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After SPIN! Video -“Will the courts draw new legislative districts?”

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Brad and Joe – To comply with a court ruling the legislature drew new legislative districts several weeks ago, but a new lawsuit says that 12 of the new districts are still unconstitutional, with four of them illegally separating white and black voters. The plaintiffs want the court to draw new […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Is it time to re-examine how power companies are regulated?”

| October 4, 2017 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – A nonprofit installed solar panels on the roof of a Greensboro church and sold electricity generated from these panels for a very cheap rate. Duke Energy protested saying that sale violates their monopoly as a regulated utility. The State Utilities Commission agreed, as did the NC Court […]

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

| October 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video from the October 1st 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 # 987 – Air Date 10/1/2017

| September 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: Public School Principals pay raises,  Historical Commission Delays Monument Decision,  Increasing Unaffiliated Voters and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know Panelists: Brad Crone, Political Consultant Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Joe Mavretic, Former House Speaker Tom Campbell, Moderator

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After SPIN! Video -“What should happen to troopers who lie about their addresses?”

| September 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Connie and Howard – Highway Patrol regulations state that a trooper must live within the district to which he or she is assigned but a recent audit revealed we have some who don’t comply with this law, forcing longer drives to patrol their districts and costing taxpayers money. Is this a […]

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After SPIN! Video -“What happens when healthcare systems form partnerships?”

| September 27, 2017 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – We talked on NC SPIN about the proposed new partnership arrangement between Carolinas HealthCare System and UNC Health Care. We understand federal regulators are increasingly uneasy with the idea, saying it will inhibit competition and could perhaps violate anti-trust regulations. What’s your current viewpoint of this partnership?”

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

| September 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video from the September 24th program: In this video our panelists discuss what they didn’t get to say on last we

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NC SPIN episode # 986 – Air Date 9/24/2017

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: School Governance and a 30 day extension, Judicial Districts and Selection, Our Civil Ignorance 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 Connie Wilson, Former Legislator Tom Campbell, Moderator

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After SPIN! Video – “Should we vote for judges based on their political party?”

| September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Rick and Rufus – When Mike Morgan defeated Bob Edmunds in the 2016 State Supreme Court Elections it gave Democrats a 4-3 plurality on the court and many Republicans feared it would result in partisan verdicts. In the 32 verdicts issued by our highest court 27 of them were unanimous and even those […]

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After SPIN! Video – “What’s next for redrawing Congressional maps?”

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “John and Chris – Just before Labor Day a three-judge panel refused the request of our legislature to throw out a lawsuit challenging the Congressional maps redrawn after the previous maps were declared unconstitutional. What were their reasons for continuing the lawsuit and what does it mean? “

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