Saturday, July 24, 2021







IRS Warns Taxpayers About Child Tax Credit Scams

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The Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation Division is warning taxpayers about Child Tax Credit-related scams, which criminals may use to steal money and personal...

Cooper To Let Mask Mandates Expire, Says Schools ‘Should’ Require Masks In K-8

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By Jeff Moore Carolina Journal Gov. Roy Cooper will allow existing state mask mandates to expire on July 30, but he's recommending required masking...

Teledentistry Bill, Reducing Tape For Hygienists, Moving In Legislature

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By Johnny Kampis Carolina Journal A bill that advocates say would boost access to dentistry, especially in the state’s rural areas, is sailing through...

Overhaul Of High School Sports Governance Presented In Senate

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By Dallas Woodhouse The Woodshed, Carolina Journal On Tuesday, the N.C. Senate Education Committee presented a bill that would effectively end the High...

NC High School Athletic Association Blasts Legislature’s Reform Efforts

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By Dallas Woodhouse The Woodshed, Carolina Journal Leaders and supports of the N.C. High School Athletic Association gave a passionate defense of the organization...

Effect Of State Policy Isn’t Huge

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By John Hood RALEIGH — For years, North Carolina conservatives and progressives argued incessantly about the effects of the state’s rightward turn. Conservatives said...

Rouzer Announces Pandemic Assistance For Loggers & Timber Haulers

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07) released the following statement Tuesday after the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced $200 million in Pandemic Assistance...

N.C. Lawmakers Still Have Plenty Of Work To Do On Broadband

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By Johnny Kampis Carolina Journal The General Assembly may allocate hundreds of millions in federal relief toward closing the digital divide this session, but policy...

Vaccine Requirements Issued As Some College Students Return To Campus

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By Donna King Carolina Journal Some universities across the state have announced that they will be requiring the COVID vaccine for students returning to campus. UNC...

NC Medicaid Health Plans Join NCCARE360

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RALEIGH - The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services today announced the state’s five Medicaid prepaid health plans have joined NCCARE360 — the nation’s...