Brenee Goforth

Marketing and Communications Associate

Posts by Brenee Goforth (page 9)

  • JLF’s Mitch Kokai Comments on Unemployment for the Winston-Salem Journal

    This week, the Winston-Salem Journal’s Richard Craver wrote an article on a plan from Sen. Joyce Krawiec, R-Forsyth, to reopen the economy. Craver writes: Krawiec said she favors opening up the national economy on a piecemeal basis, saying, “It is time for each state to make a decision about how…
    Brenee Goforth, April 22, 2020
  • JLF Signs Letter to Trump Administration Supporting the SAFE Rule

    On April 6, 2020, the John Locke Foundation, along with dozens of other nonprofit organizations, signed on to an American Energy Alliance letter to the Trump administration. The letter expresses the coalition’s support for the Safer Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule. The SAFE Vehicles Rule amends the long-standing Corporate Average…
    Brenee Goforth, April 21, 2020
  • JLF Joins Coalition Arguing For Internet Freedom

    On April 17, The John Locke Foundation joined a coalition of nine nonprofit research organizations seeking to respond with free-market principles to an FCC bureau‘s call for comments on the case Mozilla Corp. v FCC. Specifically, the coalition letter comments on how the repeal of Title II impacted investment and…
    Brenee Goforth, April 21, 2020
  • John Locke Foundation Calls for More Flexibility in CARES Act

    On April 14, The John Locke Foundation, in collaboration with the Platte Institute and more than two dozen other state-based think tanks, sent a letter to Congress calling for more flexibility under the CARES Act. Carolina Journal reported on the release of the letter, writing: The John Locke Foundation…
    Brenee Goforth, April 20, 2020
  • Executive Order Enforcement May Violate First Amendment

    On April 15, 2020, The North Carolina Institute for Constitutional Law (NCICL) published an open letter to Governor Roy Cooper addressing potential First Amendment violations in the enforcement of his executive orders. In the letter, NCICL’s President and General Counsel, Jeanette Doran, states: “We understand the seriousness of the…
    Brenee Goforth, April 17, 2020
  • Health Care Deregulation Should Remain Past Coronavirus

    North Carolina has rolled back many regulations in health care during the Coronavirus outbreak. These deregulation efforts have ignited conversations over whether or not this deregulation should become permanent. JLF’s Jordan Roberts wrote a research brief discussing this topic. He writes: [T[he John Locke Foundation released several recommendations for state officials…
    Brenee Goforth, April 16, 2020
  • Becki Gray’s Message Shared By Wake County Taxpayers Association

    This week, Wake County Taxpayers Association shared JLF’s Becki Gray advice on how to balance solutions to COVID-19 and economic recovery. Gray writes: Thousands of businesses have closed; some from direct government lockdown, some from lack of customers due to government actions. Some government entities have used a troublesome heavier hand…
    Brenee Goforth, April 16, 2020
  • CJ’s Rick Henderson Recounts “Reopen NC” Protests on WPTF Radio

    On Tuesday, April 14, protesters gathered on the corner of Jones and Wilmington streets in Raleigh to protest the governor’s Executive Order 121 banning gatherings of more than 10 people. The police eventually ended the protest claiming it violated the aforementioned executive order. Carolina Journal’s Rick Henderson was on…
    Brenee Goforth, April 16, 2020