In the News: July 2010

 July 2010

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"Some Triangle residents rally in opposition to Arizona immigration law," NBC 17, July 30, http://johnston.mync.com/site/johnston/news/story/53936/some-triangle-re...
(Dani Martinez-Moore interviewed)

"NC debate on immigration," WNCT, July 30, http://www2.wnct.com/news/2010/jul/30/nc-debate-immigration-ar-318626/
(Dani Martinez-Moore interviewed)

"Vendors seek way to keep sweepstakes," Charlotte Observer, July 29, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/07/29/1588151/vendors-seek-way-to-...
(Chris Fitzsimon quoted)

"NC gaming advocates gear up for a fight," Myrtle Beach Sun News, July 29, http://www.thesunnews.com/2010/07/29/1608367/nc-gaming-advocates-gear-up...
(Chris Fitzsimon quoted)

"Protest planned in Raleigh against Arizona immigration law," NBC 17, July 29, http://wake.mync.com/site/wake/news/story/53913/protest-planned-in-ralei...
(Fernando Mejia quoted, Justice Center cited)

"Rallies across the country protest new immigration laws," Desert Sun, July 29,http://www.mydesert.com/article/20100729/NEWS11/100729022/Rallies-across...
(Fernando Mejia quoted, Justice Center cited)

"Protest planned against immigration law," WNCT, July 29, http://www2.wnct.com/news/2010/jul/29/nc-protest-planned-against-arizona...
(Fernando Mejia quoted, Justice Center cited)

"Immigration march segment," WPTF news with Scott Fitzgerald, July 29, no link available.
(Jeff Shaw interviewed)

"What our recovery requires," News & Observer, July 29, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/07/29/602017/what-our-recovery-requires...
(Edwin McLenaghan op-ed)

"NC protest planned against Arizona law," News & Observer, July 29, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/07/29/603040/nc-protest-planned-against...
(Fernando Mejia interviewed, Justice Center cited)

"Immigration march segment," ABC 11, July 29, http://abclocal.go.com/wtvd/story?section=news/local&id=7580386
(Fernando Mejia interviewed, Justice Center cited)

"Local protest planned against immigration law," WRAL, July 29, http://www.wral.com/news/news_briefs/story/8054182/
(Fernando Mejia interviewed, Justice Center cited)

"Immigration march segment," WNCT TV 9, July 28, no link available.
(Dani Martinez-Moore interviewed, Justice Center cited)

"Latino children segment," Univision, July 28, no link available.
(NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation covered)

"State's well-connected demagogues display no shame," Southern Pines Pilot, July 28, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jul/28/states-well-connected-demagogue...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"Perdue leaves door open to raising funds for state," News 14, July 28, http://charlotte.news14.com/content/local_news/triad/628621/perdue-leave...
(Chris Fitzsimon quoted)

"Immigration march segment," WPTF news with Scott Fitzgerald, July 28, no link available.
(Jeff Shaw interviewed)

"US recovery elusive among state fiscal gap," Financial Times, July 27, http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/242a6dc6-9912-11df-9418-00144feab49a,dwp_uuid=...
(Justice Center cited)

"N.C.'s well-connected demagogues," Wilson Times, July 27, no link available.
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"March for immigration justice in Arizona," Raleigh Downtowner, July 26, http://raleigh2.com/default.asp?sourceid=&smenu=1&twindow=&mad=&sdetail=...
(Justice Center cited)

"Special interests back incumbents," Rocky Mount Telegram, July 26, http://www.rockymounttelegram.com/special-interests-back-incumbents-22098
(Rob Schofield quoted)

"Better be preparing for the budget storm," Southern Pines Pilot, July 25, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jul/25/better-be-preparing-for-the-bud...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"Keep North Carolina on the Road to Recovery: Support State Fiscal Relief," Durham Herald-Sun, July 24, http://www.heraldsun.com/pages/full_story/push?article-Keep+us+on+road+t....
(Jeff Shaw op-ed)

"Jobless picture mixed," High Point Enterprise, July 23, http://www.istockanalyst.com/article/viewiStockNews/articleid/4338797
(Alexandra Forter Sirota quoted)

"Foster cooperation," News & Observer, July 23, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/07/23/593572/foster-cooperation.html
(Adam Searing op-ed)

"Report Card for July 23," Asheville Citizen-Times, July 23, http://www.citizen-times.com/article/20100723/OPINION01/307230009/1007/C...
(Chris Fitzsimon cited)

One-hour segment, The Bill LuMaye show, WPTF radio, no link available.
(Rob Schofield segment)

"Economy, jobs top priorities for voters," Rocky Mount Telegram, July 21, http://www.rockymounttelegram.com/news/economy-jobs-top-priorities-voter...
(Rob Schofield quoted)

"NC lawmakers' pay unfair, outdated?" WRAL , July 21, http://www.wral.com/news/local/wral_investigates/story/8003708/
(Chris Fitzsimon quoted)

"Bill clears Senate: jobless benefits provide critical safety net," High Point Enterprise, July 21, http://www.istockanalyst.com/article/viewiStockNews/articleid/4327536
(Alexandra Forter Sirota quoted)

"Conservative self-deception on school re-segregation," Richmond County Daily Journal, July 20, http://yourdailyjournal.com/bookmark/8814441
(Rob Schofield op-ed)

"Unemployment bill clears Senate," News 14, July 20, http://charlotte.news14.com/content/local_news/triangle/628323/unemploym...
(Alexandra Forter Sirota quoted)

"Senate unlikely to take up gap in Medicaid," Richmond County Daily Journal, July 20, http://www.yourdailyjournal.com/view/full_story/8814567/article-Senate-u...
(Jeff Shaw quoted)

"Unemployment benefits vote expected today," Washington Daily News, July 20, http://www.wdnweb.com/articles/2010/07/20/news/doc4c44cf5c9a7f9585627667...
(Jeff Shaw quoted)

"Education segment," WPTF Bill LuMaye Show, July 20, http://billlumaye.blogspot.com/2010/07/fitzsimmons-blames-previous-board...
(Chris Fitzsimon interviewed)

"Will Richard Burr vote to help thousands of suffering unemployed North Carolinians?" Think Progress, July 19, http://thinkprogress.org/2010/07/19/unemployed-carolinians-suffer-burr/
(NC Policy Watch cited)

"Preparing for the budget storm to hit NC next year," Durham Herald-Sun, July 19, http://heraldsun.com/view/full_story/8813092/article-Preparing-for-the-b...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"Unemployment benefits segment," North Carolina News Network, July 19, no link available.
(Jeff Shaw interviewed)

"Unemployment benefits segment," WPTF, July 19, no link available.
(Jeff Shaw interviewed)

"Unemployment benefits segment," Lockwood Phillips show, WTKF radio, July 19, www.wtkf107.com/viewpointsradio.html
(Jeff Shaw interviewed)

"Senate looks to plug Medicaid funding gap," Richmond County Daily Journal, July 19, http://www.yourdailyjournal.com/view/full_story/8811455/article-Senate-l...
(Jeff Shaw quoted)

"School Diversity," The Insider, July 19, no link available.
(Justice Center cited)

“Financial Reform Bill - what it the federal law means for consumers – from the Center for Responsible Lending,” July 16, radio stations in Winston-Salem, Asheville, and Charlotte, no link available.
(NC Policy Watch radio network story)

"Amnesty might help tax delinquency," Charlotte Observer, July 16, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/07/16/1565219/amnesty-might-help-t...
(BTC cited)

One-hour segment, the Bill LuMaye show, WPTF, July 16, http://billlumaye.blogspot.com/2010/07/latino-children-in-north-carolina...
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"Latinos in school segment," Spectacular Magazine radio show, July 15, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"No shortcut to NC growth," Carolina Journal, July 15, http://www.carolinajournal.com/jhdailyjournal/display_jhdailyjournal.htm...
(BTC cited)

"Blue Cross eyes cutting costs," Durham Herald-Sun, July 15, http://insurancenewsnet.com/article.aspx?id=207682
(Adam Searing quoted)

"Spending at 14 year low," News & Observer, July 14, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/07/14/580332/perdue-takes-a-surprise-ri...
(BTC cited)

"NC tax delinquents rise, adding to budget woes," Charlotte Observer, July 12, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/07/12/1557803/nc-tax-delinquents-r...
(Elaine Mejia cited)

"Unpaid taxes add to NC budget woes," Sun News, July 12, http://www.thesunnews.com/2010/07/12/1581910/unpaid-taxes-add-to-budget-...
(Elaine Mejia cited)

"Unpaid tax exceeds the state budget shortfall," News & Observer, July 12, http://www.newsobserver.com/2010/07/12/577332/unpaid-tax-exceeds-budget-...
(Elaine Mejia cited)

"More people owe North Carolina more," WHKP radio July 12, http://www.whkp.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=4830
(Elaine Mejia cited)

"Will unemployment rate keep dropping?" Daily Southerner, July 12, http://www.istockanalyst.com/article/viewiStockNews/articleid/4300571
(Alexandra Sirota quoted, BTC cited)

"Health Advocates Hail Opening of New Health Insurance Plan for People with Preexisting Medical Conditions," InsuranceNews.net, July 11, http://insurancenewsnet.com/article.aspx?id=206294&type=newswires
(Adam Searing cited)

"NC Spending Drops to 1996 Levels," WPTF Bill LuMaye show, July 12, http://billlumaye.blogspot.com/2010/07/nc-spending-dropped-to-1996-level...
(Alexandra Forter Sirota interviewed)

One-hour segment, the Bill LuMaye show, WPTF, July 9, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"State spending segment," WPTF Radio, July 9, no link available.
(Alexandra Forter Sirota interviewed)

"Aumentan las detenciones y deportaciones de indocumentados en el país," EFE News Service, July 9, http://www.google.com/hostednews/epa/article/ALeqM5gaEa6-6CpyMoBWIOcvNRa...
(Dani Martinez-Moore quoted)

"Checkpoints to continue in Georgetown County," Sun News, July 9, http://www.thesunnews.com/2010/07/09/1577719/checkpoints-to-continue-in-...
(Justice Center cited)

"Funding well-trained workers," Charlotte Business Journal and Sacramento Business Journal, July 9, http://www.bizjournals.com/sacramento/othercities/charlotte/stories/2010...^3616411&s=industry&i=education
(Alexandra Forter Sirota op-ed)

“Christine Mumma, executive director at the NC Center on Actual Innocence, on legislation to allowing law enforcement to take more samples of DNA,” July 9, radio stations in Winston-Salem, Asheville, and Charlotte, no link available.
(NC Policy Watch radio network story)

"June Atkinson on Wake's shift away from the diversity policy," News & Observer's WakeEd blog, July 9, http://blogs.newsobserver.com/category/tags/Chris-Fitzsimon#ixzz0utlaD5i6
(Chris Fitzsimon cited)

"Public investment segment," Lockwood Phillips show, WTKF radio, July 8, www.wtkf107.com/viewpointsradio.html
(Jeff Shaw interviewed)

"Scotland County to lose more than $300,000 in lottery receipts," Laurinburg Exchange, July 7, http://www.laurinburgexchange.com/view/full_story/8552046/article-Scotla...
(Rob Schofield quoted)

"When You're Gone From Raleigh for a Week, You Miss a Lot," The Pilot, July 7, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jul/07/when-youre-gone-from-raleigh-fo...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"Health care high-risk pool segment," WPTF Bill LuMaye show, July 6, http://billlumaye.blogspot.com/2010/07/new-high-risk-health-insurance-pl...
(Adam Linker interviewed)

"State house focuses on foreclosure rescue scams," North Carolina News Network, July 6, http://www.ncnn.com/content/view/6090/26/
(Al Ripley quoted)

"Budget winners & losers tough to discern," Kinston Free Press, July 4, http://www.kinston.com/news/raleigh-66583-bodycopyrag-tough.html
(Elaine Mejia quoted)

"NC lottery likely to fill budget gap," News-Record, July 4, http://www.news-record.com/content/2010/07/03/article/nc_lottery_likely_...
(Rob Schofield quoted)

"Who are the state budget winners and losers?" Jacksonville Daily News, July 4, http://www.jdnews.com/news/budget-80096-hood-placeholder.html
(Elaine Mejia quoted)

"Mecklenburg home losses surge," Charlotte Observer, July 4, http://www.charlotteobserver.com/2010/07/04/1542995/mecklenburg-home-los...
(Al Ripley quoted)

"The hard part: implementing health reform in North Carolina," Southern Pines Pilot, July 4, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jul/04/the-hard-part-implementing-heal...
(Adam Searing and Adam Linker op-ed)

"Who are the state budget winners and losers?" Burlington Times-News, July 3, http://www.thetimesnews.com/articles/state-35029-bodycopy-winners.html
(Elaine Mejia quoted)

"Obama favors DREAM Act in Thursday speech," Daily Tar Heel, July 2, http://www.dailytarheel.com/index.php/article/2010/07/obama_favors_dream...
(Dani Martinez-Moore quoted)

"A serious setback for our state's recovery," Southern Pines Pilot, July 2, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2010/jul/02/a-serious-setback-for-our-state...
(Alexandra Forter Sirota op-ed)

One-hour segment, the Bill LuMaye show, WPTF, July 2, no link available.
(Rob Schofield interviewed)

"New state budget balanced but inadequate," Richmond Daily Journal, July 1, http://www.yourdailyjournal.com/view/full_story_home/8103856/article-New...
(Rob Schofield column)

"A timely budget, not a wise one," Durham Herald-Sun, July 1, http://www.heraldsun.com/view/full_story/8103266/article-A-timely-budget...
(Rob Schofield column)

"Report: Boosting access to community college critically important for North Carolina economy," Macon County News, July 1, http://www.maconnews.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=10155...
(Alexandra Forter Sirota quoted)

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