In the News: June 2010

 June 2010

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"State's uninsured about to get new options," News & Observer, June 30, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/06/30/558114/health-options-about-to-ex...
(Adam Searing interviewed)

"Their hunger strike is over: the DREAM of immigration reform lives on," Independent Weekly, June 29, http://www.indyweek.com/citizen/archives/2010/06/29/their-hunger-strike-...
(Jeff Shaw quoted, Justice Center cited)

"A serious setback for NC's recovery," News & Observer, June 29, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/06/29/555738/a-serious-setback-for-ncs-...
(Alexandra Forter Sirota op-ed)

"State budget segment," ABC 11, June 29, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"Across the region," Charlotte Observer, June 29, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/06/29/1531898/across-the-region-th...
(Justice Center cited)

"Implementing national health reform in North Carolina," North Carolina Medical Journal, May/June 2010,
(Adam Searing article)

"State health plan segment," WPTF, June 28, no link available.
(Adam Searing interviewed)

One-hour segment, the Bill LuMaye show, WPTF, June 25, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"One of three on hunger strike for DREAM Act hospitalized," News & Observer, June 28, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/06/28/555530/one-of-three-on-hunger-str...
(Justice Center cited)

"Hunger striker segment," WPTF, June 28, no link available.
(Justice Center cited)

"Hunger striker segment," WUNC, June 28, no link available.
(Justice Center cited)

"Black Issues Forum," UNC-TV, June 27, http://www.unctv.org/bif/
(Stephen Jackson interviewed)

"Lawson incorrect," Chapel Hill News, June 27, http://www.chapelhillnews.com/2010/06/27/57880/your-letters.html


(Adam Searing LTE)

"Ignore those screeching in defense of the status quo," The Pilot, June 25, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jun/25/ignore-those-screeching-in-defe...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"The right play on video poker," Stanly News & Observer, June 25, http://thesnaponline.com/opinion/x383283260/The-right-play-on-video-poker
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

“Congressman Brad Miller on proposed financial reform legislation,” June 25, radio stations in Winston-Salem, Asheville, and Charlotte, no link available.
(NC Policy Watch radio network story)

"Pat McCrory tries to derail NC ethics bill?" Charlotte Observer editorial blog, June 24, http://obsdailyviews.blogspot.com/2010/06/pat-mccrory-tries-to-derail-nc...
(Chris Fitzsimon cited)

"Revenue segment," WPTF, June 24, no link available.
(Elaine Mejia interviewed)

"Liberals, communists on Wake County Schools fight," News & Observer WakeEd blog, June 23, http://blogs.newsobserver.com/wakeed/liberals-and-communists-on-the-wake...
(Rob Schofield cited)

"Blueprint embraces, guards supporting role," Philanthropy Journal, June 23, http://philanthropyjournal.org/nc/ncnews/blueprint-embraces-guards-suppo...
(Justice Center cited)

"Lawmakers mull Medicaid funding," News & Observer, June 18, http://www.wdnweb.com/articles/2010/06/18/news/doc4c1aa66bd4120162680310...
(Adam Searing interviewed)

One-hour segment, the Bill LuMaye show, WPTF, June 18, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"Friend to the oppressed ascends," News & Observer, June 17, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/06/17/536152/friend-to-the-oppressed-as...
(Attracta Kelly interviewed)

"Denied for federal mortgage aid, homeowners seek alternatives," Kansas City Star, June 17, http://www.kansascity.com/2010/06/17/2023726/denied-for-federal-mortgage...
(Al Ripley quoted)

"Standardized testing dilemma comes to a head in the state house," The Pilot, June 16, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jun/16/standardized-testing-dilemma-co...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

“ Political watchdog Joe Sinsheimer of the need for NC General Assembly to pass substantive ethics reform, before the end of the legislative session,” June 14, radio stations in Winston-Salem, Asheville, and Charlotte, no link available.
(NC Policy Watch radio network story)

One-hour segment, the Bill LuMaye show, WPTF, June 11, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"Proposed ethics laws amount to good bureaucracy," Richmond Daily Journal, June 10, http://www.yourdailyjournal.com/view/full_story_home/7865907/article-Pro...
(Rob Schofield op-ed)

"Health reform: a huge boon to NC," Carrboro Citizen, June 10, http://www.carrborocitizen.com/main/2010/06/10/health-reform-a-huge-boon...
(Adam Searing op-ed)

"For Your Information," State Government Radio, June 10, http://www.stategovernmentradio.com/media/audio/061010_For_Your_Informat...
(Elaine Mejia interviewed)

"Ethics reform talk continues," News & Observer WakeEd blog, June 10 http://blogs.newsobserver.com/iteam/ethics-talk-continues
(Rob Schofield cited)

"Inflated Demand + Restricted Supply = Higher Prices, " Civitas Review, June 10, http://civitasreview.com/budget-taxes/inflated-demand-restricted-supply-...
(Louisa Warren cited)

"Closing a door on homebuying abuses," News & Observer, June 9, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/06/09/521697/closing-a-door-on-homebuyi...
(Alfred Ripley op-ed)

"Unemployment checks dry up," News & Observer, June 8, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/06/08/520224/unemployment-checks-dry-up...
(Alexandra Forter Sirota quoted)

"Unemployment checks halted for thousands," News & Observer .biz blog, June 7, http://blogs.newsobserver.com/business/unemployment-checks-halted-for-th...
(Alexandra Forter Sirota quoted)

"Business digest: emergency unemployment benefits lapsing," Charlotte Observer, June 7, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/06/08/1485333/business-digest.html
(Alexandra Forter Sirota quoted)

"A little tax fairness goes a long way," Southern Pines Pilot, June 4, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jun/04/little-tax-fairness-goes-long-way/
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

“Congressman Bob Etheridge on extending jobless benefits and COBRA subsidies,” June 4, radio stations in Winston-Salem, Asheville, and Charlotte, no link available.
(NC Policy Watch radio network story)

One-hour segment, the Bill LuMaye show, WPTF, June 4, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"The bulk of the changes begin in 2014," High Country Press, June 3, http://www.highcountrypress.com/weekly/2010/06-03-10/the-bulk-of-the-changes.htm


(Adam Linker interviewed)

"Vital aid for NC jobseekers," News & Observer, June 2, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/06/03/512120/vital-aid-for-nc-jobseeker...
(Louisa Warren op-ed)

"Fitzsimon overlooked strong charter schools like Sugar Creek," Charlotte Observer, June 2, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/06/02/1472471_fitzsimon-overlooked...
(LTE citing Chris Fitzsimon)

"Debra Tyler-Horton joins AARP North Carolina," Wilmington Journal, June 2, http://www.wilmingtonjournal.com/News/article/article.asp?NewsID=103469&...
(Justice Center cited)

Also see clips from May 2010April 2010March 2010February 2010January 2010, December 2009November 2009, September 2009August 2009July 2009June 2009May 2009April 2009March 2009February 2009 andJanuary 2009.