Social restrictions + less spending = drop in sales tax receipts

City's sales tax receipts fall amid Covid-19 outbreak. City Manager Marcus Jones warns of budget constraints.
By Glenn Burkins | April 14, 2020

Justices take federal courts out of political gerrymandering question

“We conclude that partisan gerrymandering claims present political questions beyond the reach of the federal courts,” Roberts wrote in an opinion Thursday.
By Kirk Ross | June 28, 2019

Gov. Roy Cooper vetoes voter ID bill, GOP predicts override

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper vetoed a Senate bill that would require all voters to show some sort of photo […]
By QCity Metro Staff | December 16, 2018

25 female politicians honored during local “Celebration of Women Elected to Office”

The Black Women’s Caucus of Charlotte-Mecklenburg and the Charlotte Women’s March honored 25 local women during their annual recognition ceremony.
By Katrina Louis | December 7, 2018