Monthly Archives: May 2011

WORKERS COMP COMPROMISE

Like so many bills this year in the General Assembly, this one had an appealing title: “Protecting and Putting North Carolina Back to Work Act.” But the thrust of the proposed legislation was to reduce insurance premiums businesses pay for … Continue reading

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Fab 5 and How They Will Tilt The Budget

Republican budget leaders in the N.C. House of Representatives call them the Fabulous Five: Democrats Bill Owen of Elizabeth City, Tim Spear of Creswell, Dewey Hill of Lake Waccamaw, Bill Brisson of Dublin, and Jim Crawford of Oxford. They joined … Continue reading

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