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WBTV Charlotte
House leader: Judicial deal may not be ready in Januaryelections would be farther along in their work. The Senate panel has met three
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 31 minutes ago
elections would be farther along in their work. The Senate panel has met three times. The top aide for Senate leader Phil Berger said earlier this week that judicial redistricting is needed but that acting on a "merit selection" plan "may... Read more
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The News & Observer
The way your child’s NC public school gets money to educate students could be changingof coming up with a new school funding system. N.C. Sen. Jerry Tillman, majori
The News & Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
of coming up with a new school funding system. N.C. Sen. Jerry Tillman, majority whip, left, talks with Senate Pro-Tem Phil Berger on the Senate floor as the N.C. General Assembly convenes for a special session at the Legislative Building in... Read more
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The News & Observer
Democrats walk out in protest after Republicans snub Roy Cooperlike Judge Stephens would shine a light on what they are trying to do.” A spok
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like Judge Stephens would shine a light on what they are trying to do.” A spokeswoman for the top Senate Republican, Phil Berger, disagreed. “The Democrats’ political stunts today show they will do anything to preserve North Carolina’s... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC Republicans canceled an election. Now Democrats are going to courtin North Carolina. State Democratic Party Chairman Wayne Goodwin said Republic
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
in North Carolina. State Democratic Party Chairman Wayne Goodwin said Republicans are “rigging the system.” Senate leader Phil Berger fired back that the lawsuit is part of Democrats’ “continued abuse of the court system.” Sign up today for a... Read more
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The News & Observer
Moore and Berger play politics with the NC death penaltypenalty to take knocks on Cooper and Stein | News & Observer Speaker of the Ho
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
penalty to take knocks on Cooper and Stein | News & Observer Speaker of the House Tim Moore, left, and Senate Pro Tem Phil Berger say the killings of prison workers show the need to make North Carolina’s stalled death penalty active again.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Should NC lawmakers create laws and select judges who review them? GOP senator asks why not.senators provided a glimpse this week of why some think they should have a larg
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
senators provided a glimpse this week of why some think they should have a larger role. In October, Senate leader Phil Berger appointed 15 state senators to a Judicial Reform and Redistricting Select Committee. There was a meeting this... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
2 lawmakers push for executions in North Carolinapenalty against four inmates charged with killing four prison workers during an
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
penalty against four inmates charged with killing four prison workers during an escape attempt in October. Senate leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Tim Moore called on the governor and attorney general to resume executing prisoners on death... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Legislative leaders call on Cooper, Stein to restart death penalty in North Carolinaescape in October. They also battered eight other prison employees with scissor
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
escape in October. They also battered eight other prison employees with scissors and hammers. On Friday, Senate Leader Phil Berger (R-Rockingham) and House Speaker Tim Moore (R-Cleveland) called on Governor Cooper and Attorney General Stein to... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC’s Thom Tillis calls for ethics probe of Roy Moorehim. The N.C. Democratic Party on Monday called on the state’s top Republicans
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
him. The N.C. Democratic Party on Monday called on the state’s top Republicans – Lt. Gov. Dan Forest, state Senate leader Phil Berger and state House Speaker Tim Moore – to take a position on Moore. So far, they haven’t. Top Democrats in the N.C.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Reform group, law school leader share ideasthe University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice maki
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
the University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice making presentations. Republican Senate leader Phil Berger formed the panel in part to evaluate whether the state should replace head-to-head elections for judgeships with... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Reform group, law school leader share ideasthe University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice maki
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
the University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice making presentations. Republican Senate leader Phil Berger formed the panel in part to evaluate whether the state should replace head-to-head elections for judgeships with... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Reform group, law school leader share ideasthe University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice maki
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
the University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice making presentations. Republican Senate leader Phil Berger formed the panel in part to evaluate whether the state should replace head-to-head elections for judgeships with... Read more
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The News & Observer
Drinking away political woes? New NC beer helps fight gerrymanderingboth the House and Senate. Critics say that’s gerrymandering, although Republi
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
both the House and Senate. Critics say that’s gerrymandering, although Republican leaders have defended it. Senate leader Phil Berger recently said that North Carolina has “the strictest anti-gerrymandering standards in the entire country” – which... Read more
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The News & Observer
What do Roy Cooper, NC Democrats say about Al Franken?group: “We do not have a position on how the people of Alabama should select th
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
group: “We do not have a position on how the people of Alabama should select their U.S. Senator.” Meanwhile, state Sen. Phil Berger, the Senate leader, state Rep. Tim Moore, the House speaker, and Lt. Gov. Dan Forest have declined to comment on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Judicial selection options considered by Senate panelthe University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice maki
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
the University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice making presentations. Republican Senate leader Phil Berger formed the panel in part to evaluate whether the state should replace head-to-head elections for judgeships with... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Judicial selection options considered by Senate panelthe University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice maki
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
the University of North Carolina law school and Brennan Center for Justice making presentations. Republican Senate leader Phil Berger formed the panel in part to evaluate whether the state should replace head-to-head elections for judgeships with... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump and the RNC support Roy Moore. What about top NC Republicans?N.C. Democratic Party on Monday called on the state’s top Republicans – Lt. Gov
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
N.C. Democratic Party on Monday called on the state’s top Republicans – Lt. Gov. Dan Forest, state Senate leader Phil Berger and state House Speaker Tim Moore – to take a position on Moore. “Roy Moore is an accused child molester who... Read more
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The News & Observer
U.S. tax cuts follow NC’s wrong pathMay 16, 2013 at the N.C. General Assembly. Addressing issues of tax reform with
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
May 16, 2013 at the N.C. General Assembly. Addressing issues of tax reform with Republican Senators Bob Rucho, left, and Phil Berger, center. Berger and Rucho went on to push through major cuts in the state’s corporate and personal income taxes.... Read more
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The News & Observer
‘We do not have constituents. We cannot take a side,’ NC judges tell lawmakers.been elected to their current terms in office.” Buckner acknowledged that Jim
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
been elected to their current terms in office.” Buckner acknowledged that Jim Blaine, the chief of staff for Senate leader Phil Berger, discussed a proposal to grandfather in sitting judges at a meeting with some members of the district court... Read more
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The News & Observer
Should NC lawmakers be able to intervene in HB2 protesters’ criminal cases?Commission, has asked to be allowed to intervene in the criminal cases. The com
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
Commission, has asked to be allowed to intervene in the criminal cases. The commission is 10 lawmakers with Senate leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Tim Moore acting as chairmen. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital... Read more
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The News & Observer
Partisan and proud of it – how Dallas Woodhouse became the booming voice of NC’s GOPleaders on developing news, among many other duties. “The best way to describe
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
leaders on developing news, among many other duties. “The best way to describe him would be conservative handyman,” said Phil Berger Jr., a N.C. Court of Appeals judge. Woodhouse recruited Berger, son of Senate leader Phil Berger, to run for the... Read more

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