NC SPIN Posts by John Hood



Voters say no to discrimination

Most North Carolinians believe affirmative action is an important and effective way to reduce the disadvantages some of our fellow citizens face in pursuing their dreams. But most believe it is both wrong and counterproductive for government to make decisions based on race or ethnicity.    Read More

by John Hood   |   December 3, 2020



Our state has gotten freer

Maximizing freedom is a core conservative goal and over the past ten years or largely conservative governance in North Carolina, we have made significant progress toward that goal.    Read More

by John Hood   |   November 26, 2020



Good news on the state budget

The state treasury is in good shape, given what North Carolina has experienced this year. Here are four areas our leaders should consider for spending.    Read More

by John Hood   |   November 19, 2020

Parity extends down the ballot

How could it happen that 61 of our 100 counties have county governments controlled by Republicans but 51 percent of our population lives in counties controlled by Democrats?    Read More

by John Hood   |   November 19, 2020