Ted Davis http://whqr.org en Representative Susi Hamilton Speaks Out on State's New Tax Reform Package http://whqr.org/post/representative-susi-hamilton-speaks-out-states-new-tax-reform-package <p>Under a newly passed House bill, North Carolinians will see a price hike in movie tickets, live performances and museum admission. The “Tax Simplification and Reduction Act” cuts personal and corporate taxes and imposes a uniform tax rate, as well as a 4.75% privilege tax on many leisure pursuits--including non-profit events. And local representatives say they were given inadequate time to consider the bill before voting on it.</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 20:06:30 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 40827 at http://whqr.org Representative Susi Hamilton Speaks Out on State's New Tax Reform Package Representative Ted Davis Speaks Out on State's New Tax Reform Package http://whqr.org/post/representative-ted-davis-speaks-out-states-new-tax-reform-package <p>Under a newly passed House bill, North Carolinians will see a price hike in movie tickets, live performances and museum admission. The “Tax Simplification and Reduction Act” cuts personal and corporate taxes and imposes a uniform tax rate, as well as a 4.75% privilege tax on many leisure pursuits--including non-profit events. And local representatives say they were given inadequate time to consider the bill before voting on it.</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 19:52:52 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 40825 at http://whqr.org Representative Ted Davis Speaks Out on State's New Tax Reform Package Pro-Choice Protesters Will Return to Goolsby's Office http://whqr.org/post/pro-choice-protesters-will-return-goolsbys-office <p>Protests outside the Wilmington law office of State Senator Thom Goolsby are going to continue – at least for the near-term.&nbsp; Last Monday, protestors rallied to contest the Republican senator’s support of abortion restrictions. After Thursday’s passage of Senate Bill 353, members of the group behind the protest--Women Organizing for Wilmington, or WOW—say they’re determined to demonstrate every Monday.</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 20:28:33 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 39692 at http://whqr.org Pro-Choice Protesters Will Return to Goolsby's Office