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Public policy and indifference punish the very poor 

No one knows how many North Carolinians live in extreme poverty, but it's estimated to be between 700,000 and 1 million. What we do know is that although the number is increasing, the poor remain almost invisible to many of us. You…

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I think the best way to make sure you are getting the best deal on electrical rates, it to always …

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