Donna Martinez

Senior Writer and Editor

Posts by Donna Martinez (page 4)

  • Biden Approval Abysmal On Multiple Key Issues

    Bad news for President Biden and his team. A new Quinnipiac poll of U.S. adults released this week shows Biden unable to garner majority support for the job he’s doing. Yes, more approve than disapprove, but the president isn’t convincing independents he’s the right person for the job. The…
    Donna Martinez, May 27, 2021
  • IN BOX: Burr, Tillis Call On Cooper To Help Small Businesses Struggling to Find Workers

    North Carolina’s two U.S. senators – Richard Burr and Thom Tillis – released the following statement on Wednesday, May 26. (emphasis is mine) Today, Senators Richard Burr (R-NC) and Thom Tillis (R-NC) called on Governor Roy Cooper to address North Carolina’s employment shortage, which is harming small businesses across the…
    Donna Martinez, May 26, 2021
  • We Remember The Men and Women Who’ve Sacrificed For Freedom

    We each will do it in our own way. Yet no matter how you choose to remember those who’ve sacrificed everything while defending freedom and liberty, I know you’ll agree it’s important to take time to think about the meaning of Memorial Day and how fortunate we are to live…
    Donna Martinez, May 26, 2021
  • What Gov. Whitmer and Gov. Cooper Have In Common

    Emergency power and government prohibitions are about power and control. Michigan residents got a big dose of big-government reality when Breitbart reported on the photo of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer sitting at a crowded restaurant table with no mask. That violated the very capacity rule she imposed on everyone else…
    Donna Martinez, May 25, 2021
  • We Can Help Military Spouses. Here’s How.

    The life of a military family is something the vast majority of us will never experience or truly understand. There is worry over the safety of the husband or wife who’s serving. There are frequent moves, making it difficult to put down roots and establish relationships. If there are children,…
    Donna Martinez, May 24, 2021
  • Chief Justice Newby’s Task Force To Look at Childhood Traumas That Push Kids Into Court

    One of my childhood friends was a boy who lived down the street. At the time I didn’t understand why his personality changed whenever we entered his house to play. Outside his house, or inside mine, he was a talkative and happy kid who was wicked smart. Inside his house,…
    Donna Martinez, May 21, 2021
  • Judge Calls Out Biden Administration

    It is 2021, and yet the Biden administration is excluding certain people — in this case, a white man — from COVID-19 restaurant relief funds. George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley recaps the case: (emphasis is mine) Under the Restaurant Revitalization Fund, the Administration announced that it would…
    Donna Martinez, May 21, 2021
  • State’s CON Law Forces 2 Hospitals Into Ridiculous Fight Over Beds & Operating Rooms

    North Carolina’s certificate-of-need law is an outdated law that dates back to the 1970s. It’s a failed economic policy from the feds that turns economics on its head when it comes to the supply of health and medical care. Locke’s Brian Balfour wrote about CON in North Carolina for…
    Donna Martinez, May 19, 2021