Anna Manning


Posts by Anna Manning (page 30)

  • Federalist Society Event Reminder: North Carolina Judicial Candidate Forum

    North Carolina Judicial Candidate Forum: Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. The event will be held at 301 Fayetteville St #1400. Raleigh, NC 27601. In November, North Carolina voters will vote for candidates for one open seat on the North Carolina Supreme Court…
    Anna Manning, October 16, 2018
  • Daily Journal: State’s fiscal health depends on more than just one politician

    Carolina Journal reported last week that North Carolina now holds a No. 9 ranking in the country for it’s fiscal health, from the free-market Mercatus Center at George Mason University. From John Locke Foundation’s Mitch Kokai: The overall ranking attracted attention from Senate leader Phil Berger, R-Rockingham,…
    Anna Manning, October 16, 2018
  • Carolina Journal reports: Raleigh moves forward with Asheville-like Airbnb regulations

    From Carolina Journal’s Lindsay Marchello: The Raleigh City Council is looking to follow Asheville’s lead in handling homestays and short-term rentals. Proposed regulations were brought before the council Oct. 9. The proposed rules include requiring a property owner to be on the premises while guests are staying at the…
    Anna Manning, October 16, 2018
  • LISTEN HERE – Head Locke Episode 029: Legislative Response to Hurricane Florence

    As residents of areas flooded by Hurricane Florence continue the long process of recovery, Congress and state legislators have started their own process of providing resources to affected areas. Members of the N.C. General Assembly recently met to discuss their initial response to the destructive hurricane and approve legislation that…
    Anna Manning, October 5, 2018
  • JLF’s Becki Gray writes column on North Carolina hurricane recovery for The Robesonian

    John Locke Foundation’s Becki Gray’s article on how North Carolina is a model for recovery featured in a column for The Robesonian. Becki writes: Recovery from Hurricane Florence will be long and hard. But as the waters recede, the strength of North Carolinians shines. We’ve been here before. From…
    Anna Manning, October 5, 2018
  • Triad unemployment down to 4%, impact on election?

    News & Record writes: The rate was 4 percent, down from 4.1 percent in July. The rate reached a near 12-year low of 3.7 percent in April and May.   The rate is down from 4.9 percent in August 2017 and has been below the 5…
    Anna Manning, October 5, 2018
  • JLF’s Dr. Terry Stoops featured in The Heartland Institute article on NC CON laws

    The Heartland Institute writes – Dr. Gajendra Singh filed a lawsuit in North Carolina Superior Court after state officials prevented him from purchasing an MRI machine for his imaging center. The officials ruled the need for the service had already been met because some area hospitals were…
    Anna Manning, October 5, 2018
  • Carolina Journal reports: N.C. wins federal grants to expand charter school opportunities

    Lindsay Marchello reports for Carolina Journal: North Carolina has won a federal grant totaling $23.6 million over five years to expand charter school opportunities. Dave Machado, state Office of Charter Schools director, announced the awards Wednesday, Oct. 3 during the monthly meeting of the State Board of Education. Machado told…
    Anna Manning, October 4, 2018