Anna Manning

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  • JLF’s Mitch Kokai to speak at Lee County Republican Men’s Club

    John Locke Foundation’s Mitch Kokai will be speaking at the Lee County Republican Men’s Club monthly meeting this Thursday, May 24th at the Lee County Republican Headquarters, 101 South Steele St in Sanford. Mitch will be speaking about the top issues for the legislative short session including the state budget,…
    Anna Manning, May 22, 2018
  • JLF’s Joe Coletti weighs in on economic development incentives for WRAL article

    John Locke Foundation’s Joe Coletti gives his thoughts in this WRAL article on the economic development incentives program put out by legislators on Thursday. The incentives program is meant to lure big business to North Carolina. The proposal includes the elimination of a $6,500 per job incentives cap. Joe…
    Anna Manning, May 18, 2018
  • JLF’s Mitch Kokai previews 2018 N.C. legislative session on “Front Row with Marc Rotterman”

    Mitch Kokai, John Locke Foundation senior political analyst, discusses the 2018 N.C. legislative session during the May 11, 2018 edition of UNC-TV’s “Front Row with Marc Rotterman.” Legislators plan to be in town for only a month and a half, aiming to get the budget wrapped up in early…
    Anna Manning, May 16, 2018
  • JLF’s Becki Gray weighs in on North Carolina’s 2018 state budget

    Becki Gray, John Locke Foundation senior vice president, discusses North Carolina’s 2018 state budget for Carolina Journal Radio and what the John Locke Foundation recommends. The John Locke Foundation’s message to legislators is to continue to keep the growth and scope of government limited. Listen here.
    Anna Manning, May 16, 2018
  • LISTEN HERE: New “Head Locke” Podcast Episode: What to Expect When N.C. Lawmakers Return to Raleigh

    Today the N.C. General Assembly returns to Raleigh for the 2018 short session.  Want to know what is on their agenda? Listen to Episode 14 of Head Locke to find out. Becki Gray, senior VP of the John Locke Foundation, joins Terry and Kory in this Head Locke episode.
    Anna Manning, May 16, 2018
  • LISTEN HERE: New “Head Locke” Podcast Episode: Is Higher Education a Waste of Time and Money?

    Episode 13 of the official John Locke Foundation podcast, “Head Locke”, is out! In this week’s episode, Terry and Kory tackle higher education.  According to the Chronicle of Higher Education, only 61.2 percent of students who enrolled in four-year colleges in North Carolina graduated in six years.  And those…
    Anna Manning, May 10, 2018
  • Pittenger, Ford, Burr, Hall head list of incumbent primary losers

    The 2018 election cycle in North Carolina has started off with a few surprises after yesterday’s primary elections. Carolina Journal reports – The Rev. Mark Harris, who lost the 2016 Republican primary in the 9th Congressional District by 144 votes, won a rematch Tuesday with three-term incumbent Rep. Robert…
    Anna Manning, May 9, 2018
  • Today in Raleigh: Foreign Policy, Trade, and Energy in the Age of Trump

    The John William Pope Foundation and the Jesse Helms Center are co-hosting a foreign policy symposium this Friday, May 11, 2018, from 12:00 – 9:00pm at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley. This event is ticketed featuring Sen. Richard Burr, Sen. Thom Tillis, Rep. David Rouzer, Rep. George Holding, U.S. Deputy…
    Anna Manning, May 9, 2018