NC Spin Articles

The great divide

How often does some well-meaning soul say, “Democrats and Republicans should put aside their differences and just do what’s right for the country.”   That sounds perfectly reasonable. But it...    Read More

November 21, 2013


NC Tracks problems reflect lapses in leadership

Editorial by News and Observer, November 21, 2013. Dr. Aldona Wos, secretary of the state Department of Health and Human Services, told a General Assembly health oversight committee Tuesday something...    Read More

November 21, 2013


Metros dominate NC economy

North Carolina is a vast state, nearly 54,000 square miles from Manteo to Murphy. But most of its economy is jammed into a handful of metropolitan cities and counties, like Raleigh. The seven largest...    Read More

November 21, 2013

Community colleges play pension games

Editorial  by Charlotte Observer, November 19, 2013. Tony Zeiss is a major asset to Charlotte and the region and he deserves a generous pay package. But the way he and other community college...    Read More

November 21, 2013

How the GOP Should Fix ObamaCare

Editorial by The Wall Street Journal, November 19, 2013. Republicans are the only ones who can fix President Obama's broken promise now. The problem is simply stated. Millions will be losing their...    Read More

November 20, 2013


Scary numbers

This poll might make Democrats wonder if Obamacare’s problems go way beyond the botched rollout, broken promise and bug-filled website.   The Gallup Poll says that, by 56-42, Americans believer...    Read More

November 20, 2013

The scramble on the right continues

The folks on the Right are scrambling these days with their political narrative and talking points about the state budget that the Republican General Assembly and Governor Pat McCrory came up with...    Read More

by Chris Fitzsimon   |   November 20, 2013

NC GOP leaders spend big on private lawyers

Editorial by News and Observer, November 19, 2013. At long last North Carolina’s Republican leaders have a jobs-creation plan that really works. Unfortunately, it applies only to lawyers and...    Read More

November 20, 2013