Democrat Tim Longest was elected to represent West Raleigh in the state House in November. He supports Medicaid expansion, improving workers’ rights, and strengthening gun safety laws.
In a letter addressing the US Senate leader, Barber said it’s time for these lawmakers to “show the people who worked tirelessly to keep them in power that they are ready to go to work for them.”
Republicans aren't exactly hiding their intentions with their economic plans.
Even in the state's most rural counties, there's a big difference between what people are earning and what they need to survive.
Massive growth in Charlotte and Raleigh is hiding real pain for many of North Carolina’s rural counties.
As President Biden calls for a $15 federal minimum age, some in NC are struggling to make ends meet today.
The sunset of NC’s repeal of HB2 could have far-reaching effects, impacting local non-discrimination ordinances and, even, minimum wage rules.