Tag: Roy Cooper

NCAE wants teachers to lobby against reopening elementary schools

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By Lindsay Marchello Raleigh, NC – A group of teachers is prioritizing itself over students, experts say of recent tactics from the N.C. Association of Educators.  About half of North Carolina’s school districts are closed for in-person instruction, while the…

Roy Cooper faces test on voter ID

By John Hood Raleigh, NC – I have repeatedly criticized Roy Cooper’s troubling efforts to amass power in the governor’s office at the expense of other elected state leaders, local governments, and private citizens. I have related the history of…

North Carolina’s state reserves may not be enough

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By John Hood Raleigh, NC – North Carolina’s state government began its 2020-21 fiscal year with $1.5 billion in cash left over from last year plus another $1.8 billion in rainy-day funds and other earmarked reserves. Since then, the state…