License Plates http://wunc.org en 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 NC Bill Asks For Donations, License Plates To Pay Teachers More http://wunc.org/post/nc-bill-asks-donations-license-plates-pay-teachers-more <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>State lawmakers say they want to create an education endowment fund to help pay high-performing teachers more money.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A proposed bill passed by a Senate Education Committee on Wednesday suggests collecting money for the fund through individual and business donations, tax refunds and special license plates.</span></p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 01:52:39 +0000 Reema Khrais 37534 at http://wunc.org NC Bill Asks For Donations, License Plates To Pay Teachers More Court To Hear Arguments In ‘Choose Life’ License Plates Case http://wunc.org/post/court-hear-arguments-choose-life-license-plates-case <p>A federal appeals court is scheduled to hear arguments today on whether North Carolina can offer license plates with an anti-abortion message without making an alternative available to supporters of abortion rights.<br /><br />The deliberations, set for the <a href="http://www.ca4.uscourts.gov/">U.S. Court Of Appeals for the Fourth District in Richmond, Va.</a>, center around the question: Does a license plate represent the speech of the state or of the driver carrying it on a vehicle?<br /> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Jorge Valencia 24937 at http://wunc.org Court To Hear Arguments In ‘Choose Life’ License Plates Case