Anna Manning


Posts by Anna Manning (page 4)

  • Daily Journal: Property rights should settle disputes

    John Hood writes for Carolina Journal‘s Daily Journal: If you own it, you control it. That’s what it means to enjoy a property right, in a nutshell. It is a right safeguarded by North Carolina’s constitution as well as the 14th amendment to the federal constitution, among other provisions.
    Anna Manning, March 4, 2019
  • CJ reports: Letting advanced nurses do more could bridge rural-urban health gap, advocates say

    Carolina Journal’s Dan Way reports:  As North Carolina’s population ages, and demands for health care rise, nurses need the freedom to do more. A bipartisan group of lawmakers made that pitch Tuesday at a news conference, renewing a years-long push for regulatory reform. The Safe, Accessible, Value Directed and…
    Anna Manning, March 4, 2019
  • Green New Deal Relies On Threat Or Use Of Government Force

    From John Locke Foundation’s Dr. Roy Cordato: As the specifics (and many of the absurd objectives) of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal (GND) have come to light, the common refrain from Democrats who support it is that the plan is “aspirational.” In other words, they believe the world that Ocasio-Cortez…
    Anna Manning, March 4, 2019
  • Daily Journal: Lawmakers should be rule makers, not cartographers

    Carolina Journal‘s Rick Henderson writes for Daily Journal: Death and taxes aren’t the only two certainties North Carolinians face. New congressional and legislative districts are coming, too — for 2020 (by court order) and 2022 (after the end-of-decade census). Chances also are strong the Tar Heel State will get…
    Anna Manning, March 1, 2019
  • Daily Journal: From the Green New Deal to Venezuela: A million percent inflation and all

    JLF’s Roy Cordato writes for Carolina Journal’s Daily Journal: As the specifics — and many of the absurd objectives — of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal have come to light, the common refrain from Democrats who support it is that the plan is “aspirational.” In other words, they…
    Anna Manning, March 1, 2019
  • Evaluating N.C.’s Proposed Small Business Health Care Act

    JLF’s Jordan Roberts explains the benefits of allowing associated health plans: Under the Affordable Care Act, the people who were hurt the most were individuals, small businesses, self-employed owners, and virtually anyone who was not a part of a business with more than 51 employees. Large employers were exempt…
    Anna Manning, February 28, 2019
  • Daily Journal: Faulty number skewed health debate

    John Hood writes for Carolina Journal‘s Daily Journal: Now, a new estimate from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services* has lowered the number again: 2.5 million Americans will decide to go without federally approved health insurance in the absence of the mandate, which was ultimately repealed as…
    Anna Manning, February 28, 2019
  • CJ reports: Collins’ decision on amendments called unusual, dubious, ‘sticky’

    Carolina Journal‘s Kari Travis reports: A decision by Wake County Superior Court Judge Bryan Collins to invalidate two constitutional amendments isn’t necessarily tarnished by partisanship or judicial activism, former Supreme Court Justice Bob Orr says. In some ways, Orr told Carolina Journal, Collins’ ruling poses critical questions about the…
    Anna Manning, February 28, 2019