Tag Archives: North Carolina

NC governor sues Obama administration over bathroom law challenge

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Monday filed suit against the Department of Justice over its challenge to the state’s controversial transgender bathroom law. The state was facing a Monday deadline set by the … Continue reading

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Rocky Start For North Carolina Health Care Exchanges

North Carolina’s largest insurer is having its share of problems with the Obamacare website. Internal emails obtained by WNCN-TV show that Blue Cross Blue Shield show that only 1,000 people had filled out applications as of October 15th. In fact, only one person … Continue reading

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North Carolina is first state to cut welfare amid federal shutdown

North Carolina has become the first state to cut off welfare benefits to poor residents in the wake of the partial federal government shutdown, ordering a halt to processing November applications until a deal is reached to end the federal … Continue reading

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ATOM BOMB NEARLY EXPLODED OVER NORTH CAROLINA IN 1961

A U.S. atom bomb nearly exploded in 1961 over North Carolina that would have been 260 times more powerful than the device that devastated Hiroshima, according to a declassified document published in a British newspaper on Friday. The Guardian newspaper … Continue reading

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North Carolina Republicans will aim to ax income tax

At the moment, seven states across the country don’t levy a tax on income, and North Carolina Republicans want to make it eight, according to a powerful member of the state legislature. State Sen. Bob Rucho, a Mecklenburg County Republican … Continue reading

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Why Are There Three US Army Black Hawk Helicopters at the Western Carolina Regional Airport in Andrews, North Carolina?

Update: Two Black Hawks and one UH-72A Lakota light utility helicopter. I took these photographs of three US Army Black Hawk helicopters parked at the Western Carolina Regional Airport today, August 19th, 2013. In addition to the military, we saw … Continue reading

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CNN: North Carolina’s Republican Tax Experiment

Tax reform is still all talk, talk, talk in Washington. And many expect real action could take years. But not in North Carolina. The state has taken a very big first step in overhauling its tax code — enacting its … Continue reading

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NC Becomes 1st State To Drop Federal Jobless Funds

With changes to its unemployment law taking effect this weekend, North Carolina not only is cutting benefits for those who file new claims, it will become the first state disqualified from a federal compensation program for the long-term jobless. State … Continue reading

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Latest North Carolina Common Core Resolution

 RESOLUTION OPPOSING COMMON CORE EDUCATION STANDARDS  WHEREAS, Common Core (CC) is a set of (math and English language arts) academic standards, created by two private membership organizations, the National Governor’s Association (NGA) and the Council of Chief State School Officers … Continue reading

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North Carolina’s New Tax Proposal in the Senate Promotes “Fairness”

This is easy. How do I know that the new tax plan proposed by the NC Senate is bad? 1. The Republicans are using an old Democrat trick to sell it: everyone will pay their fair share. We all know … Continue reading

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N.C. considers returning driving privileges to immigrants here illegally

Republican lawmakers in North Carolina are expected next week to propose a sweeping new state law that would grant driving privileges to residents living in the country illegally but also would adopt Arizona-type enforcement measures authorizing police to check the … Continue reading

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State religion resolution unlikely to get House vote

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Whose State Constitution?

The North Carolina State Constitution is illegal. I know it, the state government knows it and the NAACP knows it. Tyranny wrapped in democracy has taken away our Liberty. David DeGerolamo

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H 246 (2013-2014) THE GUN RIGHTS AMENDMENT. Filed Mar 6 2013

This looks promising …  A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO AMEND THE NORTH CAROLINA CONSTITUTION TO RESTRICT THE  LIMITATIONS THAT MAY BE PLACED ON A PERSON WHO HOLDS A  CONCEALED CARRY PERMIT.  Among many beneficial provisions, the bill includes the following: … Continue reading

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List of North Carolina Schools Partnered with the United Nations

North Carolina has 30 schools partnered with the United Nations to teach our children how to “promote intercultural understanding and respect, not as an alternative to a sense of cultural and national identity, but as an essential part of life in … Continue reading

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