TAR HEEL VIEW: Expel unlawful speech codes at UNC campuses

TAR HEEL VIEW: Expel unlawful speech codes at UNC campuses

In his first month of work, an Appalachian State University administrator suggested students accused of “microaggressions” — fleetin...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Harness the power of Social Security’s top ten blog posts

Harness the power of Social Security’s top ten blog posts

FAYETTEVILE — At Social Security, we are always looking for ways to improve how we communicate with you. It has been a year-and-a-half since we ...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Lessons from Tillis for Speaker Moore

Lessons from Tillis for Speaker Moore

Can lessons learned in a successful effort to provide compensation for victims of state-sponsored sterilization help solve the problem HB2 (the bathro...

January 14th, 2017 |  


A historically productive first 100 days

A historically productive first 100 days

This week, the 115th Congress officially gaveled into session. With President-elect Trump soon to be inaugurated, my House Republican colleagues and I...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Albemarle inmate: “We can all become productive members of our community”

Albemarle inmate: “We can all become productive members of our community”

Hello Anson,Yeah, it’s me again. I know, I know, but I’m on a true divine path of righteousness now. It’s hard to believe a convicte...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Cooper makes a colossal blunder

Cooper makes a colossal blunder

Roy Cooper spent his last few weeks as governor-elect of North Carolina attacking the state legislature for encroaching on the separation of powers, w...

January 13th, 2017 |  


TAR HEEL VIEW: Fight crime by raising the age of adult charges

TAR HEEL VIEW: Fight crime by raising the age of adult charges

Teenagers who aren’t old enough to vote, own real estate or buy a lottery ticket are routinely arrested on petty misdemeanors and booked into th...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Which Galifianakis: Nick or Zach?

Which Galifianakis: Nick or Zach?

Did you ever feel so let down after an election?Many North Carolina Democrats have been asking each other this question every day since they learned t...

January 11th, 2017 |  


The state’s big math problem

The state’s big math problem

If North Carolina were to secede from the union and become an independent country — no, conspiracy theorists, I’m not actually proposing t...

January 10th, 2017 |  


TAR HEEL VIEW: Partisanship casts shadows on NC’s economic outlook

TAR HEEL VIEW: Partisanship casts shadows on NC’s economic outlook

Michael Walden, economist at N.C. State University, has been making economic forecasts focused on North Carolina for decades. He brings to the task a ...

January 10th, 2017 |