Tag: North Carolina
Tricia Cotham’s defection to the Republican Party has deep roots in the right-wing “school choice” movement.
A new group of allies is fighting a proposed asphalt plant that threatens their health and their homes.
Judge Loretta Biggs said the law's provision preventing voters from showing public assistance ID cards to vote was “particularly suspect.”
"School and district officials are working closely and in full cooperation with the local authorities to address this matter consistent with school board policy and state laws.”
But if the FEMA response to recent disasters is any indication, storm victims could face barriers in securing federal aid – especially if they're not white.
Even if the storm weakens, experts warn Hurricane Florence could kill thousands of farm animals and trigger catastrophic waste spills from sewage treatment plants, hog waste lagoons and chicken farms.
People up and down the coast are preparing for extreme flooding and what the National Hurricane Center is calling a “life-threatening storm surge.”