Posts Tagged ‘terms’

The Power to Impose Term Limits?

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

Suppose a North Carolina county wishes to impose term limits on its county commissioners.  May it do so?  Could a city impose term limits on its mayor or council members?  What about a local school unit?  Could it put term limits on its elected school board members?  Could the General Assembly by statute do it […]

The ABCs of ABC Boards

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

A $12,000 dinner for Mecklenburg ABC employees paid for by a liquor broker.  A $280,000 salary for an ABC administrator in New Hanover County ― finally disclosed after the ABC board first refused to release public information about salaries.  A dispute over the location of an ABC store in Currituck County.  Each of these issues […]