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Weekend reads: A controversial judicial order, hurricane recovery chaos and more…

BY: - October 15, 2023

A judge’s order curbs right of press and public to record county commission meetings By Kelan Lyons In Richmond County, where government has a history of constitutional issues, a judge jailed a reporter in 2021. The repercussions are still playing out today. Willam Toler, managing editor of The Richmond Observer, craned his arm to stretch […]

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Most people in NC who lost Medicaid health coverage in the last two months were cut for “procedural” reasons

BY: - August 16, 2023

North Carolina and other states are stripping government health insurance coverage from thousands of people who stayed on Medicaid rolls during the COVID-19 pandemic but may no longer qualify.  More than 68,000 people lost Medicaid coverage in North Carolina in June and July. Of those, about 87% lost their coverage for “procedural reasons,” because they […]