Archive for December, 2015

After SPIN! Video – Brad Crone is asked to tell us something we don’t know.

| December 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Brad Crone is asked to tell us something we don’t know.”

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After SPIN! Video – “Why isn’t NC’s economic progress making the news?”

| December 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! ” John Hood is asked to tell us something we don’t know.”

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

| December 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video from the December 27th program: In this video our panelists discuss what they didn’t get to say on last weeks show.

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NC SPIN.com and NC SPIN Facebook take a holiday

| December 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thank you for reading our website and FaceBook pages. Our editors are taking a holiday break until January 7th, but you can still see each week’s program posted, along with the NC SPIN AfterSpin. We look forward to your continued loyalty in 2016

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“And that’s the way it is….”

| December 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

by Tom Campbell, Executive Producer and Moderator, NC SPIN, December 24, 2015. In recollecting 2015, I remember legendary CBS Newsman Walter Cronkite, who closed each evening’s newscast by saying, “And that’s the way it is..,”. Two weeks into the year the UNC Board of Governors shocked us, and many of their own board, by ineptly […]

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NC SPIN episode # 896 – Air Date 12/27/15

| December 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: Topics: Supreme Politics?, The Race is on, Common Core Math Doesn’t add up, and NC SPIN TarHeel of the Year. Panelists: Brad Crone, Political Consultant Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch Becki Gray, John Locke Foundation John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Tom Campbell, Moderator

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After SPIN! Video – “Is their a schism in the NC House Republican caucus?”

| December 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Rufus Edminsten – Representative Justin Burr and House Speaker Tim Moore are airing their grievances against each other through the media. Burr says that Moore is not an effective House Speaker while Moore indicates Burr is upset because he didn’t win the Speaker’s election and wasn’t appointed chairman of committees he […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Are there some college students who shouldn’t bother with college?”

| December 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Joe Mavretic – George Mason University professor Walter Williams recently wrote a column saying that most college students don’t belong in college. Too many get diplomas but end up in jobs that don’t require a college degree and that college is not a wise use of their time and money. What […]

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My Christmas wish list: Political term limits

| December 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

by Matt Caulder, Capitol Conncections, December 23, 2015. With Christmas coming in a couple of days, my thoughts turn to my wish list for politics in the state and federally. Would I ask for a part-time federal legislature, an end to businesses funneling money into campaigns, and full-time lobbying? No. Well, not at first. I […]

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NC passes 10 million population, 9th largest state

| December 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

by Donna King, Jones and Blount, December 23, 2015. More people will be celebrating the holidays this year as North Carolinians than ever before.  The U.S. Census came out this week naming the Old North State as the ninth most populous in the nation, passing the 10 million mark as of July 2015. “People are attracted to places that […]

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