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Just say ‘no’ to 6 NC amendments
Friday, July 20, 2018
The easiest way to push back against North Carolina’s rogue General Assembly is to vote against all six proposed constitutional amendments Like Congress and most modern American state legislatures, the North Carolina General Assembly is not a popular or respected body. Raleigh-based Public Policy Polling asked voters their opinion of the General
 
10th Eagle signs pro baseball contract
Friday, July 20, 2018
The CIAA now has a sports network. The conference office has partnered with Blue Frame Technology to enable all 13 schools to stream their games this season. Each school will have its own video portal/webpage, plus fans can watch on their TVs through Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV and Roku. In tourney news, the Raleigh Sports Alliance actually
 
Another round of ACA navigator funding cuts
Thursday, July 19, 2018
The Trump administration's decision last week to slash funding to nonprofit groups that help Americans buy individual health insurance coverage sparked outrage from advocates of the Affordable Care Act. Using words like "immoral" and "cold-hearted," they saw it as the Republicans' latest act of sabotage against the sweeping health law. But, as the ACA's
 
Two constitutional propositions raise the stakes for education
Thursday, July 19, 2018
The General Assembly deepened the gravity of the off-year election by adding a cluster of six proposed constitutional amendments to the 2018 statewide ballot. None have schools as an explicit subject matter, but two measures, if adopted, would weigh heavily on the future of public education from pre-K through universities. Even without a race for governor,
 
County agencies, nonprofit groups continue fight to end homelessness
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
DURHAM – Members of the Coalition for Affordable Housing and Transit met Monday to give an update on homelessness in Durham. The meeting was an informational presentation on efforts by Durham city and county governments, and local nonprofit organizations to eradicate homelessness. The coalition is advocating for affordable housing at 60 percent area
 
Tuskegee’s pitcher-catcher duo participate in all-star game
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Over 38,000 people watched from the stands in Washington, D.C.’s Nationals Park as Tuskegee University pitcher Christian Marshall stepped up to the plate to throw the ceremonial first pitch of the 2018 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game. Elgin Woodside, a catcher on Tuskegee’s baseball team, assisted. Although the two were not yet prospects for the
 
The 14th amendment was intended to achieve racial justice
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Few times in recent memory have demanded a more careful examination of our nation’s history than now — the year we celebrate the 150th anniversary of the 14th amendment’s passage. At a time when the Trump administration is throwing asylum seekers in jail without due process and undermining efforts to desegregate schools, it is critical to
 
By a 1-vote margin, city leaders OK bid for GOP convention
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
CHARLOTTE — A divided North Carolina city council narrowly approved a bid Monday to host the 2020 Republican National Convention, a decision that followed nearly two hours of comments pro and con from local residents and council members. After a public discussion period with more than 100 speakers and nearly one hour of debate among themselves, the
 
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Just say ‘no’ to 6 NC amendments

The easiest way to push back against North Carolina’s rogue General Assembly is to vote

10th Eagle signs pro baseball contract

The CIAA now has a sports network. The conference office has partnered with Blue Frame

Another round of ACA navigator funding cuts

The Trump administration's decision last week to slash funding to nonprofit groups that help