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    The Curbside Chat

    Featuring Bo Wright: Development Director, Strong Towns
    on July 23, 2018
    Our roads are deteriorating. Our state and local governments are in debt. No matter how much we increase them, our taxes aren’t enough to fix it all. And no one…
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    The Balanced Truths about CO2, H2O and Climate Change

    Featuring Bill Lynch: Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE)
    on July 16, 2018
      CO2, O2, H2O, and N2 all serve crucial functions. CO2’s only bad behavior is that it does not get flushed in the same way as does H2O. In this…
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    North Carolina Is On a Roll, So Let’s Not Mess Things Up

    Featuring Becki Gray: Senior Vice President, John Locke Foundation
    on July 9, 2018
    Now that lawmakers have called it a day, come celebrate summer with a juicy tomato sandwich, served up with a tasty side of sassy stories from the legislative short session.
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    An Impact Analysis of North Carolina’s Opportunity Scholarship Program on Student Achievement

    Featuring Anna Egalite: Assistant Professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development, NC State University / Stephen Porter: Professor, Department of Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development, NC State University
    on June 25, 2018
    Download PDF Presentation   The North Carolina Opportunity Scholarship Program provides state-funded private school vouchers worth up to $4,200 to eligible K-12 students. In this presentation, Anna Egalite and…
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    State Constitutional Politics: Governing By Amendment in the American States

    Featuring John Dinan: Professor of Politics & International Affairs, Wake Forest University
    on June 11, 2018
    Unlike the U.S. Constitution, which is rarely amended, state constitutions are amended on a regular basis. In this presentation, Professor John Dinan will discuss themes from his latest book, State…