Tag: NC Legislature

After SPIN! Video -“What will happen in the special session?”

| December 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – Next week, December 13th to be specific, Governor McCrory has called a special session of the General Assembly to address legislation for the state’s efforts in Hurricane Matthew. What do you expect to happen in this session and is it possible the legislature might expand the agenda […]

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NC SPIN episode # 924 – Air Date 7/17/2016

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: Legislative Recap, Legislative Recap Continued, More Legal Actions, and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know. 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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After SPIN! Video – “Should State Legislators get pay raises?”

| May 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Gene Arnold – For years legislators have quietly suggested that the pay for their service needs to be raised but they haven’t been willing to do so. Now there’s some suggestion that instead of raising the base pay they increase the amount of per diem expenses. What’s your opinion about this […]

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NC SPIN episode # 915 – Air Date 5/15/2016

| May 13, 2016 | 1 Comment

Watch NC SPIN online! Topics: Why don’t we get mad and sue?, Decreased Choices, Increased Prices for Obamacare, Legislators Agree on Spending Cap, Tell Us Something We Don’t Know. Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Joe Mavretic, Former House Speaker Dennis Wicker, Former Lieutenant Governor Tom Campbell, Moderator

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After SPIN! Video – “Will the Legislature repeal or change HB2 in the short session?”

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Brad Crone – Retiring Senator Tom Apodaca wants to repeal or change North Carolina’s laws regarding Certificate of Need. Proponents want to loosen requirements for same-day surgery centers while Hospitals say there is no need to do so. CON reform was discussed in the 2015 session but not action was taken. […]

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NC SPIN episode # 912 – Air Date 4/24/2016

| April 22, 2016 | 1 Comment

Watch NC SPIN online! Topics: The Short Session, Judicial Retention and Redistricting,Occupational Licensing Reforms, and #TellUs SomethingWeDon’tKnow. Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch Becki Gray, John Locke Foundation John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Howard Lee, Former Senator, Chair State Board of Education Doug Raymond, Guest Moderator

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After SPIN! Video – “Do the Senate and House disagree on tax cuts?”

| April 19, 2016 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! “Question to Chris Fitzsimon – The legislative short session begins in a week and many have thought there might be proposals to revisit revenue reforms but the joint revenue laws oversight committee meeting that would have brought legislation to committee was suddenly postponed, leading to speculation as to why it wasn’t held. Some […]

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NC SPIN episode # 909 – Air Date 4/3/2016

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: The Short Session, UNC President Margaret Spellings, Medicaid Reforms are Presented, and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know. Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch Becki Gray, John Locke Foundation John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Joe Mavretic, Former House Speaker Tom Campbell, Moderator

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NC SPIN episode # 908 – Air Date 3/27/2016

| March 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: Special Session on Bathrooms, Congressional and Judicial Filings and Party Uprisings, Trashing the Commission on Coal Ash and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know. Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch Becki Gray, John Locke Foundation John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Joe Mavretic, Former House Speaker Tom Campbell, Moderator

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NC SPIN episode # 906 – Air Date 3/13/2016

| March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

This week on NC SPIN we take an in-depth look at the primary races and candidates for the March 15th election. Topics: It’s Time to Vote Down Ballot Races Legislative Races Panelists: Rufus Edmisten, Former Secretary of State & Attorney General Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch Henry Hinton, Talk of the Town host John […]

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