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After SPIN! Video – “Should convicted sex offenders be banned from social media?”

| June 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Peg and Phil – This past week the U.S. Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law that barred convicted sex offenders from social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and other sites. The court said the law violated the first amendment rights guaranteed by our Constitution. What’s your reaction to this […]

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After SPIN! Video – “How does NC keep beating revenue projections?”

| June 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris –The National Association of State Budget Officers recently released a report showing that North Carolina is in better financial shape than most state governments. Only 4 states met their revenue projections this year, 13 states exceeded their revenue projections this year and 33 States failed to collect enough […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Tell Us Something We Don’t Know”

| June 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video from the June 25th program: We ran out of time during the show, so in this video our panelists tell us something we don’t know.

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Banned from the legislature

| June 23, 2017 | 2 Comments

by Tom Campbell, Producer and Moderator, NC SPIN, June 22, 2017. Few of us like it when others disagree with us. Fewer still like it when others protest our actions, but elected or appointed public officials have to recognize that disagreements and sometimes protests come with the territory. Often these protests are respectful and are […]

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NC SPIN episode # 973 – Air Date 6/25/2017

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online! Topics: The Budget Compromise and No Appointments to the Ethics and Election Board. Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Phil Kirk, Former Chair, State Board of Education, Political Consultant Peg O’Connell, Political Consultant Tom Campbell, Moderator

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