NC Spin Articles

Run, Forest, Run

I’m always looking for something nice to say about a Republican. But Dan Forest? Sorry, I’ve got to do it. Monday, I posted a blog (Let Teachers Teach) saying we should pay teachers $100,000 a...    Read More

September 21, 2013

A Bumpy Ride for Obamacare

Health care is likely to be the second-biggest issue in next year's midterm elections (the condition of the economy will be #1). But while North Carolina Democrats and liberal activists would like the...    Read More

by John Hood   |   September 21, 2013

Donna Brazile: ‘The cavemen are back’

Some of North Carolina’s top women office-holders Friday heard Democratic strategist Donna Brazile rip Republicans for sending the state backwards and making it “a model of voter suppression...    Read More

September 21, 2013

Supporting teachers or blaming them

There are some very clear lines being drawn in the current education debate in North Carolina and the battle is not just about whether the General Assembly actually increased funding for education...    Read More

by Chris Fitzsimon   |   September 21, 2013

The NC GOP's recruiting nightmare

Omigod. This GOP Senate primary is going to be a blast! We’re still eight months out and the sparks are starting to fly. Today, rumor has it that state Senator Pete Brunstetter will get into the...    Read More

September 20, 2013

Thank You, Pat McCrory

Dear Governor McCrory, I know times are tough for you right now. Your approval numbers are in free fall and your own party is overriding your vetoes. So I thought now would be a good time for a...    Read More

September 20, 2013