Day: June 22, 2020

Walker introduces legislation to deem Ace Speedway an essential business

Washington, DC –  U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) submitted a resolution to the U.S. House of Representatives today to deem Ace Speedway in Alamance County, as well as other automobile racetracks, essential businesses, therefore allowing them to reopen immediately. “Ace…

North Carolina’s economic recovery is too slow

by John Hood Raleigh, NC – During the month of May, 38 states saw their unemployment rates drop as governments eased COVID-19 restrictions and allowed more businesses to open and individuals return to work. In North Carolina, Gov. Roy Cooper…

One on One: UNC’s new president Peter Hans

by D.G. Martin Chapel Hill, NC – “Who is Peter Hans?” This is a question I am getting from friends who have learned that Hans has been elected the next president of the University of North Carolina. Maybe they think…