North Carolina voters will face no photo ID requirement, now that the U.S. Supreme Court has refused to address an Appeals Court ruling that struck down the state’s 2013 election law. Rick Henderson analyzes the significance of the Supreme Court’s decision for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio.
Lawrence Powell, co-author of a new John Locke Foundation/R Street Institute report, explains why a proposed federal border-adjustment tax would hit North Carolina insurance customers especially hard — through $800 million in higher premiums over a decade. George Mason University economist Donald Boudreaux battles myths surrounding the American trade deficit.
You’ll learn why some N.C. lawmakers are backing a movement dubbed Marsy’s Law that focuses on crime victims’ rights. And you’ll hear details about a proposed grant program that could help charter schools cover some transportation costs for students from low-income families.