CJ Radio (Page 115)

  • Cap & Trade Bill Ushers in Federal Takeover of Energy Sector

    Roy Cordato on cap and trade bill; Ruth Samuelson, Phil Haire and Ric Killian on conservation easements; Laura Wiley, Mary Watson, Larry Womble, and Terry Stoops on special needs tax credits; Michael Sanera on government owned recreation facilities.

  • Would High-Speed Rail Cure N.C.’s Transportation Woes?

    Michael Sanera on plans for high-speed rail in N.C.; Andy Taylor on red flags in the Sotomayor nomination; Dallas Woodhouse on planned tax hikes; Michael Lowrey on declining air service in our state; and Terry Stoops on private schooling options in N.C.

  • The State Lottery: Long on Hype, Short on Revenue

    Joe Coletti on state lottery revenue; Mary Katharine Ham on future of conservatism; Ferrell Shimpock on WW II generations' concerns for U.S.; Bob Phillips on an independent redistricting commission; Daren Bakst on proposed protections for some property.

  • Massive Federal Interventions Cast Pall Over Economy

    Roy Cordato on impact of Obama policies on economy; John Hood on perils of forced annexation; Advocates debate the "bullying bill"; Andy Taylor on his opposition to legislative session limits; and Jenna Ashley Robinson on options to college.

  • The Death Tax: Helping Kill Job Creation in North Carolina

    JLF's John Hood explains the death tax; Joe "The Plumber," Dallas Woodhouse, Thom Tillis and John Blust advocate for lower taxes and smaller government; Jonathan Krohn reflects on conservatism and youth; Rick Henderson discusses journalism's future.

  • Academic Freedom: Defense for Bad Behavior or Needed Shield?

    George Leef on academic freedom; Scott Hodge on tax breaks & targeted incentives; Doug Lance on prison alternatives; Pete Brunstetter, William Current and Nelson Dollar on independent redistricting commission; Terry Stoops on nonclassroom personnel growth.

  • The North Carolina Constitution and Your Wallet

    Joe Coletti on N.C. House budget plans; Gene Boyce, Jeff Broadwater, John Dinan and Bob Orr on the N.C. Constitution and taxation; Rick Glazier and Terry Stoops on giving schools budget flexibility; Mitch Kokai and Donna Martinez on Sonia Sotomayor.

  • Would You Travel Overseas For Cheaper Medical Care?

    Becki Gray on key legislative bills; Eddie Goodall, Connie Book, Jane Pinsky and Damon Circosta on televising the legislature; Tim Moore on status of state's death penalty; Rajesh Rao on medical tourism; and Dallas Woodhouse on Take Back Our State rally.

  • Investigations and Questions Swirl Around Mike Easley

    Don Carrington on Mike Easley controversy; Bradley Smith on problems with taxpayer-financed elections; Jane Shaw on value of a school's reputation; Hugh Holliman and Eddie Goodall, and Daren Bakst on pros and cons of a smoking ban.

  • Do Lawmakers Want to Modernize the Code, Or Just Raise Taxes?

    Terry Stoops put Wake County and Charlotte/Meck school systems under a microscope; Dan Clodfelter, David Hoyle, Phil Berger, Paul Stam, and Joe Coletti discuss modernizing the state's tax code; and Michael Sanera offers policy advice to local officials.