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Mapping the Left: Introduction

In North Carolina, left-wing nonprofit advocacy groups for decades have wielded an alarming amount of power in the media, state politics, and government. They work together, both in loose coalitions and organized networks, to influence and control public policy. Only now, however, is there a user-friendly online database that sheds…

TOP 5 IN ‘15

Policies the NC General Assembly should address this session Today marks the opening day for the 2015 "long session" for the North Carolina General Assembly. Legislators will confront many pressing issues, foremost among them will be crafting the FY 2015-17 biennial budget. Following is a list of priorities the Civitas…

Waste of the Week: The Johnston County Express

The Fortify 40/440 project is an NC DOT effort to re-build the southern part of the I-40 beltline. Naturally, a major highway construction project like this means lane closures and major traffic jams for commuters. In this case, however, it also means a waste of NC taxpayers’ money. In trying…

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Jan 29

Huckabee Town Hall

Dr. Mark Harris has kindly opened the sanctuary to us for this event. As a result of moving to the sanctuary we are able to re-open registration for this event! If you signed up for the wait-list, please register and pay below.  The Civitas Institute is excited to announce a…

Jan 29

Huckabee Town Hall WAIT LIST

WAITLIST ONLY The Civitas Institute is excited to announce a special Town Hall event with Gov. Mike Huckabee! Gov. Huckabee will be joining us in Charlotte on January 29, 2015 for a special Town Hall event. VIP tickets for this event are almost gone, so get yours today! We have…