Tag:Mitch Kokai

  • Redistricting coalition faces tough odds in General Assembly

    A coalition of policy and advocacy groups renewed their efforts to convince the General Assembly to set up an independent redistricting process based on a model adopted in Iowa as a means of ending partisan gerrymandering. The Iowa redistricting model empowers the nonpartisan legislative staff to draw the congressional and…

  • Friday Interview: Hickok on NCLB

    RALEIGH — Eugene Hickok, Bradley fellow in education at The Heritage Foundation and former deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Education, recently spoke at a North Carolina Education Alliance reception in Raleigh. He also discussed the federal No Child Left Behind Law with Mitch Kokai for Carolina Journal Radio.