Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 6)

  • The latest rebranding of ‘global warming’

    Thomas Lifson of the American Thinker highlights the latest attempt to excite people about global warming threats. Apparently not enough people are convinced that we have only 12 years left before the world ends. The first brand identity of the doomsday cultists had it that “global warming” was…
    Mitch Kokai, June 17, 2019
  • New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis reports for Carolina Journal Online on state farm bill provisions dealing with industrial hemp. John Hood’s Daily Journal highlights evidence that partisan control does influence state government policies.
    Mitch Kokai, June 17, 2019
  • Leef’s latest Martin Center column highlights book with good advice for grads

    George Leef writes for the Martin Center about a book that offers new graduates good advice. What is missing for students is sound advice on how to make the best use of their time in college to maximize their chances of future success. Students’ faculty advisors don’t usually want…
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2019
  • The danger of ‘unexplained wealth orders’

    Walter Olson writes for the Washington Examiner about a frightening new policy across the pond. It’s like, “Your papers, please,” but for things you own. Authorities in Britain have begun trying out a new police power called unexplained wealth orders under a law that took effect last year.
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2019
  • Obama administration deleted evidence of immigration concerns

    Jason Hopkins of the Daily Caller details disturbing news about government transparency within the closing days of the Obama administration. The Obama administration deleted hundreds of speeches and statements on the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) website just hours before President Donald Trump officially entered office, according to…
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2019
  • Will identifies ‘scarcity scam’

    George Will‘s latest column at National Review Online takes on doom-and-gloom predictions about natural resources. Advocates of an ever-larger state, remembering Franklin Roosevelt’s first inaugural address (seeking “broad executive power to wage a war against the emergency, as great as the power that would be given to me…
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2019
  • McCarthy muses on Mueller probe lessons

    Andrew McCarthy of National Review Online testified before the U.S. House Intelligence Committee about lessons he learned from special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation. Volume I of the Mueller Report draws three principal conclusions: (a) the Putin regime perceived advantage in a Trump victory and conducted its operations accordingly;…
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2019
  • This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    N.C. craft brewers and beer distributors have reached a compromise to end a dispute over state restrictions on the brewers’ ability to expand their businesses. Rick Henderson discusses the compromise measure for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. You’ll also hear highlights from state Senate debate…
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2019