State of the State http://wunc.org en Gauging The Reaction To State Of The State Speech http://wunc.org/post/gauging-reaction-state-state-speech <P><SPAN lang=EN>Gov. Pat McCrory is the first Republican Governor in North Carolina for 20 years. So, many looked with anticipation to his first State of the State address this past Monday to see what kind of governor he would be. </SPAN></P> <P><SPAN lang=EN>His speech covered a range of subjects, including education, drug courts and his expectations of state workers, but it remains to be seen which issues he will pursue in collaboration with the General Assembly and which ones will quietly go away. On one, at least, McCrory already acted. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 15:12:02 +0000 Alex Granados & Isaac-Davy Aronson 10754 at http://wunc.org Gauging The Reaction To State Of The State Speech McCrory's First State Of The State Address Is Tonight http://wunc.org/post/mccrorys-first-state-state-address-tonight <p>Governor Pat McCrory will lay out his vision for North Carolina in his State of the State speech this evening. It will be the governor's first opportunity to tell North Carolinians how he plans to govern the state.</p><p>In his inaugural address, Governor McCrory said he'd like to overhaul state government and North Carolina's educational system, but he hasn't filled in the details. He's expected to tick through a number of topics, from education to off-shore energy exploration. And he's sure to have a big audience.</p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 10512 at http://wunc.org McCrory's First State Of The State Address Is Tonight Governor Delivers State of the State Address http://wunc.org/post/governor-delivers-state-state-address <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>North Carolina's Governor, Bev Perdue, gave her second State of the State address to legislators last night.</p><p>The Governor did her best to be optimistic, despite the specter of an enormous projected billion-dollar budget shortfall looming in the background. While she praised tough decisions that have already been made to cut costs, Governor Perdue said difficult choices will be required to keep the state in the black. Jessica Jones reports from the state capitol. Tue, 15 Feb 2011 10:00:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 10166 at http://wunc.org Governor Delivers State of the State Address Governor To Deliver State of the State http://wunc.org/post/governor-deliver-state-state <p>The Governor plans to address state legislators tonight in her annual State of the State Address.</p> Mon, 14 Feb 2011 09:55:00 +0000 Jessica Jones 10174 at http://wunc.org