by Mitch Kokai
Senior Political Analyst, John Locke Foundation
The N.C. Supreme Court delivered a victory for property rights when it sided unanimously with Forsyth County property owners against the state Department of Transportation. The case involved North Carolina’s Map Act. Jon Guze assesses the significance of the Supreme Court ruling during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.
Katherine Restrepo recaps her testimony before the N.C. Senate Health Committee in support of repealing North Carolina’s certificate-of-need law. Christina Sandefur of the Goldwater Institute touts benefits of the Right to Try movement involving potentially life-saving drugs.
You’ll hear highlights from a recent forum in Chapel Hill, co-sponsored by the Jack Kemp Foundation, targeting the government’s role in boosting opportunity through education. Plus reformers continue to call for reform of the process North Carolina uses to draw congressional and legislative election maps.