North Carolina finished 39th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.
North Carolina finished 32nd in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.
Forest City was ranked the poorest town in North Carolina in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.
Advocates worried about the integrity of American agriculture and livestock production are warning the Chinese are in a position to acquire deep know-how and technology through company takeovers.
North Carolina finished 19th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.
The North Carolina Republican Party is calling on Democrat congressional candidate Dan McCready "to answer tough questions" about solar investments by a company he co-owns that are under fire for jobs allegedly lost to China and U.S. exposure to national security threats; a company he now denies investing in.
Bertie County was ranked the poorest county in North Carolina in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.
U.S. Rep. Ted Budd (R-North Carolina) says the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade would be a boon for his district and the country – if the deal gets brought for a vote in the House of Representatives.
U.S Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-North Carolina) says she is optimistic about what the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement - which is currently stalled in Congress - would do for her state.
North Carolina would benefit from the proposed – but currently stalled – United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, U.S. Rep. Mark Walker (R-North Carolina) says.
Wake County was ranked the top-performing local economy in North Carolina in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.
Walmart employs 57,431 workers in North Carolina, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.
2020 presidential hopeful Cory Booker slams Chinese-owned pork producers for exporting their pollution to the US
In a recent interview with vegan advocacy newsletter VegNews, U.S. Rep. Cory Booker (D-NJ) seems to be taking the plight of North Carolina hog farmers and their neighbors seriously.
North Carolina finished 12th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.
North Carolina was ranked the 18th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.
Congress should focus more on USMCA, less on 'partisan investigations,' Pence says during Union County stop
Democrats in Congress should focus more on the Trump administration's proposed U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal and less on "partisan investigations" that "won’t create a single American job," Vice President Mike Pence said during a promotional stop in Union County this week.
When China’s Shuanghui International Holdings purchased Smithfield Foods in 2013, experts showed concerns about how the deal would affect national security.