Outreach efforts and other items of interest
John Locke Foundation Vice President for Outreach Becki Gray served on this week’s N.C. Farm Bureau Leadership Conference panel discussing tax reform. Gray also discussed top legislative and state government news this week with the Amberly Republican Club in Cary and the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Republican Women. Gray discussed the state’s Earned Income Tax Credit for WPTF Radio. She continues her semiweekly politics and public policy updates for WTSB Radio listeners.
News 14 Carolina cited the North Carolina History Project again in one of its features spotlighting Black History Month. The latest citation involved a secret basketball game between teams from Duke and N.C. Central universities during the days of government-sanctioned racial segregation.
Meanwhile, History Project Director Troy Kickler has been helping the Edenton Historical Commission plan for the town’s 300th anniversary celebration. Kickler has helped identify key historical figures and offered suggestions for the celebration.