Anna Manning

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  • Veterans Day

    Anna Manning, November 12, 2018
  • Don’t Forget: Midterm Election Rundown at the John Locke Foundation TODAY at Noon

    Bringing an end to a tumultuous year in politics, the midterm elections have been fascinating, consequential, and sometimes downright weird. John Hood, syndicated columnist and chairman of the John Locke Foundation board of directors, will analyze the results — with a particular emphasis on North Carolina’s “blue moon” cycle of…
    Anna Manning, November 12, 2018
  • Lessons Learned? California’s $4 Billion Medicaid Problem

    From John Locke Foundation’s Jordan Roberts: It was reported earlier this week that a state audit of the California Medicaid program called “Medi-Cal” revealed that the state had made at least $4 billion in “questionable payments” over a four-year period between 2014-2017 and that up to 453,000 people who…
    Anna Manning, November 9, 2018
  • Gov. Cooper’s Climate Change Executive Order is Unnecessary, Panders to Special Interest

    From John Locke Foundation’s Jon Sanders: Since the start of the 21st century, energy-based emissions have been falling dramatically in North Carolina. Carbon dioxide emissions are down 34 percent Nitrous oxides emissions are down 78 percent Sulfur dioxide emissions are down 91 percent Why? As our state grows wealthier,…
    Anna Manning, November 9, 2018
  • Who Should Get the Credit for the Booming Economy: Trump or Obama?

    From John Locke Foundation’s Dr. Roy Cordato: Since President Trump has taken office, economic growth rates have soared, 4.2 percent in the last quarter, and unemployment rates are the lowest in decades, at present 3.7 percent. In response to these impressive economic statistics, Democrats, and former President Barack Obama, in…
    Anna Manning, November 9, 2018
  • Carolina Journal reports: Lame-duck session could offer GOP last chance to push agenda

    From Carolina Journal: Now that Democrats have erased the GOP’s veto-proof majorities for the 2019 legislative session, Republican lawmakers could try to rush initiatives through a lame duck legislative session scheduled for Nov. 27, a top political observer says. Democrats gained ground by wiping out Republican legislative delegations in Wake…
    Anna Manning, November 8, 2018
  • Carolina Journal Reports: Restorative justice focuses on healing, not punishment

    Carolina Journal’s Lindsay Marchello reports on a panel at Campbell Law School that addressed new ways to solve conflicts in the criminal justice system and in disciplinary situations in K-12 schools. The focus of the panel was on restorative justice, which emphasizes bringing victims and offenders together to resolve conflict…
    Anna Manning, November 8, 2018
  • Fox News’ Brian Kilmeade: Have you gotten your tickets to see him yet?

    Fox & Friends co-host, leading nationally syndicated radio host, and New York Times bestselling author Brian Kilmeade brings his well-known humor and commentary to the stage for his first-ever live show, America: Great from The Start.  A unique evening of conversation, where Brian will tackle some of the day’s hottest…
    Anna Manning, November 7, 2018