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NC SPIN episode # 973 – Air Date 6/25/2017

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online! Topics: The Budget Compromise and No Appointments to the Ethics and Election Board. 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 – “Will the Future Caucus connect with millennials?”

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Connie – Millennials are the fastest growing age group in the nation and range in age from teens to the mid 30s but a group of young lawmakers has formed the North Carolina Future caucus, lawmakers under the age of 45. They believe it is important to address and voice the […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Is Burr’s role in Russia investigation like Ervin’s in Watergate?”

| June 21, 2017 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! “Question 1 Rufus – Senator Richard Burr chairs the Senate Intelligence Committee looking into Russian Interference into the 2016 elections. Many are already comparing his role with Senator Sam Ervin’s role in Watergate. You were Ervin’s deputy counsel during Watergate and we would be interested in your comparing and contrasting the current investigation […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Should Unaffiliated voters get state representation?”

| June 20, 2017 | 3 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – When the legislature determined to merge the State Ethics Commision and the State Board of Elections it decreed that the new board should consist of 4 Democrats and 4 Republicans. Michael Crowell who is an unaffiliated voter sued the state, claiming that his rights were being violated […]

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

| June 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video from the June 18th program: In this video our panelists discuss what they didn’t get to say on last weeks show.

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NC SPIN episode # 972 – Air Date 6/18/2017

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: More Intrigue over Redistricting, Renewable Energy, The Brunch Bill and Alcohol Regulation and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know. Panelists: Rufus Edmisten, Former Secretary of State & Attorney General Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Connie Wilson, Former Legislator Tom Campbell, Moderator

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After SPIN! Video – “Should the Ethics Commission and Board of Elections be combined?”

| June 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Howard and Joe – A three-judge panel, which had previously stayed a law to combine the State Ethics Commission and State Board of Elections ruled that the merger of the two could go forward but their ruling was confusing. In an apparent about face the court ruled it didn’t have jurisdiction.”

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After SPIN! Video – “Why are teachers paid differently than other state employees?”

| June 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – One of our loyal viewers wrote asking why pay raises for teachers are separated from other state employees. This viewer wondered why all employees of the state aren’t treated the same when it comes to pay. What’s your response?”

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

| June 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video from the June 11th program: In this video our panelists discuss what they didn’t get to say on last weeks show.

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NC SPIN episode # 971 – Air Date 6/11/2017

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics:  The Budget goes to Conference, Supreme Court affirms legislative districts racially gerrymandered and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know. Panelists: Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Howard Lee, Former Senator, Chair State Board of Education Joe Mavretic, Former House Speaker Tom Campbell, Moderator

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