• N.C. lobbyist Harry Kaplan touts benefits of Good Driver Discount bill

    Harry Kaplan, who lobbies for State Farm as senior vice president and director of state government relations at McGuireWoods Consulting, touts the benefits of the proposed Good Driver Discount bill in North Carolina. Kaplan offered these comments during an April 7, 2014, speech for the John Locke Foundation’s Shaftesbury Society.

  • JLF experts analyze the Duke Energy coal ash spill

    John Locke Foundation Vice President Becki Gray and President John Hood answer host Tom Campbell’s questions about the controversy surrounding a Duke Energy coal ash spill into the Dan River. These exchanges took place during the March 23, 2014, episode of N.C. Spin.

  • JLF, NC WARN highlight problems linked to power-plant financing scheme called CWIP

    The John Locke Foundation and environmental group NC WARN co-host the March 20, 2014, forum “The Prospect of State-Mandated Consumer Financing of Power Plants.” Former N.C. Supreme Court Justice Bob Orr moderated a panel discussion featuring: Jon Sanders, JLF director of regulatory studies; Jim Warren, NC WARN chief executive; John…

  • JLF’s Jon Sanders discusses problems linked to CWIP

    Jon Sanders, John Locke Foundation director of regulatory studies, discusses the problems associated with Construction Work in Progress, or CWIP, provisions for regulated utility companies. Sanders offered these comments during an interview with Donna Martinez for Carolina Journal Radio (Program No. 564).

  • JLF experts brief candidates preparing for 2014 N.C. elections

    The John Locke Foundation’s research staff members brief candidates preparing for North Carolina’s 2014 elections during a March 7, 2014, session. To watch individual presentations, click the speaker’s name. Vice President for Outreach Becki Gray welcomes candidates and offers an overview. Executive Vice President Kory Swanson…