Richmond County choosing between clean air, good jobs

Richmond County choosing between clean air, good jobs

Many residents and officials in Richmond County seem to miss the fact that the Enviva plant requires an air permit. A permit provides permission to po...

October 5th, 2017 |  


The Raleigh Report: Prepping for disaster

The Raleigh Report: Prepping for disaster

With Hurricanes Harvey and Irma dominating the news, I felt it was important to send a newsletter containing information on how to prepare for a natur...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Time for tax reform is now

Time for tax reform is now

Starting a business from nothing requires persistence, hard work and a lot of faith. But ask any entrepreneur and they will say it is definitely worth...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Opinion page is meant to be diverse

Opinion page is meant to be diverse

I recently saw a comment (where exactly it was, I can’t recall) on how the Daily Journal was becoming anti-Democrat.Well, the paper shouldn̵...

February 28th, 2017 |  


America’s criminal justice system is broken.

America’s criminal justice system is broken.

As a Democrat from Delaware and a Republican from North Carolina, we disagree on plenty of policy issues. You might think that would be especially tru...

January 10th, 2017 |  


North Carolina’s economy: Behind the headlines

North Carolina’s economy: Behind the headlines

In less than four years, North Carolina’s economy has undergone significant improvement, overcoming structural and cyclical headwinds to emerge ...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Veterans deserve quick access to quality care

Veterans deserve quick access to quality care

The Veterans Health Administration recently proposed a rule to grant “full practice authority” to all Advanced Practice Registered Nurses ...

June 22nd, 2016 |