Civitas Review

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    Jul
    07

    Humble Public Servants?

    Posted in Budget & Taxes, Legislative Activity, Politicians & Politicking By Brian Balfour | Tagged , ,

    Kudos to the N&O's Dan Kane for digging into the compensation of the leaders of¬†two of the state's more influencial lobbying groups. Recall that Civitas had previously exposed some eye-popping compensation for the¬†leadership of NCAE. In his article, Kane exposes the hefty salaries of the heads of two local government associations. Focus on compensation for […]

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    Jan
    25

    County Commissioners Desire More "Control" Over Their Subjects

    Posted in Budget & Taxes By Brian Balfour | Tagged , ,

    According to this report, the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners recently discussed asking the state legislature for authority to raise county taxes without first getting the approval of county voters. Unsurprisingly, the Commissioners voted unanimously in favor. At its annual conference Friday, the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners discussed asking the legislature to […]