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The State of Things
12:10 pm
Wed October 1, 2014

Voter Registration Confusion Prompts Investigation

Before you can vote you need to register. Unfortunately, misinformation about voter registration was sent out during September...
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The State Board of Elections is investigating voter registration forms mailed to North Carolina residents by the political action group Americans for Prosperity

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Health
4:00 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

UNC Is Considering Hour Cuts, Other Options To Pay For Health Coverage

Under Obamacare, UNC will have to offer health insurance to employees working 30 hours a week or more, including graduate teaching assistants and visiting faculty.
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Individuals are enrolling in health care through the federal online marketplace, but thousands of North Carolinians might find themselves with employer-sponsored health plans next year.   

In January, the Affordable Care Act will require businesses to offer health insurance to full-time employees working 30 hours a week or more. This would now include graduate teaching assistants and visiting faculty at the University of North Carolina.

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