• John Locke Update

    Saving Now for a Better State Budget Tomorrow

    September 20, 2017
    You may have missed the news that North Carolina government had higher revenue and lower spending than budgeted for the third year in a row. When government takes in…
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    Jona McDuffie

    September 14, 2017
    Jona McDuffie is the graphic designer at the John Locke Foundation. Previously she was the graphic design specialist at the Civitas Institute, a think tank in North Carolina.  Jona has…
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    Greg de Deugd

    September 14, 2017
    Greg oversees the design of the John Locke Foundation’s research publications and related marketing efforts. This work includes information design and art direction, as well as editorial design for Carolina…
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    Overview of 2017 State Test Scores and Graduation Rates

    September 7, 2017
    On Thursday, state education officials released 2016-17 accountability results for all North Carolina district and charter schools.  Overall, there was little difference in the performance of schools last year…
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    Earning Trust on Poverty

    September 6, 2017
    Have you ever wondered why people are not convinced by your arguments to get government out of the business of trying to fix a problem because its interventions only cause…