Tag: NC General Assembly

After SPIN! Video – “Was $19 Million pork projects or necessary appointments?”

| November 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

After Spin! “Question to Chris Fitzsimon – For many years it was the tradition for each legislator to get a set amount of money each year to use for pork barrel projects in his or her district. Republicans protested the tradition and it was supposedly discontinued but we have learned that some 19 million dollars […]

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NC SPIN episode # 887 – Air Date 10/25/15

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online.  In this special edition of NC SPIN, Tom Campbell talks with Governor Pat McCrory to recap the 2015 Legislative Session.

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NC SPIN episode # 884 – Air Date 10/11/15

| October 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics:  Session Wrap-up, The Campaigns Begin, 50th in the Nation for Treatment of Teachers, #TellUsSomethingWeDontKnow Panelists: Rufus Edmisten, former Secretary of State & Attorney General Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Doug Raymond, Political Consultant, Specializing in Messaging Tom Campbell, Moderator

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NC SPIN episode # 871 – Air Date 7/12/15

| July 10, 2015 | 3 Comments

Don’t miss this week’s NC SPIN! The Legislature taking a Summer Vacation, US Supreme Court, Congressional Redistricting and #TellUsSomethingWeDontKnow! Panelists: Rufus Edmisten, former Secretary of State & Attorney General Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, President, The John Locke Foundation Phil Kirk, Former Chair of the State Board of Education Brad Crone, Guest […]

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After SPIN! Video – 6/28/15 – “What Didn’t You Get To Say?”

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

In this After SPIN! Video, moderator Tom Campbell asks the panelist from our June 28th program, “What didn’t get to say?”

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NC SPIN episode # 869 – Air Date 6/28/15

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Watch this week’s NC SPIN now! Topics: No ID about Voter ID, Confer and Compromise on the State Budget, The Budget Dance and #TellUsSomethingWeDontKnow Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, President, The John Locke Foundation Howard Lee, former Senator, Chair State Board of Ed Doug Raymond, Political Consultant Tom Campbell, Moderator

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NC SPIN episode # 868 – Air Date 6/21/15

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

In this special NC SPIN program, Tom Campbell talks with Governor Pat McCrory about Connect NC and North Carolina’s immediate need to invest in transportation and infrastructure projects, comparing the Governor’s budget with those of the House and the Senate, North Carolina’s economy, Medicaid and elections.

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NC SPIN episode # 865 – Air Date 5/31/15

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Watch a special NC SPIN this week. This week’s NC SPIN panel of Millennials talks about philosophies and issues on the minds of younger voters. Topics: Philosophy, Politics and Younger Voters The State of our State Current Issues The 2016 elections Panelists: Tazra Mitchell, is a policy analyst at the NC Budget and Tax Center […]

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After SPIN! – “Why does the General Assembly appear to be anti-local government?”

| April 15, 2015 | 3 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Becki Gray – Local governments are in a tailspin. State legislators are either cutting or redistributing their revenues and we are starting to hear many talk about either raising sales taxes or property taxes to local residents. Is this what lawmakers expected or intended to happen with their actions? Why does […]

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After SPIN! – “Will the Legislature spend $75 million to expand the Wilmington port?”

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! – Question to Chris Fitzsimon: As our legislature wrestles with the problem of how to create jobs and improve North Carolina’s economy the State Ports Authority is requesting an additional $75 million to expand the Wilmington Port to accommodate more of the massive cargo ships that will coming through the Panama Canal. What’s […]

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