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Clayton Henkel

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Clayton Henkel, Communications Coordinator for N.C. Policy Watch, joined the project in November 2009. She is responsible for the project's website and newsletter management as well as production of its weekly "News and Views" radio program.
clayton@ncpolicywatch.com
919-861-2067

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Radio Interviews

Representative Robert Reives discusses the Superior Court ruling striking down gerrymandered legislative districts


Representative Robert Reives discusses the Superior Court ruling striking down gerrymandered legislative districts and requiring the General Assembly to redraw those maps by September 18th in time to be used for the 2020 elections. Rep. Reives also discusses education funding, immigration reform, and restorative justice.

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Chief Justice Cheri Beasley discusses the School Justice Partnership, court fines and fees and the court’s bicentennial celebration


Chief Justice Cheri Beasley joins us to discuss the School Justice Partnership, court funding, and court fines and fees and the impact of low-income North Carolinians. Beasley also discusses Second Chance legislation and the bicentennial celebration of NC’s court system.

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Robin Madison of the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle discusses food insecurity in North Carolina


Robin Madison of the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle discusses food insecurity in North Carolina, efforts to help hungry children and seniors, and what changes to SNAP benefits could mean for the state’s food banks. Learn more at FoodShuttle.org.

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Senator Mujtaba Mohammed on the endless legislative session, school safety and the governor’s veto of anti-immigrant legislation

Senator Mujtaba Mohammed weighs in on the state of the endless 2019 legislative session, school safety and the veto of HB370 anti-immigrant legislation.

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Attorney Jack Holtzman with the Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina

 

Civil rights attorney Jack Holtzman with the Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina explains why housing discrimination remains a big problem in North Carolina.

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NCAE President Mark Jewell discusses policy challenges facing teachers as the new school year gets underway

NCAE President Mark Jewell discusses teacher pay, the budget stalemate, school safety, and the privatization of our public schools. Jewell shares his thoughts on the 3rd and 9th congressional elections.

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Monday numbers: A closer look at NC’s student loan debt crisis

Over the past decade, student loan debt has skyrocketed nationwide. In the Tar Heel state it's a similar story with more than one million residents struggling to repay billions of dollars in college loans. Among those particularly affected: communities of color, rural and low-income communities, veterans, women, and older Americans.

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