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Locke’s Mitch Kokai discusses latest signs of economic recession

Mitch Kokai, John Locke Foundation senior political analyst, discusses the latest evidence of an American economic recession. Kokai offered these comments during the July 29, 2022, edition of PBS North Carolina’s “Front Row with Marc Rotterman.”

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More than 50 N.C. business, political figures back brief supporting Leandro plaintiffs

Self-proclaimed “recognized leaders in the North Carolina business community” are jumping into the Leandro school funding debate. They filed paperwork Wednesday in the N.C. Supreme Court to support plaintiffs seeking court-ordered education funding.

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Locke’s Mitch Kokai analyzes report of 9.1% inflation

Mitch Kokai, John Locke Foundation senior political analyst, discusses the new report documenting a 9.1% increase in the Consumer Price Index for the year ending June 2022. Kokai offered these comments during the July 15, 2022, edition of PBS North Carolina’s “Front Row with Marc Rotterman.”

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Kill Devil Hills faces lawsuit challenging restrictions on ‘itinerant vendors’

A coastal N.C. town faces a new lawsuit over rules that block an entrepreneur from selling local artists’ goods outside a traditional brick-and-mortar store. Ami Hill filed suit Tuesday morning in Dare County Superior Court against Kill Devil Hills. With help from the Pacific Legal Foundation, Hill is challenging the Dare County town’s restrictions for...

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N.C. Senate approves medical marijuana, but questions remain on labeling, limited licenses

In a vote Monday evening, the N.C. Senate gave final approval to legalize use of medical marijuana in North Carolina. The Compassionate Care Act lays out a system of limited licensed growers, distributors who must be associated with those growers, and two boards to regulate the new industry made up of industry experts, doctors, and pharmacists, all appointed by N.C. lawmakers and the governor.

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Steve Forbes laments Biden administration’s poor response toward inflation

Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media, discusses his new book, “Inflation: What It Is, Why It’s Bad, and How To Fix It,” co-authored with Nathan Lewis and Elizabeth Ames. Forbes pans the Biden administration’s approach toward today’s inflation problem.

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