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John Hood | Users should pay for highways

RALEIGH – As a fiscal conservative who thinks government is usually too big and taxes too high, I am thankful for the gas tax. You should be too. When Oregon instituted the first state fuel tax in 1919 and North Carolina followed suit two years later, their rulers were solving …

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SmartBear Launches New Test Management Capabilities for Regulated and Critical Industries in Zephyr Enterprise

SOMERVILLE, Massachusetts – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Smart bear, a leading provider of quality and software development tools, has released new versions and add-ons of the world-class test management solution, Zéphyr company, with major upgrades for businesses in critical industries. Zephyr Enterprise is the leading enterprise-level testing solution for regulated industries such …

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My turn: a proclamation of forgiveness

If you Google “Dr. Walter E. Williams Amnesty Proclamation” you will find a forgiveness that grants forgiveness to all Americans of European descent who, along with their ancestors, may have discriminated against its people. Dr Williams was a great African American educator, whom we sadly lost in December 2020. Here …

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Hyde-Smith co-sponsors free speech resolution

Below is a press release from Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith: US Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) Today co-sponsored a resolution recognizing the importance of protecting freedom of speech, thought and expression. “Freedom of speech is one of our most cherished constitutional rights and freedoms,” Hyde-Smith said. “In light of the disturbing evidence …

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