Covenant in the News:

Gov. Perdue pushing tax increase, News and Observer, 1/18/12

Medicaid shortfall grows with no fix in sight, WRAL, 1/3/12

Perdue: Lawmakers reneging on Medicaid shortfall, Charlotte Observer, 12/7/11

Tillis clarifies: No new funds for pre-k, Winston-Salem Journal, 12/7/11

Pre-K program spending unlikely to change soon, News and Observer, 11/17/11

Coalition to track human costs of state cuts, News and Observer, 11/16/11

NC Mandates reporting child sex assualt, NBC 17, 11/15/11

Infant mortality rate hits record low, Greensboro News and Record, 11/2/11

Infant mortality rate in N.C. drops, News and Observer, 11/2/11

Perdue seeks $30M Pre-K down payment, WRAL, 10/10/11

Op-eds and Letters to the Editor:


The kids are telling us: Our system is broke, Southern Pines Pilot, 12/2/11

Behind the numbers, News and Observer, 11/20/11

Infant mortality rate threatened, Greenville Daily Reflector, 11/10/11

Children of eastern North Carolina lose again, NC Policy Watch, 10/7/11

Severing essential public lifelines, NC Policy Watch, 9/22/11

Press Releases:

Perdue proposes renewed investment in education, 1/18/12

Legislators backtrack on pledge to fund Medicaid, 12/6/11

Children to Legislators: "It's broken, so please fix it." 11/28/11

The Clock is Ticking, Quit Your Dithering, 11/16/11

Infant Mortality Rate Drops To Record Low, 11/1/11

Press Statement on Governor's Plan for NC Pre-K, 10/10/11


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