NC SPIN Posts by John Hood

Christmas gets a cheeky defense

An almanac publisher in 1681, John Tully, included a list of satirical predictions each year, telling readers that if they didn't materialize they could use the publication as toilet paper.    Read More

by John Hood   |   December 29, 2022

Our workforce is still too small

In October 2019 61.6% of working-aged North Carolinians were either employed or looking for a job. During COVID the rate fell to as low as 58.2%. but has stayed around 60.5% since the summer.    Read More

by John Hood   |   December 7, 2022