Jorge Valencia http://wunc.org en Discrimination Of LGBT Students Not Specifically Prohibited In Proposed Law http://wunc.org/post/discrimination-lgbt-students-not-specifically-prohibited-proposed-law <p>The state House of Representatives has sent Gov. Pat McCrory a bill updating laws on charter schools.&nbsp; This comes over the objections of Democrats who asked that LGBT students be specifically protected from discrimination.</p> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39642 at http://wunc.org Discrimination Of LGBT Students Not Specifically Prohibited In Proposed Law NC Senate Tentatively Approves Bill That Would Limit Wake County, Cap Sales Tax At 7.5 percent http://wunc.org/post/nc-senate-tentatively-approves-bill-would-limit-wake-county-cap-sales-tax-75-percent <p>North Carolina's sales tax would be capped at 7.25 percent in most of the state under a plan tentatively approved by the Senate on Wednesday afternoon.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 01:31:17 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39512 at http://wunc.org NC Senate Tentatively Approves Bill That Would Limit Wake County, Cap Sales Tax At 7.5 percent Republican Sales Tax Proposal Would Keep Wake County From Light Rail Plans, Democrats Say http://wunc.org/post/republican-sales-tax-proposal-would-keep-wake-county-light-rail-plans-democrats-say <p></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:00:33 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39443 at http://wunc.org Republican Sales Tax Proposal Would Keep Wake County From Light Rail Plans, Democrats Say NC Senate Committe Relaxes Restrictions On Proposed County Tax Legislation http://wunc.org/post/nc-senate-committe-relaxes-restrictions-proposed-county-tax-legislation <p></p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:23:55 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39370 at http://wunc.org NC Senate Committe Relaxes Restrictions On Proposed County Tax Legislation NC General Assembly Stories We’re Following: Week Of Monday, July 21 http://wunc.org/post/nc-general-assembly-stories-we-re-following-week-monday-july-21 <p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:01:54 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39245 at http://wunc.org NC General Assembly Stories We’re Following: Week Of Monday, July 21 Public Will Be Able To Comment On NC’s Fracking Rules At Hearings In Raleigh, Sanford and Reidsville http://wunc.org/post/public-will-be-able-comment-nc-s-fracking-rules-hearings-raleigh-sanford-and-reidsville <p></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:47:50 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39188 at http://wunc.org Public Will Be Able To Comment On NC’s Fracking Rules At Hearings In Raleigh, Sanford and Reidsville Police In NC Could Start Tracking License Plates On State Highways http://wunc.org/post/police-nc-could-start-tracking-license-plates-state-highways <p></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:28:08 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39123 at http://wunc.org Police In NC Could Start Tracking License Plates On State Highways Moped Drivers: Should They Be Requried To Register Their Mopeds And Buy Insurance? http://wunc.org/post/moped-drivers-should-they-be-requried-register-their-mopeds-and-buy-insurance <p>A North Carolina Senate committee wants to require moped owners to register their mopeds and buy insurance.<br /><br />In North Carolina, mopeds owners can travel on roads without registering their vehicle at the Department of Motor Vehicle, owning insurance or having a valid driver's license.</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:19:58 +0000 Jorge Valencia 39057 at http://wunc.org Moped Drivers: Should They Be Requried To Register Their Mopeds And Buy Insurance? Jordan Lake’s Managers Authorize Lake-Stirring Trial To Prevent Algae Growth http://wunc.org/post/jordan-lake-s-managers-authorize-lake-stirring-trial-prevent-algae-growth <p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:09:30 +0000 Jorge Valencia 38842 at http://wunc.org Jordan Lake’s Managers Authorize Lake-Stirring Trial To Prevent Algae Growth Three Pending Bills Remain In The General Assembly As The End Of Session Nears http://wunc.org/post/three-pending-bills-remain-general-assembly-end-session-nears <p>As budget writers at the North Carolina General Assembly are meeting this week to work toward an agreement on the state's spending plan, there about a dozen more bills they have not yet approved.<br />&nbsp; Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:57:27 +0000 Jorge Valencia 38640 at http://wunc.org Three Pending Bills Remain In The General Assembly As The End Of Session Nears