• John Locke Update

    100-Year Anniversary of the Federal Reserve

    posted December 16, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    View in your browser. The Federal Reserve System (also known as the Federal Reserve, and informally as the Fed) is the central…
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    Cyber Monday

    posted December 1, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    View in your browser. The turkey is finished and all the relatives have gone home.  We are all familiar with Black Friday retail shopping and…
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    Property Tax in North Carolina

    posted November 17, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    View in your browser. As we prepare for the holiday season, many of us are also preparing our end-of-year finances; one issue could likely be…
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    November Local Elections and Their Fiscal Impact

    posted November 11, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    View in your browser. Odd numbered years are when North Carolina counties and municipalities vote for their local level public officials, as well as on taxes and…
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    Lack of Transparency in State Spending

    posted November 3, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    View in your browser. Many of us remember the budget debates that occur every year.  Does the government spend enough?  Are they spending it on…
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    State Spending Keeps Growing

    posted October 30, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    View in your browser. Every year debates are focused around North Carolina’s government spending.  On one side of the argument, mainly the right, the argument…
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    What is going on with the Debt Ceiling?

    posted October 15, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    View in your browser. It has been the main topic of conversation on all news media outlets.  Everyone is weighing in on the debt ceiling…
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    NC Municipal Election Results

    posted October 8, 2013 by Sarah Curry
    Yesterday, the State of North Carolina held its second round of municipal elections.  The first was held on Tuesday, September 10th and was the primary for partisan…

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