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The Republican party will be the demise of this country if people don't vote them out....2014

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July 1939. "Zollie Lyons, Sharecropper, home from the field for dinner at noontime, with his wife and part of his family. Wake County, North Carolina." by Dorothea Lange

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The League of Women Voters of the Piedmont Triad writes letter to Gov. McCrory | The Progressive Pulse

New state figures on countywide unemployment rates show that September may have been a better month for Western North Carolina’s job seekers, though six WNC counties still post double-digit joblessness.

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North Carolina Becomes First State To Eliminate Unemployment Benefits

Q&A: North Carolina's unemployment insurance program

Q&A: North Carolina's unemployment insurance program (Posted Sept 12, 2013, Updated July 1, 2015)

NC alone in choice to end extended unemployment checks

North Carolina lawmakers had a tough choice this spring: Change how unemployment benefits are calculated, potentially cutting off benefits to tens of thousands of people, or allow the state's debt to the federal government to continue as a drag on the economy. The state was one of many in the same situation, but North Carolina lawmakers were the only ones who chose the quicker fix.