Dr. Troy Kickler of the John Locke Foundation Appointed to America’s Semiquincentennial Committee

RALEIGH – The John Locke Foundation is honored to announce that Dr. Troy Kickler, Senior Fellow and Managing Director of the North Carolina History Curriculum Project, has been jointly appointed by the state’s Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President Pro Tempore of the Senate to North Carolina’s prestigious “America’s Semiquincentennial Committee.” We...

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January 22, 2024

John Locke Foundation & Independence Institute File Amicus Brief in NRA v. Vullo Supreme Court Case

Raleigh, NC / Denver, CO – Together, the John Locke Foundation and Independence Institute have filed an amicus brief in the landmark Supreme Court case, National Rifle Association of America (NRA) v. Vullo. This filing represents a unified stance by two leading public policy research organizations dedicated to the preservation of constitutional liberties and the rule of law. ...

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January 18, 2024

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John Locke Foundation Releases New Report On North Carolina’s Ports

RALEIGH – The John Locke Foundation presents potential solutions to improve our state’s vital seaports in our latest report, “Gateway to the World: A Report on North Carolina’s Ports.” North Carolina’s maritime ports are seeing all-time record traffic. This increased demand for our ports has exacerbated existing complications and created new challenges. Locke’s brand new report...

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November 1, 2023

New Report Exposes the Unintended Consequences of Biofuel Incentives and Mandates

RALEIGH — The John Locke Foundation is releasing a first-of-its-kind report today, “In the Tank: Grading State Biofuel Incentives and Mandates,” grading states on their biofuel incentives and mandates. The report outlines the real-world concerns related to policies that interfere in the domestic agriculture market and pit fuel against food for America’s finite farmland. The...

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August 14, 2023