Rep. Charles Graham

Once on the fast track, super-secret energy bill derailed over costs, nukes, and unproven claims

BY: - June 18, 2021

Rep. John Szoka says House Bill 951 "is not perfect." That, opponents say, is an understatement. For the past five months, the workings of a top secret energy group was so hush-hush that if someone was caught leaking information they would be expelled as an outcast and a pariah.

House GOP advances school funding task force, rejects calls to guarantee diverse membership

BY: - February 23, 2017

As expected, the N.C. House on Thursday overwhelmingly approved draft legislation launching a school funding task force, but only after Republican backers shot down pleas from Democrats to guarantee fair representation on the pivotal panel from both minorities and Democrats. “There’s no indication we’re going to get off the tracks,” said Rep. Craig Horn, a Union […]