Oct 2, 2015
Does prison labor represent unfair competition for private industry?
Apr 27, 2015
States with lots of lawsuits tend to have higher insurance rates.
Nov 5, 2014
The federal program designed to help tobacco farmers transition from the depression-era quota system to the free market has officially ended.
Aug 29, 2014
Manufacturing states like North Carolina hope to create similar apprenticeship programs.
Aug 12, 2014
Some hail state tax breaks for the movie industry, but its future is in doubt.
Jul 8, 2013
Supporters of social service cuts and "Moral Monday" protesters both cite the Bible to explain their views on helping the poor.
May 30, 2013
The timber industry is challenging the sustainable forestry certification of the LEED green-building program state by state.
Feb 22, 2013
In some working-class neighborhoods with cheap housing, the banks actually lose money on a foreclosure. So it’s cheaper to do nothing.
Nov 13, 2012
Struggling N.C. county lures Google facility with incentives. Were they worth it?
Sep 19, 2012
North Carolina is taking a hard line against kids who bully teachers online. And every month New York Tech Meetup sells out in just four minutes...and the theater's a big one at NYU. Venture capitalists are here along with engineers, designers, and start ups both theoretical and already online.