NC Spin Articles


North Carolina Political Ping Pong

It's not even January and the rapid topic switching among the GOP Triple Threat (NC General Assembly, Governor-Elect) is moving like a game of ping pong. Governor-Elect wants to be sworn in early but...    Read More

December 5, 2012




How We Play the Game

An ever-cascading series of sports stories have left me sad. College athletic conferences changing and rearranging to pull in teams from bigger markets so they can command bigger TV revenues. Colleges...    Read More

December 4, 2012

Exit Right

It is understandable that every chief executive give thought to his or her legacy and contributions to the organization/state/corporation, so we fully appreciate that Governor Bev Perdue, now in the...    Read More

November 29, 2012






Reform Taxes and Education

Two of the top issues facing new North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and the General Assembly in 2013 are tax reform and education reform. For the performance of North Carolina’s economy to improve...    Read More

by John Hood   |   November 20, 2012