CJ Video (Page 393)

  • Money in Politics

    Raleigh, NC – The campaign season is officially underway in North Carolina, and it’s important to note how important money is to candidates. In North Carolina Democrats control the levers of executive and legislative powers, and they typically raise more money than Republicans. This year, Republican leaders say they expect…

  • Campaign Finance Confusion

    Raleigh, N.C. – The Supreme Court recently cleared the way for unions, corporations and other organizations to spend unlimited amounts of money to influence political campaigns. However, North Carolina now may have to change state laws to conform to the Supreme Court’s ruling. The confusion could keep otherwise poltically active…

  • Chad Adams discusses New Zealand’s favorable business climate

    Chad Adams, freelance writer and public policy consultant, outlines some of the key business-friendly statistics associated with New Zealand. Adams, a former John Locke Foundation vice president, discussed his recent trip to New Zealand during a presentation to the John Locke Foundation’s Shaftesbury Society Feb. 8, 2010. To watch full-length…

  • N.C. Spin panelists discuss plans to spend $545 million on high-speed rail projects

    John Locke Foundation Vice President Becki Gray, N.C. Institute for Constitutional Law Executive Director Bob Orr, and JLF President John Hood answer host Tom Campbell’s questions about $545 million in federal stimulus money designated for high-speed rail priojects in North Carolina. This exchange took place during the Feb. 7, 2010,…