The Left’s war on science

The Left’s war on science

The recent resignations of two prominent experts from state government advisory panels on environmental matters and the Republican-led Congress’...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Rioters don’t get a veto

Rioters don’t get a veto

RALEIGH — North Carolinians have learned a lot in the past few days — about law enforcement, race relations, cynical politics, media memes...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Pittenger’s sorry walk back

Pittenger’s sorry walk back

Congressman Robert Pittenger is trying as hard as he can to apologize for his shocking comments to the BBC this week — but it’s not workin...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Ruling favors public suit

Ruling favors public suit

In a first-of-its-kind ruling, the state’s second highest court has held that public employees can sue if the state or local government units th...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


NC’s Medicaid gap widens

NC’s Medicaid gap widens

The latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau included some frustrating information about North Carolina and it wasn’t just the state’s slug...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Angst over college admissions

Angst over college admissions

The school year is fresh and new. But high school seniors with college ambitions began their academic slog weeks ago, on Aug. 1, when the Common Appli...

September 20th, 2016 updated: September 20th, 2016. |  


NC needs to honor its commitment to state retirees

NC needs to honor its commitment to state retirees

A presidential and gubernatorial election year means lots of uncertainties, especially from an economic and investment perspective. At both the nation...

September 19th, 2016 |  


School choice has merit

School choice has merit

RALEIGH — When Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Forest and his Democratic challenger, former state Rep. Linda Coleman, met on Sept. 13 for their first an...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Accountability lacking in DC

Accountability lacking in DC

Should a Chinese, state-controlled firm be allowed to purchase critical infrastructure and assets in the United States?Chinese investment in the Unite...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Blacks need school choice

Blacks need school choice

It seems that politicians and the media can’t stop talking about teacher pay. The claim that the average teacher salary will reach $50,000 this ...

September 16th, 2016 |