Local abuses don’t boost economy

Local abuses don’t boost economy

Thomas Jefferson had lots to say about lots of things. As the North Carolina General Assembly begins its 2017 session and new Gov. Roy Cooper begins h...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Names changed, intent the same

Names changed, intent the same

ISIS did not just pop up out of thin air. The reason we have ISIS on the doorsteps of America is easy to explain if you go back in history. Go back ro...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Celebrities should stick to their art, not political posturing

Celebrities should stick to their art, not political posturing

My wife and I don’t watch award shows. We figure since we aren’t getting any awards and no one we know is getting any awards, what’s...

January 13th, 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 9th, 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 9th, 2017 updated: January 9th, 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 9th, 2017 |  


Diversified opinions: Hesitant, yet hopeful

Diversified opinions: Hesitant, yet hopeful

When the many stop fearing the few, then — and only then — is true freedom won. That day is upon us all. We as a free thinking people have...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Finally a grownup in Raleigh

Finally a grownup in Raleigh

We are only a few days into the New Year, but two starkly different political styles are already on display in Raleigh.Newly elected Gov. Roy Cooper i...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Stay on the road to freedom

Stay on the road to freedom

It was 30 years ago that I founded my first conservative organization. It was a student magazine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. M...

January 4th, 2017 |  


School choice outlook bright for NC parents

School choice outlook bright for NC parents

The 2016 year is drawing to a close, but its accomplishments in K-12 education say much about what we can expect in the year ahead. This past year has...

January 3rd, 2017 |