Monday, October 25, 2021





Proposed Redistricting Maps Filed Ahead Of Monday’s Public Hearings

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By Theresa Opeka Carolina Journal The N.C. House Redistricting Committee submitted its proposed state district maps Friday, Oct. 22, after two months of public...

NC Ranks In 2021’s Top 20 Hardest-Working States In America

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Americans are hard workers, putting in an average of 1,767 hours per year as of 2021, according to the World Economic Forum. That’s 435 hours per...

Biden Approval Rating Dips Amid Concerns About The Economy

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By Donna King Carolina Journal In a new poll out Thursday, Oct. 21, there are rumblings that North Carolina voters are growing frustrated with President Joe...

OPINION: State House Republicans Hold Ultimate Ace To Stop N.C. Supreme Court Madness

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By Dallas Woodhouse The Woodshed for Carolina Journal Should Democrats on the State Supreme Court make the highly partisan and controversial move of forcing two...

N.C. HOPE Program Marks First Year With More Than A Half-Billion In Rent And...

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More than $461 million already paid to landlords and utilities statewide RALEIGH - The N.C. Housing Opportunities and Prevention of Evictions (HOPE) Program marked its Oct....

General Assembly Passes Measure To Rein In A Governor’s Emergency Powers

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By Theresa Opeka Carolina Journal The N.C. House in a concurrence vote passed House Bill 264, Emergency Powers Accountability Act, 66-44, on Wednesday, Oct....

Public School Health Survey Asks Students About Drug Use, Sexual Behavior

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By David Bass Carolina Journal A youth risk survey for middle- and high-school students in the public school system is raising eyebrows for asking...

Charlotte School District Criticized Over Failure To Properly Investigate Sexual Assaults

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By Andrew Dunn Carolina Journal Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools continues to come under fire for how it has handled allegations from students who say they were...

Data From NC Long-Term Care Facilities Show Dramatic Impact Of COVID Vaccination

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With more than 80% of residents fully vaccinated, cases, hospitalizations and deaths in long-term care facilities were down steeply during the Delta surge compared...

Rep. David Price Will Not Seek Reelection

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By Dallas Woodhouse Carolina Journal U.S. Congressman David Price, D-4th District, will not seek reelection. Sources are telling Carolina Journal that Price, 81, is...