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From Our Archives: Sanford favors less reliance on federal funding

Editor’s Note: This editorial was published 56 years ago today on Jan. 23, 1961, shortly after newly inaugurated Gov. Terry Sanford spoke about the state’s self-reliance for public school funding. It’s relevant today as Gov. Roy …

COLUMNS

Protective dads and their daughters

Readers of this column know I am the father of two daughters. They are both beautiful and smart and I love them equally. One is in her twenties and married with a son. One is 16 and has a boyfriend. I like my son-in-law and I like my younger …

Cooper, lawmakers behaving badly

RALEIGH — The separation of powers principle shouldn’t be so vexing to state leaders. It was, after all, clearly explained in middle school civics class. The legislature writes the laws. The executive implements the laws. The …