Rick Henderson on key political races; Joe Coletti on government efficiency; Jerry Ensminger on military families suing over Camp Lejeune water contamination; Chris Conover on risk of having no health insurance; Jenna Ashley Robinson on college athleticsAdd This
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Jul 30, 2014 04:09 PM
The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported today that the nation’s real gross domestic product (the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located within the US) increased at an annual rate of 4 percent in the second quarter of 2014. There is more detail work that needs to be done, but thisContinue Reading
Jul 30, 2014 03:14 PM
In the latest CJ Online news story, Barry Smith reports that Judge Robert Hobgood has allowed funding to go forward for the Opportunity Scholarship Program, letting 2,400 low-income students attend private schools this fall. Hobgood also allowed Senate leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Thom Tillis intervene in the lawsuit. Read Barry’s story here.
Jul 30, 2014 02:59 PM
Yesterday the House and Senate leaders sent out a press release about the most recent budget agreement. The new budget is $21.25 billion dollars. Don’t let that fool you, that is just the state’s General Fund. That doesn’t include transportation, the numerous trust funds and all of the federal funds that are spent in NorthContinue Reading
Jul 17, 2014
Winston-Salem city government has set up new restrictions for door-to-door salesmen, unless they're hawking newspapers.
Jul 10, 2014
The impact on climate of these costly regulations would be so tiny, so close to zero, that it is not worth mentioning.
Jul 03, 2014
Two large counties cite public education as justification for a sales tax increase. The timing is curious.
Sep 06, 2012
The N&O buries the one moment of real drama at the Democratic National Convention.
Mar 21, 2012
The world's media found the neo-Nazi meme in stories about the school shooting in France just too enticing.
Jan 16, 2012
In a Sunday piece, <i>The Charlotte Observer</i> employs all the steps used by the mainstream media to mislead readers.