Freedom or tyranny

Freedom or tyranny

Happy Independence Day! It’s a good time to celebrate our Declaration of Independence from Great Britain and ole King...

July 3, 2020

THE VETO KING

Surprise, surprise. Governor Roy Cooper vetoed eight more bills yesterday that lawmakers passed this legislative session that primarily addressed...

June 29, 2020

A Doctor’s Perspective

Thought you should see this thoughtful and informative piece that was posted on Facebook – June 23 – by...

June 27, 2020

GOVERNOR SIGNS TEACHER BONUS AND RAISES BILL THAT GARRETT, DEVIERE OPPOSED

The News and Observer reports: “North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill Friday that means thousands of teachers...

June 25, 2020

North Carolina Coop’d Up Again

Small business owners in the gym and fitness industry were kicked in the teeth again as Governor Cooper failed...

June 19, 2020

DEAR PRUDENCE

With the huge budget shortfall stemming from the COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent stay-at-home economic shutdown by Governor Cooper, fewer...

June 17, 2020

SIGNIFICANT VOTE VICTORY YOU PROBABLY NEVER HEARD OF

Here’s another item that occurred in the recent flurry of CV-19 and civil unrest news activity that we didn’t...

June 14, 2020

WHAT ABOUT THE MOST VULNERABLE?

Finally, there seems to be definitive action to address COVID-19 in senior health facilities. Governor Cooper’s DHHS department announced...

June 11, 2020

PEEKING THROUGH THE DARK CLOUDS, A LITTLE SUNSHINE

A lot has happened in the last few weeks in North Carolina with huge issues front and center in...

June 9, 2020

WHAT HAPPENED TO COMMON SENSE?

There used to be a thing people called common sense. It was valued and revered as something people wanted...

June 2, 2020

CHARLOTTE APPEARS TO TAKE ANOTHER COOPER BLOW

Here’s an update.  According to a tweet from Joe Bruno with WSOC-TV in Charlotte, Governor Cooper sent a letter...

May 29, 2020

COOPER’S PAT ANSWER TO SHORTFALL? RAISE TAXES

Take a trip down memory lane. North Carolina faces a budget shortfall. What is the Governor going to do?...

May 28, 2020

How has COVID-19 impacted North Carolinians’ policy views and what do they think of elected officials’ response to Coronavirus?

Today we wrap up the review of our recent statewide poll on the coronavirus outbreak’s impact on public policy...