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JLF's Roy Cordato pans N.C. targeted tax incentive programs

Dr. Roy Cordato, John Locke Foundation vice president for research and resident scholar, pans North Carolina's targeted tax incentive programs. Cordato offered these comments during an interview with Donna Martinez for Carolina Journal Radio (Program No. 627).

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Energy expert Daniel Fine says oil price war impacts N.C. offshore drilling

Dr. Daniel Fine, associate director of the New Mexico Center for Energy Policy, explains how a Saudi-led oil "price war" affects North Carolina's ability to pursue offshore energy exploration. Fine offered these comments during a May 21, 2015, speech for the John Locke Foundation's Shaftesbury Society. To watch full-length presentations of JLF events, click here.

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N.C. charter school advocates address financial accountability concerns

Eddie Goodall of the N.C. Public Charter Schools Association and Marcus Brandon of CarolinaCAN address recent concerns about charter schools' financial accountability. Goodall and Brandon offered these remarks during a May 7, 2015, news conference.

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JLF's John Hood critiques N.C. House budget plan

John Locke Foundation Chairman John Hood answers host Tom Campbell's question about the N.C. House's 2015-17 budget plan. This exchange took place during the May 24, 2015, episode of N.C. Spin.

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May 21, 2015

Hard-Living Tar Heel Charlie Poole A Pioneer of Banjo Music

A mill worker from Randolph County became a national sensation during the 1920s.


May 14, 2015

Too Many Laws On The Books

Overcriminalization in North Carolina makes business owners, often unwittingly, into criminals every day.


May 07, 2015

Beware The Teacher Resignation Spin

Media reports and opinion pieces from departing North Carolina teachers will overstate the issues surrounding teacher turnover and the reasons most teachers choose to leave their positions.


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Mar 13, 2015

Corrections Policies Say A Lot

A news outlet’s willingness to own up to its mistakes says a lot about its credibility.


Jan 08, 2015

Early Lessons in Journalistic Bias

Professors do future journalists and the reading public no favors by teaching students that a left-wing narrative trumps the facts.


Dec 21, 2014

When the Media Ignores the News

News outlets shirk their duty when they fail to acknowledge important stories.


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