Military

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    Don’t tell the N&O, but there are questions worth asking about the Amazon Wind Farm

    Carolina Journal reporting discusses issues surrounding the Amazon Wind Farm that other media prefer to ignore.
    Jon Sanders, July 19, 2018
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Don Carrington reports for Carolina Journal Online on a U.S. Navy study that says the Amazon Wind Farm should add no more turbines. Andy Taylor’s Daily Journal lists the most important counties in N.C. politics today.
    Mitch Kokai, July 19, 2018
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    Your tax dollars at work: Military smooching edition

    Elizabeth Harrington of the Washington Free Beacon details the Pentagon’s latest effort to replace Mom. The Pentagon has spent roughly $700,000 on training designed to tell soldiers when it is appropriate to kiss a girl. The “Can I Kiss You?” training was most recently deployed last week at…
    Mitch Kokai, May 3, 2018
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    Congress avoids tough decisions on military matters

    Jay Cost explains at National Review Online why he believes Congress is shirking its duty when it comes to war-related decisions. Last week President Trump authorized strikes on military installations in Syria, in response to its use of chemical weapons. I think this is a good thing. Chemical…
    Mitch Kokai, April 17, 2018
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    From school safety to North Carolina’s education funding formula, state lawmakers will have plenty of education-related issues to debate when they return to Raleigh in May. Terry Stoops assesses key education-related legislative issues during the latest edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Rick Henderson details the military’s ongoing…
    Mitch Kokai, April 13, 2018
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    Carolina Journal: Wind facility’s interference with Navy radar an ongoing concern

    Carolina Journal issued a big report on the Amazon Wind Farm that finds that not only is its interference with military radar still a concern, but also the facility doesn't have the production it promised.
    Jon Sanders, April 2, 2018
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    Army not thrilled with its latest recruits

    Andrew O’Reilly reports at FoxNews.com about the Army’s need to step up training of new soldiers. Citing a disturbing trend of new soldiers lacking both proper discipline and physical fitness, senior U.S. Army leaders are calling for a tougher and longer basic training program to prepare troops for combat…
    Mitch Kokai, April 2, 2018
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Don Carrington reports for Carolina Journal Online that military officials are raising concerns about the impact of the Amazon Wind Farm in eastern North Carolina. John Hood’s Daily Journal emphasizes elections for county sheriff across North Carolina.
    Mitch Kokai, April 2, 2018