During the Trump administration, the federal government delivered billions of dollars in aid to farmers. But across the country — and in North Carolina — many of those new payments went to the biggest farms, leaving small farms behind.
Governor Roy Cooper preached bipartisanship in his State of the State address Monday night. But many of Cooper's well-worn Democratic policies are not likely to fire up the legislature's Republican majority.
North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper wants to lift most capacity and gathering restrictions on June 1. In a press conference Wednesday afternoon, Cooper said COVID-19 trends in North Carolina are stable enough to plan for another step in the state's reopening as long as more people get vaccinated.