• John Locke Update

    CJ leads the way

    posted October 9, 2008
    Carolina Journal Executive Editor Don Carrington spends much of his time exposing scandals in state government. That’s why WRAL Television turned to Carrington Wednesday to discuss the…
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    Busy researchers

    posted October 9, 2008
    North Carolina local governments have tried 58 times in the past year to convince voters to endorse local sales or land-transfer tax increases. In 50 cases, voters have said no.
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    An ACORN is a nut

    posted October 9, 2008
    When the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) drew scrutiny for suspicious voter-registration tactics in Durham, the statewide radio N.C. News Network turned to the John Locke Foundation…
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    Bailout blarney

    posted October 2, 2008
    Debate about a federal bailout of the economy’s financial sector offered several John Locke Foundation experts the chance this week to share their expertise. President John Hood discussed the…
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    Raising energy concerns

    posted October 2, 2008
    Other John Locke Foundation experts joined Paul Chesser this week in highlighting concerns about energy-related issues. Carolina Journal Associate Editor and Carolina Journal Radio Co-Host Donna Martinez wrote a recent…
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    Governor’s race

    posted October 2, 2008
    Voters will choose North Carolina’s next governor in a month. As the candidates compete for votes, experts with ties to the John Locke Foundation are offering their input on important…
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    Speaking of education

    posted October 2, 2008
    The John Locke Foundation’s Education Policy Analyst, Terry Stoops, has concerns about the state education establishment’s misplaced priorities in addressing the school dropout crisis. Stoops highlighted those concerns in a…
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    Watching local government closely

    posted October 2, 2008
    The Tax Foundation highlighted this week the concerns John Locke Foundation Research Director and Local Government Analyst Michael Sanera has about taxpayer-funded subsidies and deep room discounts offered…
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    National impact

    posted September 25, 2008
    The federal government’s discussion of massive bailouts within the U.S. economy’s financial sector has raised warning flags for John Locke Foundation President John Hood. Hood shared his concerns in a…
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    Hood dominates N&O

    posted September 25, 2008
    No one outside the far left end of the political spectrum believes that John Hood holds some unwarranted sway over the editors at the News & Observer. But those who…

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