Print Editions

  • Volume 26, Number 5 – May 2017

    On the cover • UNC campuses no longer free-speech zones?   North Carolina • Mountain Faith Band makes play to inspire youth, Page 2 • Cooper’s reaction to House Bill 2 reset a missed opportunity, analysts say, Page 3 • Folwell pursuing fees from pension fund managers, Page 4 •…

  • Volume 26, Number 4 – April 2017

    On the cover • Bill would let craft distilleries sell more on premises, offer free tastings   North Carolina • UNC Law’s Center for Civil Rights should halt political advocacy, BOG says, Page 2 • Fans of free markets give Senate tax plan high marks, Page 3 • Bill ‘raising…

  • Volume 26, Issue 3 – March 2017

    On the cover • Amazon perpetuates misleading claims about wind farm   North Carolina • A citizen’s guide to Gov. Roy Cooper’s litigation blitz, Page 2 • Bill would add criminal penalties to open-meetings violations, Page 3 • Six N.C. city systems make list of ‘broadband boondoggles,’ Page 4 •…

  • Volume 26, Issue 2 – February 2017

    On the cover • State may turn Mattamuskeet Lodge over to private party • NCGA returns, seeking areas of agreement   North Carolina • Opening day at the General Assembly, 2017, Page 2 • Future of Medicaid expansion out of Congress’ hands, Page 3 • Legislature in other states typically…

  • Volume 26, Issue 1 – January 2017

    On the cover • Fate of DPI, SBE board overhaul uncertain • H.B. 2 remains in place after raucous session   North Carolina • Scenes from the Special Sessions, Page 2 • Federal court admits decision will reduce voter turnout, Page 3 • Cooper lashes out at NCGA actions, shuts…

  • Volume 25, Issue 12 – December 2016

    On the cover • Experts seek to avert future election chaos • Council of State flips to Republican control   North Carolina • Analysts: Cooper would have little leverage with NCGA, Page 2 • NCGA may fund schools based on number of students, Page 3 • Morgan win could shift…

  • Volume 25, Issue 11, November 2016

    On the cover • Lawsuit challenges A.G.’s hog waste ‘slush fund’ • Some bands use ribbons, not kneeling, to protest   North Carolina • Woodruff: Both parties have some healing to do, Page 2 • Economist: Those under 50 will pay debts of elders, Page 3 • Study: States with…

  • Volume 25, Issue 10 – October 2016

    On the cover • Experts: N.C. to remain battleground to the end • Many NCGA races, uncontested, already decided   North Carolina • Lt. gov. race a rematch: Forest and Coleman, Page 2 • G’boro businessman unlikely to regain seized assets, Page 3 • State initiates pilot program to address…

  • Volume 25, Issue 9 – September 2016

    On the cover • CSX to get $700k subsidy for every job created • Charter advisory board ‘frustrated’ with process   North Carolina • Council of State divided over outside employment, Page 2 • Nonprofit restaurant seeks to help homeless women, Page 3 • Critics: State retirement fund underfunded and…

  • Volume 25, Issue 8 – August 2016

    On the cover • Climate alarmists target JLF, others • Experts call activists’ ‘Web of Denial’ an attack on free speech • Feds: Energy tax credit recipients confidential   North Carolina • NCGA short session saw tax cuts, added savings, Page 2 • Legislators left some business unfinished in short…