Donna Martinez

Senior Writer and Editor

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  • Celebrate National School Choice Week With Us, Today at Noon

    Join us to hear Bob Luddy at 12 Noon at the John Locke Foundation in midtown Raleigh, or live on Facebook.  …
    Donna Martinez, January 27, 2020
  • Snapshot of the Day: 2020 Election as Brand Marketing

    Fascinating piece written by Fortune’s Geoff Colvin that looks at candidates as brands and assesses the relative strengths and weaknesses of the 2020 presidential field in two categories: brand strength and brand stature. Why did virtually every top pollster and pundit get the 2016 election screamingly wrong? On…
    Donna Martinez, January 24, 2020
  • Snapshot of the Day: Parents Choose

    One in five of North Carolina’s school-aged kids is educated outside a traditional public school classroom. Join us Monday when we host entrepreneur and school-choice advocate Bob Luddy. Lundy’s presentation is part of National School Choice Week.
    Donna Martinez, January 21, 2020
  • Snapshot of the Day: Wage Growth

    Deroy Murdock of National Review points us to wage growth data, which goes against a prevailing media/progressive narrative about today’s economy. He writes: Never mind the liberal lies. Hard data reveal this reality. The Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank’s monthly Wage Growth Tracker shows that…
    Donna Martinez, January 13, 2020
  • Snapshot of the Day

    The daily presidential tracking poll produced by Rasmussen shows President Trump with 50% approval and 50% disapproval as of Friday, Jan. 3. In the image above, Rasmussen compares Mr. Trump’s approval with Mr. Obama’s approval. The latest figures include 38% who Strongly Approve of the job Trump is…
    Donna Martinez, January 6, 2020
  • Shaftesbury Society Resumes Monday, January 6

    Join us for the first Shaftesbury Society event of 2020, featuring JLF’s Becki Gray. North Carolina has implemented transformational reforms in the last decade that have created more opportunities for more people than ever before. Becki Gray has been at the table, in the trenches, and at the forefront…
    Donna Martinez, December 29, 2019
  • Have a Joy-Filled Holiday

    Donna Martinez, December 23, 2019
  • Snapshot of the Day

    Hard to believe, but very soon, our nation will begin casting votes for presidential candidates. Here are some interesting Real Clear Politics averages.
    Donna Martinez, December 20, 2019