Donna Martinez

VP of Marketing and Communications

Posts by Donna Martinez (page 7)

  • College Credit For Getting Arrested?

    Back in the day, a college professor of mine told my class that attending college is, in part, about learning what other people think, and why. He pressed us to defend our answers and our views. It wasn’t fun at the time, but it was an important life lesson. These…
    Donna Martinez, October 10, 2018
  • Blue Wave Coming To North Carolina? Maybe, Maybe Not.

    Syndicated columnist John Hood looks at two recent polls of North Carolinians that lead to different conclusions about the November midterms. On one hand: If the latest Harper Polling survey commissioned by the conservative Civitas Instituteproves to be an accurate forecast of voter sentiment by Election Day, North…
    Donna Martinez, September 24, 2018
  • Poll: 47% say political correctness used to silence political and social opponents

    If you believe as I do that free speech is under assault, you will find this Rasmussen survey data of likely U.S. voters very interesting. How do voters define political correctness? For 37%, it protects groups that have historically been discriminated against. But a plurality (47%) says political correctness…
    Donna Martinez, September 20, 2018
  • Today is Constitution Day. Have You Ready It Lately?

    We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United…
    Donna Martinez, September 17, 2018
  • No Shaftesbury Presentation Monday, Sept. 17

    Donna Martinez, September 12, 2018
  • Pew Research: Should Brett Kavanaugh Be Confirmed to U.S. Supreme Court?

    It’s a big Tuesday as the confirmation hearings are set to begin for Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s nominee to fill the vacant seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. In a Pew Research Center survey just after Kavanaugh’s nomination, Americans were divided: 41% said he should be confirmed, 36%…
    Donna Martinez, September 4, 2018
  • Economic Growth? Fairness? Poll Shows What Voters Value Most

    With election season underway, we will hear some candidates talk about the need for ‘fairness’ in our economic system. So do voters think that’s important? Here are the results from a recent Rasmussen survey on the issue of economic growth and economic fairness: Voters continue to prioritize making sure…
    Donna Martinez, August 30, 2018