Dan, Donald and Diversity

Dan, Donald and Diversity

ShareIt’s been about a month since the infamous diversity episode with Lt. Gov, and gubernatorial aspirant, Dan Forest. If you’ve already forgotten, and given the pace of news these days it’s no small feat to remember last month, let alone last week,...
Medicaid Expansion: A Matter of Life and Death

Medicaid Expansion: A Matter of Life and Death

ShareToday in the News & Observer, an op-ed ran criticizing the Democrats’ apparent schemes to expand the size of government for no good reason. The piece begins: The Democrats’ plan for Medicaid expansion in North Carolina is not just bad policy, it is also...
When Dems voted to override Gov. Perdue’s veto

When Dems voted to override Gov. Perdue’s veto

ShareAs we enter yet another week of budget stalemate, the focus remains on a handful of Democratic lawmakers who could make or break the Governor’s veto strategy.  Part of the rub with the budget, as Thomas wrote last week, is that the power dynamics in Raleigh have...
Daily Perspective: July 8th

Daily Perspective: July 8th

ShareIn today’s Daily Perspective: Medicaid Expansion and the veto override, and a look at the US Senate race as fundraising numbers are released by some of the campaigns.  Kirk KovachKirk Kovach is a native North Carolinian interested in writing about politics,...

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