This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

As new N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory prepares for this weekend’s official inauguration ceremony, his top appointees are already starting their work leading many of state government’s most important agencies. Rick Henderson discusses some of McCrory’s key appointments during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.

Roy Cordato will discuss how McCrory and state lawmakers could boost the North Carolina economy and end harmful biases in the state’s tax system by replacing most existing taxes with an Unlimited Savings Allowance, or USA, tax.

We’ll discuss the importance of translating conservative principles into practical policy prescriptions with Reihan Salam, author of National Review Online’s domestic policy blog, “The Agenda.” Adrian Moore of the Reason Foundation will explain why a new passenger rail service for the Triangle would make little sense.

And Kory Swanson explains how England’s Glorious Revolution more than 300 years ago helped establish the importance of an “informed citizenry.”

Mitch Kokai / Senior Political Analyst

Mitch Kokai is senior political analyst for the John Locke Foundation. He joined JLF in December 2005 as director of communications. That followed more than four years as chie...

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