NCDP Clips 8/16

General Assembly News NC Senate leader pays fine over campaign money N&O // Colin Campbell // August 15, 2017 Summary: “Senate leader Phil Berger’s campaign recently paid a $5,500 forfeiture after an audit found multiple improper contributions above the legal … Continue reading

NCDP Clips 8/15

General Assembly News What’s the future for NC’s Confederate statues?  N&O // Lynn Bonner // August 14, 2017 Summary: “While cities around the South are talking about removing Confederate monuments in light of the violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, … Continue reading

NCDP Clips 8/14

General Assembly News NC poised to test what critics call a ‘snowblower blowing garbage juice’ N&O // Matthew Adams // August 12, 2017 Summary: “Three North Carolina landfills have the green light to collect liquid that leaks from trash and spray … Continue reading

NCDP Clips 8/11

General Assembly News NC GOP leader laughing about skirting campaign finance laws? He says it was a joke N&O // Abbie Bennett // August 10, 2017 Summary: “A North Carolina Republican leader was accused of bragging about skirting campaign finance … Continue reading

NCDP Clips 8/7

General Assembly News These NC politicians switched parties, too N&O // Matthew Adams // August 4, 2017 Summary: “Justice’s defection – leaving just 15 of 50 states with Democratic governors – may have surprised some, but North Carolina is familiar … Continue reading

NCDP Clips 8/4

General Assembly News Longtime Union County senator won’t seek re-election Charlotte Observer // Jim Morrill // August 3, 2017 Summary: “Republican Sen. Tommy Tucker of Union County announced Thursday that he won’t seek a fifth term in 2018. Tucker, 67, … Continue reading