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Board games

Point Taken: Board games

2016-01

Giants among us

Up Front: Giants among us

2016-01

Preaching to the choir

Up Front: Preaching to the choir

2015-12

Tax cut nirvana

Free & Clear: Tax cut nirvana

2015-12

Inquiring minds

Up Front: Inquiring minds.

2015-11

Good times

Point Taken: Good times

2015-11

Opening up

Up Front: Opening up.

2015-10

Born to run

Free & Clear: Born to run.

2015-10

Creative destruction

Up Front: Creative destruction.

2015-09

Legacy costs

Point Taken: Legacy costs

2015-09

Top of the game

Up Front: While it's better to win than lose, awards only tell part of the story.

2015-08

Name that boon

Free & Clear: Two North Carolina Republicans played vital roles in promoting tax reform, best known as supply-side economics, that endures despite bipartisan criticism.

2015-08

Hammer time

Up Front: In a state filled with jewels like Lanier's Hardware, more respect and less sniping would be nice.

2015-07

Don't panic: We still have biscuits

Point Taken: After another auto plant rejection, it’s tempting to go the way of South Carolina with more groveling and fat tax breaks. Instead, let’s focus on our state’s many strengths. 

2015-07

The math doesn't add up

Up Front: Schools filled with disadvantaged students struggle to boost achievement.

2015-06

Saving it forward

Free & Clear: State lawmakers, while focused on cutting costs and bad regulations, should take advantage of a better economy and job market to bolster the rainy-day fund.

2015-06

Literary agent

Up Front: BNC adds an acclaimed author-innovator to its ranks.

2015-05

Tolerate this

Up Front: More acceptance, less intrusion can pay dividends for North Carolina.

2015-04

Raising a glass to growth

Free & Clear: The state's economy: Is the glass half full or half empty?

2015-04

Madness indeed

Up Front: College hoops has its allure, but the thrill is fading.

2015-03