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Barlow's Beat

Barlow Herget is a commentator and host on SGR Today. He has been a commentator on UNC public radio and an instructor in continuing education at Duke University. Herget was a Nieman Fellow ('70) at Harvard University, has worked for the Daily Press of Paragould, Ark., the Detroit Free Press, and the News & Observer of Raleigh. His articles have appeared in The Atlantic, The New York Times and numerous other publications. Have something to say to Barlow? Contact him by email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  



No way to start for McCrory PDF Print E-mail
Barlow's Beat
Tuesday, 04 December 2012 11:45

 

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Governor -elect Pat McCrory should have avoided fight over lease of Dorothea Dix Hospital property to city of Raleigh.  He flipped-flopped on issue and showed no vision..

 
Sore losers PDF Print E-mail
Barlow's Beat
Wednesday, 28 November 2012 12:24

 

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Barlow Herget finds President Obama's  "election" denials rooted in religious fundamentalism and such practice has no place in democracy if the country is to move forward.

 
Magical thinking PDF Print E-mail
Barlow's Beat
Tuesday, 20 November 2012 16:06

 

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Denying global climate change is what is called "magical thinking" and is part of the extremism that was rejected by voters in the November election.

 
Mr. McCrory, it's time for bonds PDF Print E-mail
Barlow's Beat
Monday, 12 November 2012 13:11

 

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Governor-elect Pat McCrory knows about building public works.  He should put that experience to work in floating construction bonds for needed state projects.

 
Mr. McCrory, it's time for bonds PDF Print E-mail
Barlow's Beat
Monday, 12 November 2012 13:11

 

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Governor-elect Pat McCrory knows about building public works.  He should put that experience to work in floating construction bonds for needed state projects.

 
Mr. McCrory's homework PDF Print E-mail
Barlow's Beat
Tuesday, 06 November 2012 12:50

 

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Barlow Herget gives his short list of homework assignments for Governor-elect Pat McCrory including selecting a team and setting a firm agenda.

 
PPP pollster national race close, NC to go to Romney PDF Print E-mail
Barlow's Beat
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 10:31

 

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PPP Poll Director Tom Jensen says his company is national in client base today and it is taking daily tracking polls on the presidential race. PPP's robo call system was one of the most accurate in the 2008 Election, and Jensen sees the presidential race close but he thinks Romney is likely to carry NC.

 
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