Balanced Debate For The Old North State.

My Spin by Tom Campbell

We have the reach, but do we have the will?

Like the movie "Groundhog Day," our state keeps repeating the same actions over and over. Read More

4:29 p.m. Thursday









Reform should accompany new districts

Each political party has historical reasons to be skeptical of the other’s intentions. Now is the moment to come together for the good of North Carolina. since no one knows who will controll the legislature after the 2020 elections.    Read More

by John Hood   |   3:16 p.m. Thursday





Most UNC System grads stay in North Carolina

Madeline Baker with the James G. Martin Center for Academic Renewal reports that many students in our public university students are state residents so it's not surprising they stay here after graduation.    Read More

September 5, 2019


















How to lose to Trump again.

Thomas Mills, in Politics NC, says that instead of focusing on Tumpr miscues,, progressives are starting a national conversation about race that could polarize the electorate.    Read More

by Thomas Mills   |   August 22, 2019