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Here’s a headline that you won’t see in any Republican press releases about how terrible North Carolina is doing.

N.C. helping lead nation to recovery.

The whole Greensboro News & Record story is worth reading.

People are certainly suffering in North Carolina, like they are in every state. But this story that includes comments from Dr. Mike Walden, adjunct scholar in Locke Land, shows that the Republican claims that state taxes and regulations are stifling the recovery are simply hogwash.

One Comment


  1. Rob Schofield

    October 4, 2010 at 9:01 am

    Mike better be careful or they’ll be excommunicating him soon.

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