End The Franchise Tax

End The Franchise Tax

Rich States Poor States released it’s annual report this week on every state’s economic outlook, with North Carolina coming...

First-Term Senators Re-Introduce Bill To Harm Low-Income Students
April 8, 2019

First-Term Senators Re-Introduce Bill To Harm Low-Income Students

Earlier this year we told you about progressive members of the NC Senate’s attempt to defund the Opportunity Scholarship...

Environmentalists Declare War on North Carolinians
April 2, 2019

Environmentalists Declare War on North Carolinians

Gov. Roy Cooper’s Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) released an order yesterday demanding the state’s largest utility, Duke Energy,...

A Medicaid Reform Bill Worth Consideration
March 28, 2019

A Medicaid Reform Bill Worth Consideration

Yesterday in the NC Senate legislation was filed to add a work requirement for Medicaid recipients, a necessary step...

Empty Words and Blind Partisanship
March 26, 2019

Empty Words and Blind Partisanship

NCAE’s Annual Union Convention was this past weekend, and Union Boss Mark Jewell was busy rallying the troops for a proposed,...

First Term Legislator Kills Medicaid Expansion
March 13, 2019

First Term Legislator Kills Medicaid Expansion

After all of the lines drawn in the sand by those favoring expansion, what brought about the unexpected end...

Roy Cooper’s Blast from the Past
March 6, 2019

Roy Cooper’s Blast from the Past

Ribbon Cutter in Chief Roy Cooper gave a speech yesterday where he laid out several of his priorities for...

Exclusive: Did Legislative Democrats Form Front Group Claiming to be Conservative?
March 5, 2019

Exclusive: Did Legislative Democrats Form Front Group Claiming to be Conservative?

Several weeks ago, CPR obtained the NC House Democratic Caucus’ talking points on Medicaid expansion. That document is linked...

Coming Soon to North Carolina: Redistribution of Wealth?
March 4, 2019

Coming Soon to North Carolina: Redistribution of Wealth?

Anti-reform progressives in the legislature are still trying to play some of their greatest hits from the 2000s, now...

The Anti-Reform Agenda Is Taking Shape
March 1, 2019

The Anti-Reform Agenda Is Taking Shape

The anti-reformers in Raleigh have been hard at work this week,¬†filing a repeal of last year’s municipal charter school...

Ouch: First Term Senator On a Mission to Spend Money
February 27, 2019

Ouch: First Term Senator On a Mission to Spend Money

First-term Senator Wiley Nickel has hit the ground running after a couple of months on the job. Hungry to...

Harper Peterson’s High Priced Boondoggle
February 26, 2019

Harper Peterson’s High Priced Boondoggle

Remember a couple weeks ago when we told you about Sen. Harper Peterson’s endorsement of the “Green New Deal?”...

A Rare, Informed, Serious Take on Medicaid Expansion
February 25, 2019

A Rare, Informed, Serious Take on Medicaid Expansion

A few weeks ago far-left legislators in both the House and Senate filed companion bills to expand government, reduce...