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Civitas Poll: NC Parents Want More School Choice

A new Civitas poll finds that overall, parents want to be able to choose the education that they believe is the best fit for their children. A strong majority of participants, 62 percent, say that if they could, they would enroll their child in a private, charter, magnet, or home…


In Their Own Words: What North Carolina Voters Think of Governor McCrory

The Civitas Institute has released verbatim responses from North Carolina voters explaining what their impression is of Governor Pat McCrory.


New Study: Accepting Federal Funds Brings Higher State Taxes

The Civitas Institute has released a new study which found that each additional dollar of federal grant money to North Carolina is associated with an increase of 81 cents in new state and local taxes.


Civitas Poll Sheds Light on McCrory/Cooper Matchup

The latest Civitas poll covers a range of what interests North Carolina – from the economy to a gubernatorial matchup. The poll finds that in North Carolina President Obama’s legacy may not be much help to candidates in 2016.


Rep. Stam to Provide Commentary at Civitas Institute Poll Lunch

A Civitas poll lunch Thursday will provide insights on a range of issues facing North Carolina voters, with Rep. Stam and Civitas President Francis De Luca to provide commentary. They will take attendees inside the numbers to gain further insight into public opinion today.


Civitas Hails McCrory’s Call for Halt to Syrian Refugee Influx in NC

The head of the Civitas Institute today applauded Gov. Pat McCrory for asking President Obama and the federal government to stop sending Syrian refugees to North Carolina.


CLF, Pacific Legal File Brief in “Map Act Case” at NC Supreme Court

On Friday, November 6, the Civitas Institute Center for Law and Freedom (CLF) and the Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) filed* a joint amicus brief asking the North Carolina Supreme Court to uphold the rights of property owners against unconstitutional takings.


Retiring Sen. Rucho Was a Fighter for NC Taxpayers

The Civitas Institute applauds Sen. Bob Rucho’s tireless advocacy on behalf of North Carolina taxpayers. Rucho, who announced Thursday that the current term will be his last, spearheaded the fight for the most significant tax reform and relief in the state’s history, passed in 2013.


Nov. 10 Discussion Will Showcase School Choice Option

On Tuesday, November 10, the Civitas Institute will host a town hall event to discuss the benefits of school choice and education savings accounts (ESAs) for North Carolina students.


CLF Files Notice of Appeal in Case Involving Religious Liberty, Government Overreach

Raleigh, NC- On Monday, October 12, the Civitas Institute Center for Law and Freedom (CLF) filed a notice of appeal in Breedlove v. AOC. The question presented: can the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) be held responsible for violating the constitutional rights of magistrates who are trying…

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