Stimulus Package An Investigative Report Documents Cheaters Costing North Carolina Hundreds of Millions of Dollars By Hady Mawajdeh & Frank Stasio • Sep 4, 2014 TRAVIS LONG — firstname.lastname@example.org Listen Listening... / 17:30 N&O reports on the misclassification of workers A yearlong investigative report by The News & Observer and The Charlotte Observer documents that North Carolina has lost nearly a half-billion dollars each year uncollected state and federal tax revenue from the misclassification of workers. SNAP! Residents To Get Less In Food Stamps By Leoneda Inge • Oct 31, 2013 Dept. of Agriculture People on food stamps have been receiving a little extra in their monthly payments thanks to the economic stimulus package passed in 2009. But Friday, November 1, those extra benefits end.