Tag:Richard Vinroot

  • ‘The university of the people’

    Since January 2016, the University of North Carolina system has had two “permanent” presidents and two interim leaders (including current Interim President Dr. Bill Roper). In recent months, UNC Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt left in a huff, taking the Confederate memorial “Silent Sam” down…

  • Easley’s Ad Advantage

    A new account of the 2000 Easley-Vinroot race shows that the Democratic candidate enjoyed a $3.3 million advantage when it came to communicating with North Carolina voters through radio and television ads.