NC gives conservatives hope

NC gives conservatives hope

RALEIGH — I admit to being biased in favor of my home state. But I believe the following proposition is demonstrably true. To the extent that Am...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Cap threatens justice for all

Cap threatens justice for all

“If we are to right the ship, the Judicial Branch will need sufficient investment from this General Assembly to ensure that we adequately fund t...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Book offers glimpse into hidden history

Book offers glimpse into hidden history

As I read “Washington’s Spies” by Alexander Rose, it occurs to me that history might be more fascinating than our school textbooks led us to bel...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Restore more freedom in NC

RALEIGH — When liberals and conservatives debate the issue of how best to promote economic growth and opportunity, they usually talk about their...

June 27th, 2016 |  


GOP seeking health-care fix

GOP seeking health-care fix

last week, House Democrats spent their time on a publicity stunt in a misguided effort to restrict Americans’ constitutional rights through arbi...

June 25th, 2016 |  


State grading system gets F

State grading system gets F

House and Senate leaders are working behind closed doors to come up with a final budget for next year and reportedly the two sides are close to an agr...

June 23rd, 2016 updated: June 25th, 2016. |  


Truth is, NC was never in Kansas

Truth is, NC was never in Kansas

RALEIGH — As the General Election campaign begins in North Carolina, you can expect to hear a lot about Kansas.Yes, I can read a map. Kansas and...

June 22nd, 2016 |  


Liberals embrace victim strategy

Liberals embrace victim strategy

Evangelist Rick Warren says our culture has accepted two huge lies. The first is that if you disagree with someone’s lifestyle, you must fear or...

June 21st, 2016 |  


School reform is good economics

School reform is good economics

RALEIGH — Although the debate about education policy is robust, complicated, and sometimes vitriolic, there is actually broad agreement about th...

June 20th, 2016 |  


ISIS still growing in strength

ISIS still growing in strength

As Americans, it is right that we take time to pray for the victims of the Orlando terrorist attack, their families, and the first-responders. We must...

June 18th, 2016 |