NC SPIN Posts by Brad Crone

DMV doing the backstroke

There is one thing for sure, Governor Cooper can count. He can count votes in the State Legislature. He can count the number of Democrats in Wake County versus Nash County. And he knows he has to...    Read More

by Brad Crone   |   February 7, 2019

The intersection of policy and politics

With North Carolina’s State Legislature in full swing, people who pay attention to the workings of the General Assembly are closely watching the recent news from the Division of Motor Vehicles and...    Read More

by Brad Crone   |   January 30, 2019

A rising statewide star

Most of the time, the political elites in Raleigh pay little attention to the happenings in our state’s largest city.  For years, folks in Raleigh refer to Charlotte as ‘The Great State of...    Read More

by Brad Crone   |   January 24, 2019

"Fantastic" Jack Hawke

On Monday night when my friend Jack Hawke presented at the Pearly Gates, Saint Peter asked him how he was doing.  “I’M FANTASTIC” was the answer and he entered into his afterlife of peace and...    Read More

by Brad Crone   |   November 6, 2013