Partisan school board races make sense for North Carolina. Terry Stoops explains why during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.

Sarah Curry analyzes proposals for two new cabinet-level departments in N.C. state government. The head of an existing cabinet department, state Transportation Secretary Tony Tata, discusses his latest military thriller, Foreign & Domestic.

You’ll hear highlights from Superior Court Judge Howard Manning’s latest hearing in the long-running Leandro education lawsuit. Plus bipartisan sponsors of the so-called ABLE Act explain why they support tax-free savings accounts for people with disabilities.