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NC SPIN episode # 842 – Air Date 12/21/14

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Topics: Looking ahead to 2015, Christmas wish lists, Centering on Centers, Tell us something we don’t know! Panelists: Brad Crone, Political Consultant Becki Gray, Columnist, Carolina Journal Chris Fitzsimon, NC Policy Watch John Hood, President of the John Locke Foundation Tom Campbell, Moderator

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After SPIN! Video 12/14/14 – “How should American History be taught?”

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video 12/14/14 – Question to Chris Fitzsimon – “The State Board of Education recently heard a debate about the content of AP history instruction. Critics say we should be teaching that America is an exceptional country with exceptional ideals. They say this the current AP history course teaches that America is as good […]

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After SPIN! Video – 12/12/14 – “Should we consolidate the number of school districts?”

| December 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! Video – 12/12/14 –  Question to Gene Arnold – “There are 115 school districts in North Carolina. 80 of them have fewer than 10,000 students and 25 have fewer than 3,000 students. There is some talk about consolidating some of these districts to make them more cost effective and efficient. What do you […]

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McCrory blasts Associated Press

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Craig Jarvis, News and Observer, December 17, 2014. The day after a wire service reported that North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory received a six-figure stock payout from an online mortgage broker that is regulated by the state, the governor’s emphatic reaction to the story nearly eclipsed the news itself. McCrory spent Wednesday denouncing the […]

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After SPIN! Video 12/14/14 – “Could President Obama have done more to help Democrats win?”

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video 12/14/14 – Question to Doug Raymond – “In her first interview since her defeat in the November 4th elections Senator Kay Hagan said that President Obama could have done more to help her and other Democrats if he had used his bully pulpit to talk about the positive aspects of the nation’s […]

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