Brenee Goforth

Marketing and Communications Associate

Posts by Brenee Goforth (page 7)

  • Contrasting Opinions: Police Reform

    On Tuesday, June 9, 2020, Carolina Journal published two opinion columns side by side on police reform. Syndicated columnist John Hood’s piece is headlined “Law enforcement: Police misconduct is everyone’s problem. Next to it is the column authored by Amy Cooke, publisher of Carolina Journal. Her piece is titled “Law…
    Brenee Goforth, June 10, 2020
  • Direct-to-Consumer Health Care

    Medical expenses in America are on the rise, and the medical insurance industry plays a huge role in this trend. As JLF’s Jordan Roberts writes in a research brief this week: Health insurance creates an extra layer of costs and bureaucracy in the process of purchasing health care. Health care…
    Brenee Goforth, June 9, 2020
  • N.C. Bill Could Help Military Spouses Get Jobs

    A bill that has been making its way through the N.C. House would make it easier for veterans and military spouses to gain employment in North Carolina. Carolina Journal’s Julie Havlak reports: The House Judiciary Committee approved House Bill 1053 on Thursday, June 4, and…
    Brenee Goforth, June 8, 2020
  • JLF’s Jon Sanders On Why Wake Forest Doesn’t Need Public Broadband

    On May 19, 2020, the Director of Regulatory Studies at the John Locke Foundation, Jon Sanders, submitted comments to the Wake Forest Board of Commissioners on a proposal to finance a fiber infrastructure project. Sanders opposed the proposal for several reasons, namely: An uncertain economy for the foreseeable future…
    Brenee Goforth, June 5, 2020
  • JLF’s Jordan Roberts Discusses Telemedicine on NC State’s “First in Future”

    On June 2, NC State University’s Institute for Emerging Issues published an episode of their podcast, “First in Future,” with JLF’s Jordan Roberts as a guest. Roberts and podcast host Leslie Boney discussed Roberts’ recent paper on telemedicine in collaboration with the Brookings Institution. https://lockerroom.johnlocke.org/app/uploads/2020/06/Podcast-Jordan-Roberts-5_29_20-4.00-PM.mp3 Roberts’ paper addresses…
    Brenee Goforth, June 4, 2020
  • Bad Budget Bets: How Gov. Cooper’s Refusal to Compromise Has Cost Him

    Gov. Roy Cooper’s refusal to compromise has cost him many of his key campaign priorities. In his most recent research brief, JLF’s Joe Coletti writes: Cooper’s three priorities last year were Medicaid expansion, school construction, and teacher raises.  He has lost every big bet he’s placed to achieve these policy…
    Brenee Goforth, June 3, 2020
  • Becki Gray Discusses the RNC’s Possible Relocation with North Carolina Public Radio’s Jeff Tiberii

    In her regular appearance on North Carolina Public Radio WUNC with host Jeff Tiberii, JLF’s Becki Gray and fellow guest Rob Schofield from the N.C. Justice Center discussed several bills going through the General Assembly as well as the possibility of the Republican National Convention (RNC) relocating out of North…
    Brenee Goforth, June 2, 2020
  • Donor Privacy: Still Relevant in the 21st Century

    JLF’s Director of Legal Studies, Jon Guze, recently published a report on donor privacy. Donor privacy is an important American institution that allows people to safely make donations to nonprofit organizations without their private information being divulged to the public. Guze explains its importance: Freedom of speech, freedom of the…
    Brenee Goforth, June 2, 2020