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After SPIN! Video – “Who asked for a 4th Aquarium in NC?”

| November 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – It always takes some time to uncover all the details of a state budget but closer study reveals that three Legislators inserted into the budget $300,000 to design a new aquarium on private property in New Hanover County. The Department of Cultural and Natural Resources had never […]

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NC SPIN episode # 994 – Air Date 11/19/201

| November 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online!  Topics: The “Master’s” Legislative Maps, From an “F” to a “C” at Hope Charter Academy,  Landing the Big Game 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 […]

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After SPIN! Video -How is Carolina Keno legal, when video poker parlors were not?”

| November 17, 2017 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! “Question to Brad and Rufus –Question to Brad and Rufus – For many years North Carolina has enforced laws against video poker, shutting down parlors across the state. Now the North Carolina Lottery has started a video poker game online. Why is this legal when the video poker parlors were not?”

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After SPIN! Video – “What needs to be done to stem the opioid health crisis?”

| November 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – It has been estimated that 12,000 North Carolinians have died from the opioid epidemic since 1999. President Trump declared it a national health emergency but the fund to deal with these problems has only $57,000 in it and Trump didn’t pledge more. Aside from the funding what […]

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

| November 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! Video from the November 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 # 993 – Air Date 11/12/2017

| November 10, 2017 | 1 Comment

Watch NC SPIN online! Topics: Tuesday’s Election,  Task Force to Reconfigure State Education Spending. What will North Carolina be like in 2050? and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know. Panelists: Brad Crone, Political Consultant Rufus Edmisten, Former Secretary of State & Attorney General Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Tom Campbell, […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Is 2-year judicial term suggestion retribution from Legislators?”

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to Leo and Howard – At the annual meeting of the State Bar Association retiring Judge Donald Stephens criticized Legislative attempts to reduce judicial terms to two years and intimating that the move was retribution to judges who lawmakers feel are striking down their legislative decisions. House Rules Chair David Lewis said, […]

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After SPIN! Video – “Will we get a political party for moderates?”

| November 7, 2017 | 2 Comments

After SPIN! “Question to John and Chris – Our mutual friend D. G. Martin posted an interesting piece this week asserting that Far Right-Wingers are forcing moderate Republicans out of the party, while Ultra-Liberals are also forcing moderates out of the Democratic party. Do you agree with this assessment? if so, where are the moderates […]

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

| November 6, 2017 | 1 Comment

After SPIN! Video from the November 5th 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 # 992 – Air Date 11/5/2017

| November 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Watch NC SPIN online Topics: Judges Appoint a Special Master in Redistricting Case, Tax Reform Proposals Impact on NC, State Employees – Exempt or Not and Tell Us Something We Don’t Know Panelists: Leo Daughtry, Former Legislator Chris Fitzsimon, Director, NC Policy Watch John Hood, Syndicated Columnist Howard Lee, Former Senator, Chair State Board of […]

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