During this school testing season, we’re likely to hear from teachers, parents, and pundits on the left and right that North Carolina school kids spend far too much time taking tests. Terry Stoops analyzes those claims for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.

Dan Way shares N.C. officials’ ongoing concerns about the lack of information surrounding resettlement of Syrian refugees in the state. Joe Stewart of the N.C. FreeEnterprise Foundation highlights some of the key elections his group will be watching this year.

Jane Pinsky of the N.C. Coalition for Lobbying and Government Reform makes the case for a nonpartisan election redistricting process. Plus you’ll hear state Rules Review Commission chairman Garth Dunklin’s comments about the commission’s ongoing court fight with the State Board of Education.