The N.C. legislature is requesting funds for a "Mobile Barbershops Pilot Program." This is a complete waste of $100,000 in taxpayer dollars so we at Civitas have decided to create a video parodying the true hilarity of this bill.
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Civitas Institute's budget policy analyst, Brian Balfour, discusses Gov. Perdue's new budget with host, Jeff Mixon.
Journalist Trent Seibert came to Civitas recently and gave an intensive two-day workshop on investigative journalism. There was also a luncheon on the first day of training where he discussed the state of journalism, a few stories from his past, and how the average citizen can write about state government to make a difference. This is the final part of his presentation during that luncheon.
Jim Jacumin: Saving N.C.'s Textile Industry from Civitas Institute on Vimeo. Sen. Jim Jacumin (R.) is a man with an economic plan. Having worked in the North Carolina textile industry for years, he is well acquainted with the hardships it is currently facing. His new bill will allow investment into public companies through private investment. Most importantly, there's no government handouts, and it works!