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Meet the new state agency. (Same as the old scandal-plagued state agency?)

    McClatchy and other mainstream media outlets blew the doors off of The NC Rural Center earlier this year — exposing all kinds of cronyism and corruption to public view. ┬áPoliticos in Raleigh expressed their outrage and huffed and puffed about how something like…

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McCrory’s Commerce Make-Over: Is it really all that different from what we already have?

        We got treated to a “major” announcement from Gov. Pat and his team in Burlington yesterday. ┬áThe administration will be creating a new non-profit to handle a lot of the economic development work that has been handled within the state Department…