Amy O. Cooke
Chief Executive Officer, John Locke Foundation; Publisher, Carolina Journal
As we make our way through the COVID-19 pandemic and endure the impacts of Gov. Roy Cooper’s statewide shutdown order, we’re learning important lessons about the need to scrutinize and limit the power of government, and to respect the constitutional rights of every North Carolinian. In this conversation, our John Locke Foundation analysts will share their impressions of the past two months, the response by the General Assembly and governor, the economic devastation brought on by the shutdown, the infringement on the right to earn a living, and what comes next as we fight to revive our economy.