by Paige Terryberry
Senior Analyst for Fiscal Policy, John Locke Foundation
Last month, the Raleigh News & Observer laid out a series of articles questioning conservative leadership at the University of North Carolina System and General Assembly. The authors concluded that under this leadership, our public higher education system has not only suffered, but the UNC System has deteriorated as a state asset.
Jenna Robinson, President of the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal, and I examined the facts. The evidence shows otherwise. The authors’ used misleading data points to create a narrative against conservative leadership.
Read more here to find out why the North Carolina Legislature has not harmed public universities.