• John Locke Update

    Feds May Undermines Cooper’s Medicaid Expansion Scheme

    posted March 7, 2017 by Katherine Restrepo
    Despite the North Carolina legislature and other federal obstacles standing in the way, Governor Roy Cooper desperately wants to expand Medicaid, the state-federal program that provides health services…
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    Class Size Controversy Puts Budget Flexibility At Risk

    posted March 2, 2017 by Dr. Terry Stoops
    Over the last six years, the Republican-led General Assembly has granted school districts unprecedented budget, staffing, and class size flexibility.  Much of that flexibility has come at the request of…
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    Dispelling More Myths About Trade Deficits

    posted February 16, 2017 by Dr. Roy Cordato
    In my last Update, I pointed out that when trade is free, whether the value of imports exceeds the value of exports or the value of exports exceeds the…
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    DeVos Understands the Needs of Special Needs Children

    posted February 3, 2017 by Dr. Terry Stoops
    In “I Was A Disabled Student Educated In The Public School System & Betsy DeVos Doesn’t Understand The Needs Of Disabled Kids In Public Schools,” a graduate of Pitt…
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    Major League Competition For Major League Soccer

    posted February 2, 2017 by Julie Tisdale
    Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve written a lot about Major League Soccer (MLS) and the competing bids from Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham for a franchise.  If it feels like…

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