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Apr 23, 2024

Annual Conference Draws Faith and Community Leaders to Tackle Tough Topics

Nearly 100 faith and community leaders from across North Carolina gathered at First United Methodist Church in Asheboro on April 15 and 16 for the 2024 Faith and Community Initiative annual conference, held by NC State University’s Institute for Emerging Issues. 

Mar 1, 2024

Constructive Compromise: Governance in our Polarized Political Environment

Join IEI and NC State's School of Public and International Affairs for "Constructive Compromise: Governance in Our Polarized Political Environment," a conversation with four young government professionals about working across the aisle to serve communities and constituents. 

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Jul 8, 2022

Meet Brodie, IEI’s New Undergraduate Policy Intern

NC State University undergraduate student Brodie Smith is joining IEI as a policy intern for the 2022-23 academic year to work on the 2023 Emerging Issues Forum program. 

Apr 3, 2020

NC Division of Employment Security Unemployment FAQ

In North Carolina, the Division of Employment Security (DES) handles unemployment benefits and determines eligibility on a case-by-case basis. Typically, applicants must meet eligibility criteria; however, some requirements have been… 

Mar 31, 2020

Governor Cooper Issues Executive Order No. 124

Governor Cooper Issues Order to Prohibit Utility Shut-Offs and Late Fees, Provides Guidance on Eviction Restrictions and Urges Financial Relief for Individuals and Businesses   On March 31, 2020, Governor… 

Mar 31, 2020

Governor Cooper Expands Penalty Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Coronavirus

Governor Cooper Expands Penalty Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Coronavirus  Sales and Use Taxes There will be no penalties for late filing or payment of North Carolina sales and use… 

Mar 27, 2020

Governor Cooper Issues Statewide Stay-at-Home Order

Governor Cooper Issues Statewide Stay-at-Home Order Effective March 30, 2020 What’s Does a Stay-at-Home Order mean for me?  Stay at home or your place of residence unless engaged in essential… 

Mar 23, 2020

Governor Cooper Announces Filing Extensions and Late Action Penalty Waivers

Income and Franchise Tax Extension North Carolina Department of Revenue (NCDOR) announce fling extension to July 15, 2020 Extension applies to income and franchise tax returns were originally due on…