New at CJO: State lawmakers move closer to unemployment insurance reform

Barry Smith reports for Carolina Journal Online that the N.C. House took the first of two required votes on a bill designed to help North Carolina repay its $2.5 billion debt to the federal government for unemployment benefits.

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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