnants of the bathroom bill are still on the books. Read more

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It often left us exhausted, sometimes exhilarated, and absolutely ready to hit the reset button Read more

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In Michigan and Wisconsin, lame-duck Republican lawmakers are trying to kneecap the next administrations. Read more

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