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  1. Perdue's legacy to be solidified by Deal's second termRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Business Journal

    As the last two years of President Barack Obama 's second term expire, many will focus on the legacy he leaves. While presidents leave legacies through the policies and appointments they make, so do governors.

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  2. Some simple truths about North Carolina's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    It's been said that "success has a thousand fathers, but failure is an orphan" and nowhere is the truth of this adage more frequently confirmed than in debates over jobs and economic policy.

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  3. Officials vote to certify election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Burlington Times News

    ... as a conservative in his campaign materials. Beasley was appointed to the high court in 2012 by then-Gov. Beverly Perdue, a Democrat. RALEIGH - North Carolina election officials gave formal approval Tuesday to the results of an election that ...

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  4. At least 17 reported dead in swarm of NC tornadoesRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Authorities confirmed 10 deaths in Bertie County; three members of the same family dead in a Wake County trailer park; and single deaths in Cumberland and Harnett counties. Gov. Beverly Perdue has also said fatalities were reported in Bladen and Lee counties.

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  5. A Comparison Of Traditional And Digital CigaretteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Daily Armonk

    ... is a behavior that they have gotten into and more to preserve their palms active whilst they speak. However Beverly Perdue appears to care more about scrounging for "change" in the again seats of North Carolina than a smoker's routines and ...

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  6. Bipartisan success possibleRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | HeraldSun.com

    ... He described a deal reached in 2011 by the legislature, then in control of Republicans, and Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue. It led to the "Justice Reinvestment Act," which was, as Robertson put it, "designed to address the state's soaring prison ...

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  7. Bipartisan NC justice overhaul keeps good marksRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Daily Advance

    In an era of hyper-partisanship with elected officials worried about being accused as weak on crime, lawmakers got reminded of what looks like on its face a bipartisan success story on criminal justice issues. The Republican-led General Assembly and Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue approved 31 2 years ago wide-ranging legislation designed to address the state's soaring prison population and budget, high recidivism rates and thin behavioral treatment programs for offenders.

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  8. Bipartisan justice overhaul wins good marks nationallyRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    In an era of hyper-partisanship with elected officials worried about being accused as weak on crime, lawmakers got reminded of what looks like on its face a bipartisan success story on criminal justice issues. The Republican-led N.C. General Assembly and Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue approved 31 2 years ago wide-ranging legislation designed to address the state's soaring prison population and budget, high recidivism rates and thin behavioral treatment programs for offenders.

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  9. Bipartisan NC justice overhaul keeps good...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | SFGate

    In an era of hyper-partisanship with elected officials worried about being accused as weak on crime, lawmakers got reminded of what looks like on its face a bipartisan success story on criminal justice issues. The Republican-led General Assembly and Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue approved 3A1 2 years ago wide-ranging legislation designed to address the state's soaring prison population and budget, high recidivism rates and thin behavioral treatment programs for offenders.

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  10. Asheville Police Chief Anderson resigns amid controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    ... of Chiefs of Police and was appointed to the State Emergency Response Commission in 2011, by Governor Beverly Perdue. During Anderson's tenure, the department significantly improved the operations of the evidence room and established the public ...

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  11. Former governor testifies in APS cheating trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | MyFoxAtlanta

    Former Governor Sonny Perdue told jurors he was pursuing nothing but the truth when he signed an executive order to have special prosecutors look into cheating on standardize tests at 58 APS schools. Critics have accused Governor Perdue of politicizing the issue of test cheating, but the retired politician said nothing is further from the truth.

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  12. N.C. Supreme Court race remains too close to callRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Board of Elections certifies the election results. Beasley was appointed to the court in in 2012 by then-Gov. Beverly Perdue to succeed retiring Associate Justice Patricia Timmons-Goodson. COMMENTS ADVISORY: Users are solely responsible for opinions ...

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  13. Beasley bid for N.C. Supreme Court too close to callRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Burlington Times News

    ... Board of Elections certifies the election results. Beasley was appointed to the court in in 2012 by then-Gov. Beverly Perdue to succeed retiring Associate Justice Patricia Timmons-Goodson. RALEIGH - Associate Justice Cheri Beasley is leading in her ...

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  14. Early voting turnout increases amid concerns over voter ID law1 CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Chronicle

    ... The number of voter precincts at universities has fallen since 2010, Lawson said. Under Democrat governor Beverly Perdue in 2010, the state officials in charge of setting up elections were more likely to set up voter precincts at ...

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  15. Charlotte's Safe Alliance names 1st female CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Georgia and Texas, and she has been with Safe Alliance for 12 years. She was appointed in 2009 by then-Gov. Beverly Perdue to chair the N.C. Domestic Violence Commission. Kline, who came to Safe Alliance in 2012 after serving as president and CEO of ...

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  16. Judge hears challenge to NC dam rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... them until Gov. Pat McCrory backed a federal lawsuit last year. McCrory joined his Democratic predecessor, Beverly Perdue, in opposing a new federal license letting Alcoa run the dams for another 50 years. Both governors have said inexpensive energy ...

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  17. Regulation Rage Powers GOP's Tillis in NC Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | News Max

    ... Tillis cites his own performance as speaker "when we had 11 overrides of vetoes by a Democratic governor (Beverly Perdue, governor from 2009-12) and sometimes had as many as one-third of the Democratic caucus voting with the Republicans. And we ...

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  18. Meekins' funding promise to schools is vote buyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Robesonian

    The federal government and all 50 states ban vote buying in all elections. These laws prohibit monetary and in-kind payments, including cigarettes and food vouchers.

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  19. Stimulus story reveals muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... administered by the North Carolina Department of Commerce's Energy Office during the administration of Gov. Beverly Perdue, a Democrat and former lieutenant governor who presided over the state senate when Kay Hagan was a member. In 2010, a company ...

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  20. Your Voice Your Vote: NC house district 17 candidates talk educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Candidates for the North Carolina house district 17 are talking education. Incumbent Frank Iler says he is proud of what he has done for the school system this year.

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