In the News: July 2011

July 2011

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"Rough riders," Raleigh News & Observer, July 31, http://www.newsobserver.com/2011/07/31/1378125/rough-riders.html
(cites Harry Payne)

"The appalling arrogance of Paul Stam," Winston-Salem Journal, July 31, http://www2.journalnow.com/news/opinion/2011/jul/31/wsopin02-chris-fitzs...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"Radical act is offensive," Greenville Daily Reflector, July 31, http://www.reflector.com/opinion/fitzsimon/chris-fitzsimon-radical-act-o...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"The Courageous and the Cowardly," Tell the Truth On Them, July 31, http://tellthetruthonthem.com/?p=940
(cites Chris Fitzsimon and Rob Schofield)

"Jobless rate rises again for Triad," Greensboro News-Record, July 30, http://www.news-record.com/content/2011/07/29/article/jobless_rate_rises...
(quotes Allan Freyer, cites BTC)

"Job commentators need a reality check," Carolina Journal, July 29, http://www.carolinajournal.com/jhdailyjournal/display_jhdailyjournal.htm...
(cites Alexandra Forter Sirota)

"North Carolina governor defends public with veto stamp," Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC), July 27, http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/43920465#43920465
(Chris Fitzsimon interviewed)

"The wrong veto to override," Raleigh News & Observer, July 26, http://www.newsobserver.com/2011/07/26/1369098/the-wrong-veto-to-overrid...
(Harry Payne op-ed)

"What is the Debt Ceiling and the US Budget?", Bill LuMaye Show, WPTF, July 25, http://billlumaye.blogspot.com/2011/07/what-is-debt-ceiling-and-us-budge...
(Jeff Shaw interview)

"If Republicans in Raleigh seem extreme, it's because they are," Greenville Daily Reflector, July 25, http://www.reflector.com/opinion/fitzsimon/fitzsimon-if-republicans-rale...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"House to Look at Options for Selling Government Assets," Lincoln Tribune, July 25, http://lincolntribune.com/?p=16840
(quotes Rob Thompson)

"General Assembly's Priorities Growing Clearer Every Day," Southern Pines Pilot, July 23, http://www.thepilot.com/news/2011/jul/24/general-assemblys-priorities-gr...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"The ever-clearer priorities of the General Assembly," Winston-Salem Journal, July 23, http://www2.journalnow.com/news/opinion/2011/jul/23/wsopin02-chris-fitzs...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"State cuts push up N.C. jobless rate," Raleigh News & Observer, July 23, http://www.newsobserver.com/2011/07/23/1363937/state-cuts-push-up-jobles...
(quotes Alexandra Forter Sirota)

"Asheville-area school layoffs add to NC jobless woes," Asheville Citizen-Times, July 22, http://www.citizen-times.com/article/20110723/NEWS/307230017/1-out-10-NC...|topnews|text|Frontpage
(quotes Alexandra Forter Sirota)

"No, joblessness is the GOP's fault," Raleigh News & Observer, July 22, http://projects.newsobserver.com/under_the_dome/no_joblessness_is_the_go...
(cites BTC, quotes Alexandra Forter Sirota)

"Rep. Pat McHenry 'rewarded' by payday lenders," Creative Loafing, July 22, http://blogs.creativeloafing.com/theclog/2011/07/22/rep-pat-mchenry-rewa...
(cites NC Policy Watch)

"Judge rules state's More-At-Four cut unconstitutional," Tyron Daily Bulletin, July 21, http://www.tryondailybulletin.com/2011/07/21/judge-rules-state%E2%80%99s...
(quotes Chris Hill)

"GOP budget already leaving a painful legacy," The Daily Advance, July 20, http://www.dailyadvance.com/opinion/other-views/fitzsimon-gop-budget-alr...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

Louisa Warren interview, NC MomsRising, July 19, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stMnZVgY_Wg&feature=youtu.be

"Pre K ruling still leaves many questions," Durham Herald-Sun, July 19, http://www.heraldsun.com/view/full_story_news_durham/14744266/article-Pr...
(quotes Chris Hill)

"Obama Vows to Veto Spending Cuts," Bill LuMaye Show, WPTF, July 18, http://billlumaye.blogspot.com/2011/07/obama-vows-to-veto-spending-cuts....
(Jeff Shaw interview)

"Saying they should have known doesn't cut it," The Daily Advance, July 17, http://www.dailyadvance.com/opinion/other-views/fitzsimon-saying-they-sh...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"Broken promises and double standards," Winston-Salem Journal, July 17, http://www2.journalnow.com/news/opinion/2011/jul/17/wsopin02-chris-fitzs...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"GOP's redistricting reversal," Greenville Daily Reflector, July 16, http://www.reflector.com/opinion/fitzsimon/chris-fitzsimon-gops-redistri...
(Chris Fiztsimon op-ed)

"New Alamance House districts should yield more competitive races," Burlington Times News, July 14, http://www.thetimesnews.com/news/districts-45874-house-alamance.html
(cites Chris Fitzsimon)

"Lottery underwhelms," Raleigh News & Observer, July 14, http://www.newsobserver.com/2011/07/14/1342574/lottery-underwhelms.html
(cites NC Policy Watch)

“NC must modernize its revenue system,” Triad Business Journal, July 14, 2011, no link available.
(Alexandra Forter Sirota op-ed)

"Vaughan needs to make the best of it," Greensboro News & Record, July 13, http://www.news-record.com/blog/54431/entry/122543
(cites Chris Fitzsimon)

"Lawmakers, vetoes and an inflatable oil rig," Charlotte Observer, July 13, http://obsdailyviews.blogspot.com/2011/07/lawmakers-vetoes-and-inflatabl...
(cites NC Policy Watch)

"A Change in Plans: Obama's Evolving Agenda," The Root, July 12, http://www.theroot.com/blogs/health-care-reform/change-plans-obamas-evol...
(quotes Nicole Dozier)

"North Carolina lottery sales up," Asheville Citizen-Times, July 11, http://www.citizen-times.com/article/20110712/NEWS/307120020/North-Carol...
(cites NC Justice Center)

"Debt 'to the moon,' graphically speaking," The Daily Views, July 7, http://obsdailyviews.blogspot.com/2011/07/debt-to-moon-and-back-graphica...
(cites NC Policy Watch)

"GOP hid agenda behind false 'job-creation' claim," The Daily Advance, July 6, http://www.dailyadvance.com/opinion/other-views/chris-fitzsimon-gop-hid-...
(Chris Fitzsimon op-ed)

"Golden Leaf Foundation may be less effective," Winston-Salem Journal, July 5, http://www2.journalnow.com/news/2011/jul/05/wsmain01-foundation-may-be-l...
(cites NC Budget & Tax Center)

"GOP claims that taxes were stifling job growth still not adding up," Greenville Daily Reflector, July 4, http://www.reflector.com/opinion/fitzsimon/fitzsimon-gop-claims-taxes-we...
(Chris Fitszimon op-ed)

"More health-care cuts are on the way with passage of state budget," Winston-Salem Journal, July 3, http://www2.journalnow.com/news/2011/jul/04/wsmain01-more-health-care-cu...
(cites Budget & Tax Center)

"The cost of your holiday gift," Winston-Salem Journal, July 3, http://www2.journalnow.com/news/2011/jul/03/wsopin02-chris-fitzsimon-col...
(Chris Fitzsimon column)

"State lawmakers show abuse for the environment," The Daily Advance, July 3, http://www.dailyadvance.com/opinion/other-views/schofield-state-lawmaker...
(Rob Schofield op-ed)
 

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