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Let Candidates Control Their Message

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By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — When U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis narrowly won reelection against Cal Cunningham, the two candidates had collectively spent $78 million. That’s...

Build On North Carolina’s Strengths

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By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — When will North Carolina’s economy return to normal, or at least to a “new normal”? Unfortunately, that destination is many...

State Economic Recovery Is Sputtering

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By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — According to the latest jobs report, North Carolina’s headline unemployment rate fell to 6.5% in August, down from 8.5% in...

The Reason Your Marriage (Or Future Marriage) Isn’t Going To Make It

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SPONSORED CONTENT By Dillon Schupp No kid enjoys cleaning their room. I know I didn’t. It may have been the chore that I disliked the most,...

Smithfield Mayor: We Need To Become True Advocates And Allies For Diversity

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By: Mayor Andy Moore Johnston County Report reached out to five local public figures and asked they share their personal thoughts about current social justice...

Just Causes Need Prudent Leaders

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By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — History is full of cases in which people subverted their own just causes by acting impulsively rather than carefully considering...

Social Security Matters – I’m 66. When Should I Claim Social Security?

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By AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Ask Rusty – I’m 66. When Should I Claim Social Security? Dear Rusty: I'd...

Past Governors Budgeted More Carefully

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By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — As a fiscal conservative, I long for the days when North Carolina had responsible governors who responded to recessionary budget...

Democrats Threw Away Their Shot

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By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — North Carolina Democrats thought the stars had finally aligned for smashing victories in 2020. A controversial Republican president was at the...

Picking Winners Is For Losers

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By JOHN HOODRALEIGH — When it comes to giving out business incentives, you won’t find North Carolina at the top of the list. Don’t...