Regulation (page 315)

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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Sara Burrows’ latest Carolina Journal Online report details a controversial “game fish” bill in the North Carolina General Assembly. John Hood’s Daily Journal revisits an examination of North Carolina economic fact and fantasy.
    Mitch Kokai, August 8, 2011
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    State lawmakers have finished their work on new maps of congressional and legislative election districts. John Hood dissects the political implications of those maps during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio, and you’ll hear part of the heated N.C. House debate about the role of race in…
    Mitch Kokai, August 5, 2011
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    This week’s Carolina Journal Online Friday interview features a conversation with law professor Jonathan Adler of Case Western Reserve University about using free-market policies to protect the environment. Donna Martinez’s guest Daily Journal explains why government often serves us best by getting out of the way.
    Mitch Kokai, August 5, 2011
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Sara Burrows’ latest Carolina Journal Online report focuses on Raleigh’s delayed action on amending city food truck rules. John Hood’s Daily Journal explains why government spending restraint is necessary to balance budgets.
    Mitch Kokai, August 4, 2011
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    Wake County gets out of the extortion business

    Thanks to the Wake County Commissioners for repealing the open space extortion scheme that forced home builders to “contribute” to the open space slush fund. Since 2002, home builders were forced to either “donate” land or “contribute” to the open space fund before they could receive a building permit.  For…
    Michael Sanera, August 2, 2011
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    Williams blasts occupational licensing restrictions

    This forum has exposed the problems associated with medical certificate-of-need laws and over-the-top occupational licensing laws. Now Walter Williams uses his latest column to examine the harmful impacts of these types of government restriction. “Certificate of necessity” monopolistic restrictions exist across the country,…
    Mitch Kokai, August 2, 2011
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    Charter school advocates celebrate end of state’s 100-school cap

    Charter school operators have gathered in the state capital for their first annual conference since state lawmakers lifted the cap of 100 charter schools statewide. In a morning news conference, Sen. Richard Stevens, R-Wake, and former Sen. Eddie Goodall of the N.C. Alliance for Public Charter Schools discussed this year’s…
    Mitch Kokai, August 1, 2011
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    America’s Big Shift Right

    Christian Science Monitor correspondent Liz Marlantes has a very interesting article in today’s edition—America’s Shift Right. And while you are at it, read John Hood’s series of articles on America’s Founding Principles.
    Kory Swanson, August 1, 2011