Column: Pending Legislation Attacks Private Health Insurance, Raising Costs | Columnists

Ericka McPherson Oklahoma Families for Affordable Health Care Oklahoma Families for Affordable Health Care It’s a common refrain on Capitol Hill in Oklahoma that lawmakers should pursue free market solutions, avoid costly government mandates, and not support special interests rather than the best interests of all Oklahomans. When it comes to health care policy, many … Read more

Two Forsyth County lawmakers back law that allows law enforcement to withhold names of officers involved in use-of-force incidents | Crime

Two local lawmakers are championing legislation that allows law enforcement to withhold the names of its officers and deputies who kill or seriously injure someone on the job. The Triad Abolition Project criticized the law, saying it further eroded public confidence in the actions of law enforcement. Last summer, the North Carolina General Assembly approved … Read more