During a stop at Annie Penn Hospital in Reidsville Friday, N.C. Department of Health and Human Services officials laid out why it's necessary to overhaul North Carolina's Medicaid program and what the guiding focus will be, but offered few further details about what the reform would look like.
RALEIGH, N.C. -- A Republican-backed measure that would make sweeping changes to when and how North Carolinians can vote appears headed for a court fight. The measure given final approval late Thursday night in a party-line vote in the GOP-dominated state House requires voters to present government-issued photo IDs at the polls and shortens early voting by a week, from 17 days to 10.
Passed: SB 189 (Sens. Cook, Barefoot and Sanderson) Amend Law Defining Home Schools A bill that amends the definition of home school to allow children taught in home schools to receive instruction from sources other than parents or guardians.