Raleigh taxpayers have been denied a vote on two-thirds of the $1.2 billion in new debt run up by city leaders over the last decade. Per this N&O article, some taxpayers are ... Keep Reading
New Bill Returns Voice to Voters on State Debt
HB 491 was filed yesterday, and it is a popular measure long overdue. The bill, titled "NC Certificates of Participation Referendum" would amend the state constitution to ensure ... Keep Reading
Just What NC State Government Needs – More Debt!
Tucked away in the 2010-11 state budget bill is the authorization of another $175 million in non-voter approved debt. The budget is on pace to be signed into law by Gov. Perdue by ... Keep Reading