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The Democratic Shake-Up for N.C. Governornew

Bev Perdue won't be a one-term governor because she failed to create jobs. She'll be a one-term governor because of federal government failures dating to the Clinton years.
INDY Week  |  Bob Geary  |  02-21-2012  |  Commentary

Redistricting and Retirement Opens Forsyth Legislative Races

When Gov. Bev Perdue issued a statement on Jan. 26 that she would not seek re-election, Winston-Salem Mayor Allen Joines was inundated with e-mails, text messages and phone calls from friends, colleagues and supporters.
YES! Weekly  |  Keith T. Barber  |  02-16-2012  |  Elections

Will North Carolina Resume Executions or Keep the Ban?new

Now that the legal battle over a doctor's role in death row executions is nearing a conclusion, the issue of capital punishment in North Carolina is about to land in the laps of the 2009 General Assembly and Governor-elect Bev Perdue.
INDY Week  |  Bob Geary  |  12-04-2008  |  Crime & Justice

Looking for Real Reform in North Carolina's Race for Governornew

Bev Perdue and Pat McCrory both pledge to overhaul state government. Who is better suited for the job?
INDY Week  |  Bob Geary  |  10-16-2008  |  Politics

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