Regulation (page 3)

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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on the legal dispute that could force a Winston-Salem factory to fire blind workers. John Trump’s Daily Journal explains why North Carolina’s recent alcohol regulation reforms focused on more than booze.
    Mitch Kokai, August 2, 2019
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    CJ Commentary: Key N.C. regulatory reform advances with little fanfare

    Earlier today, Carolina Journal published an opinion piece by senior political analyst, Mitch Kokai. Kokai’s piece centers on the recently passed H.B. 590 titled, “Amend Administrative Procedure Laws.” Kokai explains: [T]he bill amends an important element of the state’s ongoing campaign of regulatory reform. It’s known formally as “sunset…
    Brenee Goforth, August 1, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on the war of words between the state treasurer and N.C. hospitals over State Health Plan pricing. The Daily Journal focuses on a significant regulatory reform in North Carolina.
    Mitch Kokai, August 1, 2019
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    Yes, we can have more alcohol freedom in NC

    Now that Senate Bill 290 and House Bill 363 have both passed and become law, I thought it timely to update the "What we can't have in NC" chart from my report earlier this year on North Carolina's ABC laws.
    Jon Sanders, July 31, 2019
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    Another news report on the minimum wage that ignores mainstream economics

    The News & Observer today reports on a forum in Durham on raising the minimum wage. The report quotes workers, activists, and politicians all in favor of more than doubling the minimum wage. Guess what's left out?
    Jon Sanders, July 25, 2019
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    CJ Reports: Ride-sharing safety bill raises red flags for government overreach

    Carolina Journal reporter Lindsay Marchello has written a piece on the Passenger Protection Act, a bill to regulate ride-sharing services in North Carolina. According to Marchello, the bill comes as a reaction to the murder of a South Carolina woman who mistakenly entered a car she believed to…
    Brenee Goforth, July 24, 2019
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    Forbes wants us to ‘Try Common Sense’

    Count Steve Forbes among those touting Philip Howard‘s latest paean to common sense. Forbes explains why in the latest Forbes magazine. We once were a commonsense, can-do country. Yet we’ve become a place seemingly stuck in molasses, and we are ever more fearful of inadvertently offending…
    Mitch Kokai, July 24, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    John Trump reports for Carolina Journal Online on a bill that would make major changes in North Carolina’s alcohol regulations. John Hood’s Daily Journal reminds us that governing involves more than just taking polls.
    Mitch Kokai, July 24, 2019