Daily Archives: April 21, 2017

Now you tell us: Hillary Clinton edition

Jim Geraghty of National Review Online peruses a new account of the failed Hillary Clinton presidential campaign. The authors are blunt about how what they observed of Team Clinton behind the scenes was completely different from what most of the public saw: Over the course of a year and a half, in interviews with moreContinue Reading

Bernie Sanders and the Democratic Party of the future

Heather Wilhelm ponders for National Review Online the role of a self-described socialist in the future of American politics. Welcome to today’s Democratic party, where dysfunction reigns — and fittingly, the wacky, melancholy Bernie Sanders, who refuses to even call himself a Democrat, is king. To be fair, there is something truly majestic about aContinue Reading

This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

The N.C. House has approved a measure to limit damages linked to nuisance lawsuits targeting hog farms. But a key amendment would prevent the new law from protecting major hog producer Smithfield Foods against hundreds of existing legal cases. Rick Henderson analyzes the legislation for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Katherine Restrepo assessesContinue Reading

New Carolina Journal Online features

Dan Way reports for Carolina Journal Online on State Treasurer Dale Folwell’s efforts to trim state pension fund management fees. Joseph Coletti’s Daily Journal disputes a projection that the N.C. Senate tax plan would create state budget shortfalls.