Republicans show hypocrisy with their Obamacare stance

To the Editor,On March 6 I attended a Town Hall meeting held by 7th District Congressman David Rouzer, a Republican. I am a resident of the 9th Distri...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Caution needed on NC budget

Caution needed on NC budget

RALEIGH — While North Carolina legislators and Gov. Roy Cooper haven’t yet received the report on state income taxes paid or refunded by t...

April 26th, 2017 |  


HB 343 protects public’s right to know on government notices

We could set the calendar by it as every year there is another push of legislation that would relieve local governments of the legal requirement of pu...

April 26th, 2017 |  


Time for Raleigh crossover

Time for Raleigh crossover

Civics class teaches us that each member of a legislative chamber has an equal vote. Crossover week at the N.C. General Assembly reminds us that some ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


The Left’s anti-science stance

The Left’s anti-science stance

RALEIGH — There are just as many fads in politics as there are in other fields of human endeavor, from entertainment to home remedies. Speaking ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Tearing down isn’t only answer, build up too

Two women are dead, and although their identities and how they came to die are not yet public information, we expect that this tragedy will only becom...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Say no to new import tax

Say no to new import tax

Congress has a rare opportunity in the coming months to replace our nation’s broken and dysfunctional tax code with one that is simple, efficien...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


US facing China decision

US facing China decision

This column first appeared on Fox News Opinion — editor.Over the past several decades, American foreign policy towards China has been primarily ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


How low can they go?

How low can they go?

The wisdom of the plan by Senate leaders to cut taxes by $839 million was called into question this week by an important source, the nonpartisan legis...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Lumbee Homecoming worthy of county’s support

A representative of Lumbee Regional Development Association on Monday asked the county commissioners for $10,000 to help pay for security for Lumbee H...

April 20th, 2017 |