The proposed constitutional amendment would limit state spending increases based on population growth and inflation. Opponents say it could hurt the ability of the state to manage debt and deal with climbing health care costs.
North Carolina's estate tax would end under a proposal the House tentatively approved Tuesday.
The bill would require county social service agencies to make sure recipients aren't fleeing felons or subject to outstanding warrants.
A House resolution supporting the creation of an official religion in North Carolina will never come to a vote, officials said Thursday.
A House resolution that supports creating an official religion in North Carolina and ignoring any federal ruling against Christian prayer by public bodies statewide flies in the face of the U.S. Constitution, the ACLU said Wednesday.