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Party time

The Democratic National Convention in Charlotte might not deliver the dollars promised, but publicity will be priceless.

2012-08

Minding their business

Capital Goods: Legislators, whether the old Democratic regime or the new Republican majority, have been swayed by the arguments of corporate taxpayers.

2012-07

The final words on this

Fine Print: Final words from G.D. Gearino in his last BNC column.

2012-07

New route

Cover story: Gene Conti tries to get somewhere with moving the politics out of state transportation planning.

2012-07

Baring their teeth

Capital Goods: The fight over who can run the business side of a dental practice could leave both sides in need of some repair work to their pearly whites.

2012-06

When health care is wealth care

Fine Print: It’s beginning to feel that health care is the American domestic equivalent to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

2012-06

Another trickle-down theory

Fine Print: Local politicians are learning too well the lessons and techniques of Washington.

2012-05

States' bragging rights

Capital Goods: Would a superhighway from Raleigh to Norfolk be a bigger boost to business than building a $4 billion deepwater port in North Carolina?

2012-05

Time for a change

The state's tax system, mired in the past, no longer works. But bringing it into the 21st century will take a lot of guts.

2012-05

Two of a kind make a pair?

Most of the state’s major corporations apparently believe the referendum on gay marriage is none of their business.

2012-03

The levy as a lever

Gearino: It’s always fun when tax season coincides with an election cycle.

2012-03

Her story and history

Mooneyham: On this, there can be no debate: Beverly Perdue made history.

2012-03

Pointing fingers over idle hands

Mooneyham: In this down economy, politicians on both the left and right have tried to sell themselves to constituents as being all about jobs.

2012-02

Chiquita’s slip is showing

Gearino: North Carolina’s newest corporate resident-to-be, Chiquita Brands International Inc., recently found itself in the odd situation of simultaneously being a boycotter and boycottee.

2012-02

Memories are made of this?

Once again, G.D. Gearino reviews the year that was, putting such a spin on it that 2011 feels quite dizzy.

2012-02

Regional Report Eastern February 2012

In January, state Transportation Secretary Gene Conti appointed one of his predecessors interim statewide logistics coordinator, a new position that will oversee the state ports and Global TransPark.

2012-02

Legal Elite - Antitrust 2012

2012 Legal Elite winner: Antitrust - JONATHAN HEYLSmith Moore Leatherwood LLP, Charlotte

2012-01

Legal Elite - Bankruptcy 2012

2012 Legal Elite winner: Bankruptcy - KENNETH M. GREENE, Carruthers & Roth PA, Greensboro

2012-01

Legal Elite - Criminal 2012

2012 Legal Elite winner: Criminal - LOCKE T. CLIFFORD, Clifford Clendenin & O’Hale LLP, Greensboro

2012-01

Legal Elite - Business 2012

2012 Legal Elite winner: BusinessAMALIE L. TUFFIN, Whitmeyer Tuffin PLLC, Raleigh

2012-01