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July 27, 2014 In The News

By Drew Brooks
National defense should not be political.

But the biggest short-term threat to Fort Bragg and the military as a whole might just be partisan bickering.

Armywide cuts that could affect the nation's largest military installation are a real possibility.

Those cuts have been created, or could possibly be worsened, by a budget stalemate in Congress.

July 25, 2014 In The News

North Carolina will see a roughly $1 million increase in the amount of grant funding it receives from the Department of Homeland Security, officials said Friday.

July 24, 2014 In The News

Posted by Franco Ordonez

U.S. Rep. David Price was awarded the 2013 Commodore Ellsworth P. Bertholf Award on Wednesday. The annual U.S. Coast Guard award recognizes one congressional leader for exceptional support of the Coast Guard and maritime safety and security.

July 21, 2014 In The News

By Steve Wiseman
DURHAM — On Capitol Hill, U.S. Rep. David Price, D-N.C., represents an N.C. district that includes the full gamut of NCAA athletics.

A large public school in UNC Chapel Hill, a small private school in Duke and a smaller public school in N.C. Central lie within Price’s 4th Congressional district.

July 21, 2014 In The News

On the chopping block for closure, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration lab on Pivers Island has officially been saved.

July 15, 2014 In The News

By Drew Brooks
American contractors would come under greater scrutiny if a bill introduced this week passes through Congress.

July 15, 2014 In The News

By Renee Schoof on July 15, 2014
WASHINGTON — A bill that would make financial information about college athletics at public and private schools easily available to the public was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday night by Reps. David Price, a Democrat from Chapel Hill, and Tom Petri, a Republican from Wisconsin.

July 15, 2014 In The News

By Scooby Axson
Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a bill that would require greater accessibility of financial information from NCAA schools, conferences, bowl games and even the College Football Playoff or any entity that hosts a postseason tournament.

July 14, 2014 In The News

By Steve Berkowitz
Congressional interest in college sports continued growing Monday evening, when two members of the House introduced a bill that would require wide-ranging, easily accessible financial reporting not only by schools, but also by the NCAA, conferences, bowl games and the new College Football Playoff.