Governor Roy Cooper at lectern
Gov. Roy Cooper delivers an update on mask mandates in press conference on July 21, 2021 (screenshot image via PBS NC)

New Carolina Journal Online Features

Jeff Moore reports for Carolina Journal Online on Gov. Roy Cooper’s latest COVID-19 response.

Ray Nothstine’s CJ Opinion highlights Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson’s focus on the dignity of work.

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...