Tag:N.C. Open Government Coalition

  • A cloudy state of transparency  

    “Chapel Hill professors question group’s public records requests.” “Governor and NC media settle dispute over McCrory’s records.”   “Public records lawsuit filed against state Rep. Beverly Boswell.”   All real headlines. All spanning North Carolina’s news cycles…

  • Cooper family solar farm’s shady transactions

    Gov. Roy Cooper in 2012, while serving as state attorney general, agreed to lease a Nash County property he and his brother Pell owned to Chapel Hill-based Strata Solar for the construction and operation of a 4.9-megawatt solar facility. The lease agreement may be worth more than $1 million, based…