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    Alexander Hamilton’s Liberalism: Distinguishing Fact and Myth

    Featuring Richard Salsman: Assistant Professor of Political Economy, Duke University
    on December 12, 2016
    Alexander Hamilton was America’s most important Founding Father after Washington. What were the main features of his political economy? Many Jeffersonian libertarians today deride him as a statist – whether…
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    Moving Forward: What Do The Election Results Really Mean?

    Featuring John Hood: President, Pope Foundation
    on November 28, 2016
    Once the votes are counted, the work to move North Carolina forward will continue. In this presentation, analyst John Hood will discuss the implications of the results for our state…
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    What is a Mandate? Any Why Should You Care?

    Featuring Matt Bales: Executive Director, North Carolina Coalition for Fiscal Health
    on November 21, 2016
    Mandates are state-based legislation that require North Carolina businesses and individuals to pay more for their health insurance coverage by forcing insurance companies to pay for extra benefits. In this…
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    The Supreme Court: Looking Forward

    Featuring Greg Wallace: Professor, Campbell University School of Law
    on November 14, 2016
    Professor Greg Wallace will provide a post-election review of the future of the Supreme Court. He will discuss the effect of Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing, the vacancy…
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    Fasten Your Seat Belts: Election Night 2016

    Featuring Joe Stewart: Executive Director, North Carolina Free Enterprise Foundation
    on October 31, 2016
    It’s been an election season like no other in modern political history. With stark polarization, a bitterly divided electorate, and tension within the major political parties, Nov. 8 is shaping…