Both the Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald and Gates County Index published an article citing Carolina Journal Associate Editor Dan Way‘s report on the state Senate’s plan linking teacher pay raises to tenure reform. N.C. Senate Republicans promoted in their daily press emails Associate Editor Barry Smith‘s stories on state budget negotiations and a rally supporting increased funding for opportunity scholarships.

The Greenville Daily Reflector promoted Becki Gray’s speech this week to the Republican Women of Pitt County. A Fayetteville Observer editorial cited Gray’s comments panning local governments’ use of red-light cameras. The N.C. Spin website highlighted her analysis of N.C. Department of Commerce privatization.

Triad City Beat interviewed Mitch Kokai for an article about eugenics compensation in North Carolina. News & Observer columnist Rob Christensen mentioned the John Locke Foundation while focusing on conservative opposition to state film incentives.