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NC's Governor Pat McCrory (right) and junior U.S. Senator Thom Tillis (left) (See the Update at the end of this article for links to fast-breaking developments in the McCrory Affair) Exclusive to ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 187 comments on Thu May 07, 2015 at 05:59 AM PDT with 486 Recommends
Last Thursday (May 7) here at Daily Kos, I published the first public disclosure of a shocking collapse of the state's voter registration system here in North Carolina under Republican Gov. Pat ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 143 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 05:58 AM PDT with 389 Recommends
The bed of the Dan River is covered with toxic coal ash for 70 miles, killing hibernating turtles. The scale of this horrific, preventable catastrophe is now becoming evident. Hibernating turtles ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 95 comments on Wed Feb 19, 2014 at 10:32 AM PST with 332 Recommends
Because in the right-to-work paradise of North Carolina no child goes to bed hungry or without electricity...right? I mean, that's right, isn't it? In a move that surprised no one, last week a ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 143 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 06:12 AM PST with 311 Recommends
The North Carolina Republican party, recently finished flexing its new found muscles (aka total control of state government for the first time since Reconstruction) with the completion of a ...
by Stephen Wolf
Comment Count 101 comments on Wed Sep 25, 2013 at 01:05 PM PDT with 280 Recommends
Shocked and awed by the persecution their brethren in Indiana and now Arkansas are suffering, North Carolina's GOP bigots politicians are suddenly running screaming for the exits pretending they've ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 03:17 PM PDT with 221 Recommends
The United States Attorney issued subpoenas to Duke Energy and the North Carolina government agency DENR that is responsible for enforcing federal environmental water quality laws for a grand ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 65 comments on Fri Feb 14, 2014 at 08:56 AM PST with 216 Recommends
North Carolina students targeted for disenfranchisement by Republican-passed voter suppression laws are fighting back with an inspired legal argument --that the state's "voter ID" law constitutes ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 49 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 09:37 AM PDT with 205 Recommends
"I didn't know who he was." "I went to something else that was scheduled at the same time." "I am not interested in anything a minister has to say." I heard a long list of reasons why people ...
by TrueBlueMajority
Comment Count 223 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 191 Recommends
Protesters respond to February's Duke Energy coal ash spill. The 82,000-ton coal ash spill into the Dan River in North Carolina last month spurred media digging into the cozy relationship ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Mar 04, 2014 at 11:50 AM PST with 175 Recommends
Ben wipes blood from sister Flora's mouth with Rebel battle flag in Birth of a Nation after she leaps from a cliff to save herself from rape by a black soldier. I t was all innocent like, no ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 204 comments on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 09:43 PM PDT with 172 Recommends
North Carolina was one of the states that refused to expand Medicaid in order to prepare for the implementation of Obamacare, partly due to claims by Governor Pat McCrory and officials in his ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 41 comments on Wed Oct 09, 2013 at 07:05 AM PDT with 167 Recommends
As most of you know, North Carolinians are becoming increasingly fed up with the hard-right agenda pursued by Pat McCrory and his cronies in the state legislature. But this morning's Charlotte ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 42 comments on Sat Nov 09, 2013 at 12:51 PM PST with 152 Recommends
by Scarce
Comment Count 82 comments on Wed Jul 31, 2013 at 06:00 AM PDT with 152 Recommends
You're probably aware that North Carolina is hell-bent on burning rubber as fast as it can to retreat to the Gilded Age, where business folks ran the world and ordinary people kept their heads down ...
by Black Max
Comment Count 60 comments on Sun Jun 09, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 150 Recommends
The NC Teapublican Party, led by our esteemed Governor Pat McCrory, decided against operating a state health insurance exchange and against expanding Medicaid to help NC's working poor, all in the ...
by bear83
Comment Count 33 comments on Tue Oct 22, 2013 at 12:49 PM PDT with 111 Recommends
“They can kill me but I won’t give up. What right do the Americans have to come here and poison our lands? I’ll protest every day if I have to. The cops might as ...
by FishOutofWater
Comment Count 54 comments on Mon Sep 22, 2014 at 12:44 PM PDT with 103 Recommends
Gov. Pat McCrory announces the worthiness of North Carolina's new voter law without noting most of its provisions. North Carolina's Republican Gov. Pat McCrory took the unorthodox step Monday of ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 98 comments on Tue Aug 13, 2013 at 09:28 AM PDT with 98 Recommends
She's 100 percent right. But that isn't stopping Republicans.
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 97 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 07:32 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
After Republican Gov. Pat McCrory issued a veto threat on the North Carolina Senate's extreme anti-abortion bill "unless significant changes and clarifications ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 56 comments on Wed Jul 10, 2013 at 09:21 AM PDT with 84 Recommends