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Norris
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

Norris

On his former political aide Meredith Norris.

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Video poker
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

Video poker

The video poker industry and the new state lottery.

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The Jim Black Factor
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

The Jim Black Factor

(2/8/06) This week in Raleigh, the North Carolina Board of Elections will begin a hearing into campaign finances, including those of Democratic House Speaker Jim Black. A federal grand jury investigation has also involved Black's office. The speaker, nor anyone else, is facing any charges, but how the situation plays out could have far-reaching effects on state and local politics. WFAE's Scott Graf reports.

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eye tests
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

eye tests

On a new law requiring eye tests for North Carolina children before they enter kindergarten.

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Jim Black Speaks with WFAE
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

Jim Black Speaks with WFAE

(2/8/06) Embattled North Carolina House Speaker Jim Black recently sat down for an interview with WFAE's Scott Graf. The following are excerpts from that conversation. Hear Black discussing his thoughts on: The video poker industry and the new state lottery. Listen Accepting money from the video poker industry. Listen On a new law requiring eye tests for North Carolina children before they enter kindergarten. Listen On his former political aide Meredith Norris. Listen On recent media coverage. Listen On how media coverage is affecting state politics. Listen

Poker
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

Poker

Accepting money from the video poker industry.

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The Jim Black Factor
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

The Jim Black Factor

(2/8/06) This week in Raleigh, the North Carolina Board of Elections will begin a hearing into campaign finances, including those of Democratic House Speaker Jim Black. A federal grand jury investigation has also involved Black's office. The speaker, nor anyone else, is facing any charges, but how the situation plays out could have far-reaching effects on state and local politics. WFAE's Scott Graf reports.

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Negative
12:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2006

Negative

On the impact of recent media coverage of state politics.

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Moving Day
12:00 pm
Tue February 7, 2006

Moving Day

(2/7/06) It's just over five months since Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast and dispersed New Orleans residents across the country in search of shelter. Some of those evacuees have been making their homes in Charlotte. WFAE's Simone Orendain introduces us to one evacuee who just moved into an apartment in east Charlotte.

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Moving Day
12:00 pm
Tue February 7, 2006

Moving Day

(2/7/06) It's just over five months since Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast and dispersed New Orleans residents across the country in search of shelter. Some of those evacuees have been making their homes in Charlotte. WFAE's Simone Orendain introduces us to one evacuee who just moved into an apartment in east Charlotte.

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