Category: North Carolina

Attorney General Josh Stein Calls on FDA to Ban Menthol Cigarettes

For Immediate Release:Friday, January 22, 2021 Contact:Laura Brewer (919) 716-6484 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today called on the Food…

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Governor Cooper Appoints Superior Court Judge

Governor Roy Cooper has appointed William “Bill” Wolfe to serve as a Superior Court Judge in Judicial District 7C, serving Edgecombe and…

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Attorney General Josh Stein Does Not Object to NHRMC/Novant Deal

For Immediate Release:Thursday, January 21, 2021 Contact:Laura Brewer (919) 716-6484 Non Objection is Contingent on NHRMC’s Agreement to Certain Conditions…

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Attorney General Josh Stein Wins Clean Power Plan Case and Brings New Lawsuits to Protect North Carolina’s Environment

For Immediate Release:Tuesday, January 19, 2021 Contact:Laura Brewer (919) 716-6484 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today released the following statement…

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Governor Cooper Visits Large-Scale Vaccine Site at UNC Friday Center

Today, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) Secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen visited a…

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North Carolina Executive Mansion Will be Lit in Honor of Lives Lost to COVID-19 on Jan. 19

Governor Roy Cooper announced today that the North Carolina Executive Mansion will be illuminated on January 19, 2021, at 5:30…

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Attorney General Josh Stein Urges NC Legislature to Use Settlement Funds to Improve Internet Access

For Immediate Release:Friday, January 15, 2021 Contact:Laura Brewer (919) 716-6484 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today urged leaders in the…

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Attorney General Josh Stein Commends US DHHS on Important Step Forward in Opioid Addiction Treatment

For Immediate Release:Friday, January 15, 2021 Contact:Laura Brewer (919) 716-6484 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today commended the U.S. Department…

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Governor Mobilizes NC National Guard for Deployment in Raleigh and Washington, DC

Governor Roy Cooper has mobilized approximately 550 North Carolina National Guardsmen to assist with upcoming security needs in Washington, DC…

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Attorney General Josh Stein Condemns Attack on the U.S. Capitol

For Immediate Release:Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Contact:Laura Brewer (919) 716-6484 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today joined a bipartisan coalition…

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Governor Names Military and Veterans Affairs Secretary

Governor Roy Cooper has named retired Lieutenant General Walter Gaskin to lead the North Carolina Department of Military and Veterans…

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Attorney General Josh Stein Asks Federal Government for Update on Opioid Crisis Work

For Immediate Release:Monday, January 11, 2021 Contact:Laura Brewer (919) 716-6484 (RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein today asked the U.S. Food…

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Pool Coverage from the 2021 Inaugural Ceremony

Pool coverage from the Inauguration of Governor Roy Cooper and the North Carolina Council of State are now available for…

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