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NC SPIN episode #1005 – Air Date 02/16/2018

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Topics: Further Fallout on the Class Size Bill Filing Begins, Polling Follows Education Governance on Trial Don’t Like the Court Decisions? Throw out the Judges Tell us something we don’t know Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Political Analyst Becki Gray, John Locke Foundation Dennis Wicker, Former Lt. Governor Connie Wilson, Former Legislator Tom Campbell, Moderator

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After SPIN! Video – “Should Senators be able to block federal judge nominations?”

| February 15, 2018 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! “John Hood and Chris Fitzsimon – When administrations nominated someone to be a federal judge the Senators from his or her home state has been allowed to block the nomination. Thomas Farr, a Raleigh attorney, has been nominated to the federal bench but there have been attempts to prevent him from getting confirmed. […]

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After SPIN! Video – “What do you think of “tabling” changes at the Legislative Building?”

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Bev Perdue and Leo Daughtry – Both of you spent a lot of time in the legislative building and no doubt are familiar with the longstanding practice of “tabling,” allowing organizations to set up displays in the legislative courtyards. We just learned that tabling is no longer allowed. Organizations are told […]

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After SPIN! Video – “What Didn’t You Get To Say?”

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! A After SPIN! Video from the February 9th program: In this video John Hood discusses what he didn’t get to say on last weeks show.

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Good politics, bad government

| February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Tom Campbell, Producer and Moderator of NC SPIN, February 15, 2018. It feels like the 2017 session of the North Carolina General Assembly has lingered longer than grandma’s Christmas fruitcake and the fruits and nuts have grown stale and distasteful. HB90, the so-called class size reduction bill is a classic case of good legislation […]

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