Apr 30, 2024 - News

The Tea: Republican donor calls for NCInnovation audit

Illustration of a spilled teacup with tea spilling out, and "The Tea" written in the the spilled liquid.

Illustration: Allie Carl/Axios

💸 Influential Republican donor Art Pope is calling for a state audit of NCInnovation, a new public-private partnership that received $500 million in state funding last year. (WRAL)

  • NCInnovation faced scrutiny before landing money in last year's state budget. (Axios)

🥕 A new farmers market opened in Durham called the North Durham Farmers' Market. (INDY Week)

State health care plans can't exclude gender-affirming surgeries, per a federal appeals court ruling on Monday. (Axios)

🗳️ President Biden will visit Wilmington on Thursday to talk about environmental issues — his third visit to the state this year. (WECT)


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