North Carolina

UNC's Hall of Shame
June 08, 2015

A Klansman's name has finally been scrubbed from a campus building. Now what?

The War on the War on Poverty
February 15, 2015

North Carolina conservatives are ousting the state's anti-poverty advocates.

EPA Is Finally Regulating Coal Ash Disposal—But Letting the Industry Police Itself
December 19, 2014

This is the first time the EPA has regulated coal ash.

Why Kay Hagan's Defeat in North Carolina Hurts the Most
November 05, 2014

She executed a perfect campaign, turned out African-American voters, and lost anyway.

If the GOP Takes the Senate, This Map Will Explain Why
November 03, 2014

Too many red states have Senate races, with too few blue ones to make up the balance.

This Dead-Heat Senate Race Is a Bellwether for the Whole Country
November 03, 2014

The Tar Heel state will tell us everything we need to know.

It Won't Be Obama's Fault When the Democrats Lose the Senate
October 30, 2014

The Democratic candidates are outperforming Obama, in fact.

The UNC Scandal Exposes the "Student-Athlete" Lie Once and For All
October 24, 2014

Let's be honest: They're simply athletes.