It makes sense for North Carolina to legalize payday lending. Jon Sanders explains why in the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.

Roy Cordato pans a report that suggests subsidies of renewable energy have boosted the North Carolina economy by more than $1 billion. Darrell Allison of Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina explains why 2013 could turn out to be another good year for school choice in this state.

John Dodd of the Jesse Helms Center discusses a new collection of the late senator’s most memorable speeches, and you’ll hear why some North Carolina lawmakers are looking for more cost savings and efficiency in dealing with state government’s fleet of vehicles.