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    Other items of interest

    posted September 10, 2009
    The John Locke Foundation’s “Right Angles” blog attracted some national attention this week, when USA Today‘s online edition picked up a post from Vice President for Communications Jon Ham. The…
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    Heated health care debate continues

    posted September 3, 2009
    The John Locke Foundation wrapped up its six-city consumer-driven health-care tour recently, attracting attention from print and broadcast media outlets. While News 14 Carolina interviewed Fiscal and Health Care Policy…
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    Hood enlightens state, national audiences

    posted September 3, 2009
    John Locke Foundation President John Hood continued to offer his expertise to audiences at the state and national level in recent weeks. The Associated Press interviewed Hood for a story…
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    State government items

    posted September 3, 2009
    Taxpayers across North Carolina started paying a higher sales tax rate Tuesday. Joseph Coletti discussed the 1-cent sales tax increase during an interview Tuesday with WPTF Radio’s news department. N.C.
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    Gray on the road, on the air

    posted September 3, 2009
    John Locke Foundation Vice President for Outreach Becki Gray joins John Hood this week on N.C. Spin. Topics include UNC President Erskine Bowles, the state’s economy, Dorothea Dix mental hospital,…
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    Other items of interest

    posted September 3, 2009
    Charlotte’s WFAE Radio recently turned to Meck Deck blogger Jeff Taylor for insight about the Queen City’s mayor’s race. Taylor also continued to provide source material for mainstream…
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    Climate controversy

    posted August 20, 2009
    John Locke Foundation experts continue to offer expert insight into issues surrounding global warming and climate change. Efforts to reduce carbon emissions have prompted lawmakers to push renewable energy sources…
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    Hood offers insights

    posted August 20, 2009
    In addition to his commentary on health care and Robert Novak, John Hood offered his thoughts this week on some of the top issues making headlines in North Carolina. The…
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    Robert Novak, 1931-2009

    posted August 20, 2009
    This week’s death of longtime conservative columnist and television commentator Robert Novak prompted The Charlotte Observer to seek comment from Meck Deck blogger Jeff Taylor, who worked for…
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    Health care tour rolls on

    posted August 20, 2009
    The John Locke Foundation’s six-city health-care tour continued this week with stops in Winston-Salem and Wilmington. At the Triad stop, WGHP Television’s Bob Buckley interviewed Vice President for Outreach Becki…

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