NC SPIN Posts by Rob Schofield


Healthcare system meltdown?

Thirty-five years ago, Hollywood made the American public aware of something called “The China Syndrome” – a vivid and terrifying descriptive term for the potentially devastating consequences...    Read More

by Rob Schofield   |   February 24, 2015





The defining policy question of 2015

The 2015-16 session of the North Carolina General Assembly convenes tomorrow and a lot of what will take place is very predictable. Just as it always does, the session will commence with a measure of...    Read More

by Rob Schofield   |   January 13, 2015


5 of the lowest lowlights of 2014

The Right’s most outrageous, you-can’t make-this-stuff-up moments of the past year  With the arrival of the New Year, it’s suddenly awards season once again. The Oscars, the Grammys, the Golden...    Read More

by Rob Schofield   |   January 6, 2015


Turning a blind eye to human suffering

Misplaced priorities on unemployment insurance symbolize the callousness of conservative policies If a person wanted to understand what’s wrong with North Carolina’s government these days and how...    Read More

by Rob Schofield   |   December 4, 2014