Raleigh http://wfdd.org en 11th "Moral Monday" Focuses on Women's Rights http://wfdd.org/post/11th-moral-monday-focuses-womens-rights <p>About 100 protesters are facing charges for demonstrating outside the North Carolina Senate in the latest of what have become weekly protests against Republican policies.&nbsp; More than two-thirds of those arrested Monday were women. &nbsp;WFDD's&nbsp;business commentator, Justin Catanoso, &nbsp;traveled to Raleigh and spoke with several of those at the event.</p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 02:17:23 +0000 Justin Catanoso & Audrey Fannin 5656 at http://wfdd.org 11th "Moral Monday" Focuses on Women's Rights NC House Unveils Budget Proposal http://wfdd.org/post/nc-house-unveils-budget-proposal <p>S<span style="line-height: 1.5;">tate House leaders say the $20.6 billion spending plan unveiled late Sunday night fulfills the state's obligations while living within its means. &nbsp;Senior budget chairman, Rep. Nelson Dollar of Wake County, said, "The House's budget proposal is realistic, it is reasonable, and it is responsible. And it places North Carolina's fiscal house on a sound foundation for the future."</span></p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 22:25:45 +0000 Audrey Fannin 4809 at http://wfdd.org NC House Unveils Budget Proposal Raleigh Basketball, Hockey Teams Clash Over Schedule http://wfdd.org/post/raleigh-basketball-hockey-teams-clash-over-schedule <p>Word of a dispute between the Carolina Hurricanes and NC State University hit the news over the last week.</p><p>In this week's Sports Commentary, Dave Goren<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> discusses each side's points -- and what can be done to rectify the situation.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Dave Goren 4628 at http://wfdd.org Raleigh Basketball, Hockey Teams Clash Over Schedule A Busy Day at the NC Statehouse http://wfdd.org/post/busy-day-nc-statehouse <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>There was a lot of activity at the statehouse in Raleigh today! Here's a quick roundup of actions reported during All Things Considered tonight:</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 02:47:46 +0000 Audrey Fannin 1897 at http://wfdd.org A Busy Day at the NC Statehouse Healthcare Reform Again Debated in Raleigh http://wfdd.org/post/healthcare-reform-again-debated-raleigh <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Affordable Health Care Act is sparking some heated debate between state legislators in Raleigh. &nbsp;This week, The Triad Business Journal posted an online article about a new Senate bill that's causing controversy. Justin Catanoso, a contributing writer with the Triad Business Journal and director of Wake Forest University's journalism program spoke with WFDD's Kathryn Mobley about the key points dividing Republicans and Democrats.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 18:24:00 +0000 Audrey Fannin 1783 at http://wfdd.org Healthcare Reform Again Debated in Raleigh