Saturday, February 27, 2021






General Assembly To Again Consider Expanding Gun Rights In Churches

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By Andrew DunnCarolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — The General Assembly is again considering a mild expansion of gun rights in this legislative session, a...

Cooper Makes Move To Reopen Bars, Says More Government Money Is Needed

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By John Trump Carolina Journal News Service Private bars will open at limited capacity under a new executive decree from the governor, although at the...

Unemployment Benefits Likely To Be Tied To Job Search Again

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By David Bass Carolina Journal News Service Legislation introduced by Republican lawmakers would mandate recipients of unemployment benefits actively search for work, a requirement...

State Board Of Elections Moves To Restrict Poll Watchers

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By Andrew Dunn Carolina Journal News Service New restrictions on poll-watchers proposed by the State Board of Elections would make the logistics of maintaining...

Governor Announces Easing Of COVID-19 Restrictions

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As North Carolina’s numbers continue to show improvement and vaccine distribution increases, Governor Roy Cooper announced today (Wednesday) that the state will carefully ease...

State Board Of Elections Recommends Delaying 2021 Elections, 2022 Primary

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By Andrew DunnCarolina Journal News Service With new U.S. Census data not expected until September, the State Board of Elections is recommending moving all of...

Constitution, Green Parties Face Uphill Battle To Stay On N.C. Ballot

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By David Bass Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Two third-party options could be off the North Carolina ballot unless each gathers enough signatures to petition the State...

Groups See Opportunity To Persuade Conservatives To Back Carbon Tax

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By Andrew DunnCarolina Journal News Service A former South Carolina congressman says it’s possible to get N.C. conservatives to back a carbon tax and other progressive...

Higher Costs Won’t Help Economy

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By JOHN HOOD If you think the cost of living is too low, I bear good tidings. The Biden administration and its allies in Congress,...

Top 2022 GOP Prospects Strike Different Tones On Burr’s Impeachment Vote

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By Dallas WoodhouseCarolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — As N.C. Republicans grappled with how to respond to Sen. Richard Burr’s surprise vote to convict former...