Controversial tax credit could boost NC wind industry
North Carolina has one of the best wind resources on the East Coast. So why isn't the state taking advantage of it?
Republican-led General Assembly targets environmental rules
When Republicans won majorities in the General Assembly, one lawmaker literally drew a bull's eye on the state's environmental protection agency. What's next for North Carolina's air and water?
Which Way NC? Republican
The Republicans swept N.C. in 2012 as the state voted for the Republican presidential candidate, governor and a GOP majority in both the state House and Senate.
Photos from NC Election Day parties
Politicians and party leaders across N.C. gathered in Raleigh and Charlotte on election night. Our photographers captured the celebrations as the results came in.