by Mitch Kokai
Senior Political Analyst, John Locke Foundation
A plan to replace Obamacare has generated mixed reviews on Capitol Hill, even among right-of-center lawmakers and analysts. Katherine Restrepo explores the pros and cons of this latest proposal for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.
Jon Guze explains why North Carolina should take steps to ensure state crimes include some requirement of “mens rea.” That usually means that a person should not be charged with a crime if he has no reasonable expectation that what he did was wrong.
Wake Forest political scientist John Dinan assesses North Carolina’s ongoing state constitutional battles. N.C. legislators hear information about efforts to protect UNC campuses from terrorism or other large-scale attacks.
Plus you’ll learn why U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis has concerns about the U.S. Defense Department’s process for replacing basic weapons.