What does our legislature have in store for NC’s environment this year?

We know that our Republican-run legislature is hellbent on rolling back environmental regulations. Rest assured they have some special gifts for us in the hopper for this upcoming session. “Ahead of the session several joint House and Senate committees have been preparing potential legislation. Last week, the Environmental Review Commission, the legislative committee that acts

The worst legislature in living memory

Opinion Column by Jim Meredith, Randolph County Democratic Party Chair. Published in the Courier-Tribune, Asheboro, NC April 22, 2016 The current legislature of North Carolina is an incompetent “Ship of Fools.” Thoughtful North Carolinians, regardless of party, consider this the worst legislature they can remember. What a track record. What a travesty. Not since the establishment