Next week marks National School Choice Week, and the John Locke Foundation will mark the occasion with a noontime speech Monday from the head of one of the state’s main school choice advocacy groups. In the meantime, Lindalyn Kakadelis discusses recent advances in North Carolina’s school choice options during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.

Rick Henderson discusses Libertarians’ role on the state’s election ballot, and outgoing state Budget Director Lee Roberts explains why early numbers suggest good news for North Carolina’s finances heading into the next state budget debate.

Plus you’ll hear highlights from legislative debates involving oversight of magistrates and an investigation of fraud in the NCFlex state insurance plans.