Gov. Cooper Signs Bill into Law

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Yesterday, Gov. Cooper signed the following bill into law: 

  • House Bill 92: An Act to Authorize the Division of Motor Vehicles to Produce an Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, a Federally Recognized Tribe, Special Registration Plate and to Provide an Exemption from Licensure for Teaching Cherokee Language and Culture Classes.  
North Carolina Governor
North Carolina Governor
Gov. Cooper Statement on Proposed GOP Cuts to Voting Access

This post was originally published on this siteToday, Governor Cooper released the following statement on Legislative Republicans’ proposed voting restrictions and cuts to early voting: “Here they go again. After being stopped by the Courts for discriminating against African Americans with ‘surgical precision,’ this Republican legislature is once again reducing …

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North Carolina Governor
Governor Cooper Announces $1.5 Million in Grant Awards to Combat Opioid Crisis in Communities

This post was originally published on this siteGovernor Cooper today announced $1.5 million in grant awards to 12 community partners to implement projects that combat the opioid crisis by advancing the goals of the NC Opioid Action Plan. The one-time, state-funded grants of up to $150,000 from the North Carolina …

North Carolina Governor
North Carolina Governor
Governor Cooper Honors the U.S. Army’s 243rd Birthday

This post was originally published on this siteGov. Cooper today proclaimed June 14 to be the birthday of the U.S. Army in North Carolina, 243 years after the Second Continental Congress established the Army. Since the War for Independence, the U.S. Armed Forces have continued the tradition of securing our …