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Brandy Bynum, with Action for Children, tells host Barlow Herget that North Carolina is one of only two states that still treat 16-and-17-year-olds as adults in the criminal justice system.  A bill introduced in the last session, she believes, will get bipartisan support in the short session to treat such young people as juveniles which will keep them out of the adult criminal justice system.  The change will reduce recidivism and help more young criminals return to a normal life, according to data from other states says Bynum.

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Analyst sees mixed results in state's recovery in 2014 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 27 January 2014 00:00

Rob Schofield of N. C. Policy Watch, a liberal think-tank, tells host Barlow Herget that most North Carolinians will see their taxes increase, but teachers and state employees see see pay increases from McCrory Administration.  Schofield also warns about millions of out-of-state dollars being spent on the state's US Senate race an Supreme Court races.

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Making sense out of the numbers PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 20 January 2014 00:00

Economic analyst John Quinterno describes his new book, Running the Numbers, to host Barlow Herget and discusses the hot topic in North Carolina politics, unemployment and how to put people back to work.  Is the Republican policy of cutting jobless benefits working or a matter of reading the numbers wrong?

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New law school dean describes Campbell's Flex plan PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 13 January 2014 00:00

J. Rich Leonard gave up a federal bankruptcy judgeship to become Campbell University's new dean at its Law School.  He tells host Barlow Herget about the school's plans and his new children's book, "The House by the Creek."

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Some of the top stories of 2013 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 06 January 2014 00:00

Paul Wolverton of the Fayetteville Observer and Bruce Ferrell of WPTF News and the NC News Network join Barlow Herget to look back at some of the top stories in 2013, starting with the takeover of the legislature and Governor's Mansion by the Republican party, Moral Mondays, the slow but sure economic recovery and the dramatic drop in North Carolina's favorable image among Americans.

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