Anna Manning

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  • 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
  • LISTEN HERE: New “Head Locke” Podcast Episode: Is the U.S. Constitution Obsolete?

    Episode 12 of the official John Locke Foundation podcast, Head Locke, is out! You don’t want to miss Terry and Kory ask and discuss tough questions about our political institutions. According to a recent Pew Research Center survey, 61 percent of Americans believe that “significant changes are needed in the…
    Anna Manning, May 2, 2018
  • North Carolina Still Torn on How to Select Judges

    The views on how North Carolina should select its judges are sharply divergent among political leaders – both today and in 1868. Because debate on judicial selection has many sides, the John Locke Foundation is holding a special panel event at the Campbell Law School on May 7th from 11:30-1:00 for…
    Anna Manning, April 30, 2018
  • LISTEN HERE: New “Head Locke” Podcast: Is Teacher Pay Too High, Too Low, Just Right?

    In the newest Head Locke podcast episode, Terry and Kory discuss the recent release of the National Education Association’s teacher pay rankings.  While always newsworthy, they examine the reliability of the rankings and consider the relationship between teacher pay, spending, and the quality of education in North Carolina. Interested in where…
    Anna Manning, April 26, 2018
  • N.C. gets top 10 ranking for positive economic outlook

    Carolina Journal’s Lindsay Marchello writes that North Carolina was ranked seventh-best among the states for it’s economic outlook in the 2018 edition of the American Legislative Exchange Council’s Rich States, Poor States. From her article – ALEC, a nonpartisan membership organization of state legislators, has ranked states…
    Anna Manning, April 24, 2018
  • Analysts question benefit of offering mammoth incentive package to Amazon

    Michael Farren and Anne Philpot, of the Mercatus Center, wrote an article featured in The Baltimore Sun on an $8.5 billion incentive package offered to Amazon by Maryland legislators to sway the tech giant to house the new “HQ2” headquarters in Montgomery County. You may recall articles the John…
    Anna Manning, April 19, 2018
  • Special Facebook only event next Wednesday with Jim Copland

    Join us for a special Facebook only event next Wednesday, April 25th at noon! Watch our live stream to hear an interview with Jim Copland where he talks about overcriminalization in North Carolina.
    Anna Manning, April 18, 2018
  • As Dynamic as Ever: What to Watch For in North Carolina’s Primary Election

    North Carolina’s politics is as dynamic as it’s ever been. Despite not having a marquee statewide election on the ballot this year, the mid-term elections in our state are still very consequential and full of drama. With new districts and a record number of candidates, Jonathan Kappler will detail which…
    Anna Manning, April 18, 2018