• Bill to penalize tardy payments to charter schools moves forward

    The state Senate’s main education committee has endorsed a bill that would penalize N.C. school systems for late payments to charter schools. An amended version of House Bill 335 advanced through the Education/Higher Education Committee Wednesday. It previously cleared the House with a 117-2 vote. “The name of the…

  • Who Thinks This Is OK?

    State executives who oversee law-enforcement agencies shouldn’t be allowed to invest in companies that sell law-enforcement equipment to their agencies.