Viewpoint: Columnists

Feb. 08, 2014 @ 10:20 AM

My alternative to Obamacare

When the health care debate began, I warned that the President’s health care bill was the wrong direction for our nation and North Carolina.  I offered an alternative then—The Patients’ Choice Act—along with Senator Tom Coburn because health care was broken before Obamacare.


Jan. 18, 2014 @ 03:45 PM

Marketing is theme of Entrepreneurs meeting

How do you like that frost on your car windows in the morning?


Sep. 03, 2013 @ 09:40 AM

New book, new author, and MLK’s dream

Last week while we were celebrating the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's “I Have a Dream” speech, part of that dream came true.


Aug. 31, 2013 @ 02:22 PM

Will we ever have enough?

Around this time of year, I always re-think some of the central assumptions of economics. This is because I have to explain them to new undergraduates, most of whom have no background in economics.


Aug. 10, 2013 @ 04:36 PM

Miracles and the power of prayer

On Friday, a co-worker told me about a television news story she had seen that morning.


Jul. 06, 2013 @ 04:59 PM

Traffic officers are highly trained

The blue lights flash; it’s time to pull the car over. You were speeding and you know it, but you’re a little frustrated because you were in a hurry.