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June 30, 2016

WASHINGTON — Here is the real lesson from the stunning Brexit vote: Throwing a tantrum at the polls is not liberating; it is self-defeating. Those tempted to vote for Donald Trump should pay very close attention.

Brexit was a big deal, but it is not the end of the world. Reeling financial…

June 30, 2016

Tourism directors know it well: folks don’t come downtown for the theater, they come for the show. They don’t go to a museum, they go to see an exhibit. They won’t look for a gallery, but for an exhibition. It seems simple, but supporters of brick-and-mortar attractions forget it…

June 29, 2016

RALEIGH — I admit to being biased in favor of my home state. But I believe the following proposition is demonstrably true. To the extent that American conservatives are increasingly pessimistic about the future of their decades-old political movement, they should look at North Carolina and…

June 29, 2016

The United States of America is the most advanced and powerful nation in the world when it comes to military preparedness, advanced technology, economics and standard of living. With a few exceptions, we are holding our own and can compete globally in every area.

One area where we fall far short…

June 29, 2016

RALEIGH – In the days following North Carolina’s first gubernatorial debate of 2016, polls show Gov. Pat McCrory and Attorney General Roy Cooper neck-and-neck in one of the most closely watched governor’s races in the country.

A Public Policy Polling survey released in late June…

June 29, 2016

It seems that common sense is a commodity that’s becoming increasingly uncommon, even in our judicial system, or especially in our judicial system. A federal district judge has ruled that females may now use male restrooms, along with the males, of course. And now, that rarity of common sense…

June 28, 2016

On Sunday June 19, The Daily Advance saw fit to print an editorial under the headline, “Trump never will be ready to be commander-in-chief.” The editorial stated many reasons why, and with most I wholeheartedly agreed except, of course, the intellectually lazy assertion that Trump is a…

June 28, 2016

The left is hot on the trail of Donald Trump for commenting on U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel’s unfair treatment of him with regard to Trump University.

The left and the right went crazy that Trump brought up the judge’s ethnicity when calling him out for unfair decisions. Trump was…

June 28, 2016

Everyone would like to believe that the current debate in Congress is ideological, not political. But any reasonable person who thinks this is anything but a political statement by the Democrats is misguided, in my opinion. I would remind everyone who reads this, that when the Democrats controlled…

June 28, 2016

This letter is in response to the letter to the editor in the Sunday, June 19th edition of The Daily Advance, “No Orlando if Muslims stay where God put them.” Well, if European Christians had stayed where God put them, there would be far less grief and poverty in the lives of…

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