What's New in NC Money

Proposal would give politically connected nonprofit unprecedented control of NC charter school expansion funds

A recent state House budget proposal would give Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (Parents), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that advocates charter school expansion, the right to distribute $2 million of taxpayer money to nascent charter schools in North Carolina over the next two fiscal years.

Reynolds American increases political giving in 2014

Reynolds American, Inc. (RAI), the second-largest U.S. tobacco company and based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has disclosed its political spending numbers for 2014. The company began reporting political donations in 2012 in response to a shareholder who requested “greater transparency.”


Duke Energy, Koch brother among top donors to Republican Governors Association

Chris Christie, the Republican governor of New Jersey and potential 2016 presidential candidate, chaired the Republican Governors Association from November 2013 to November 2014, helping raise $102 million for the political group dedicated to electing GOP governors.

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The following table lists all non-party, non-candidate expenditures in North Carolina state-level races. Click on the headers to sort by group, date of expenditure, the affected race or candidate, or the amount. Click here or email us for more info.