John Locke Foundation
TRANSPARENCY
REPORT CARD

2008
SECTION A — CITIES
CityDetailed
Budget
Government
Contracts
Grants to
NonProfits
Salaries &
Employees
Crime
Rate
Overall
Cities AverageB-D-D-C-
Asheville
RaleighC-
Winston-Salem
DurhamC-
CharlotteC-
FayettevilleD+
High PointD+
Greensboro
Wilmington
Cary
SECTION B — COUNTIES
CountyDetailed
Budget
Government
Contracts
Grants to
NonProfits
Salaries &
Employees
Case
Loads
Overall
Counties AverageC+D+D+
BuncombeC-
CumberlandC-
DurhamD+
ForsythD-
GastonD-
GuilfordD-
MecklenburgC-
New HanoverD-
UnionC-
WakeC-
SECTION C — LOCAL SCHOOL SYSTEMS
SystemDetailed
Budget
Government
Contracts
Grants to
NonProfits
Salaries &
Employees
School
Enrollment
Graduation
Rates
Overall
Systems Average C+ C- C- D+
CMS D+
Union
Cumberland C-
Guilford C-
Wake C-
Durham
New Hanover D-
Gaston D-
Forsyth
Johnston
SECTION D — STATE GOVERNMENT
AgencyDetailed
Budget
Government
Contracts
Grants to
NonProfits
Salaries &
Employees
School
Enrollment
Graduation
Rates
Overall
State Gov't Average D- NA NA D-
State Education Avg. D- D- D- D+
Other Agencies Avg. D- D NA NA D-
DPI C-
NCCS D+
UNC System
DHHS NA NA D-
Agriculture NA NA D-
DENR NA NA
CWMTF NA NA
Commerce NA NA
Cultural Resources NA NA
Labor NA NA
Insurance NA NA
Corrections NA NA
CCPS NA NA D-
Judiciary NA NA D-
Justice NA NA
Administration NA NA
OSBM NA NA D+
Controller NA NA D-
Revenue NA NA
Treasurer NA NA
Auditor NA NA NA D-
DOT NA NA
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