As the North Carolina House goes through its budget proposal – and reading/voting on the House floor was scheduled to begin today – an item on Page 171 is actually the funding for a bill that has been introduced in the Senate. Senate Bill 406, called “Choose Your School, Choose Your Future,” is a plan […]
A bill that would dramatically expand the Opportunity Scholarship program to all students regardless of their family’s income moved forward in the Senate on Wednesday. The chamber’s committee on education gave the bill a favorable report. Next, the bill must go to the Senate appropriations committee. Listen Here:https://omny.fm/shows/vince-coakley-podcast-1/north-carolina-bill-could-open-private-school-vouc/embed?style=Cover
The NAACP issued a travel advisory for Florida over the weekend, warning Black Americans to avoid the state due to Gov. Ron DeSantis’ “openly hostile” policies to minority groups. “Florida is openly hostile toward African Americans, people of color and LGBTQ+ individuals,” the travel advisory issued Saturday reads. “Before traveling to Florida, please understand that […] The post NAACP Tells Black Americans to Avoid DeSantis’ Florida appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM — Indy's Mobile News.
Tonight on Breaking with Brett Jensen, Brett shares a message from Governor Roy Cooper in regards to a bill sponsored by Mecklenburg Rep. Tricia Cotham, Co-Chair of the House’s K-12 Education Committee, that would put more power in the hands of parents when it comes to choosing where to send their kids to school.
2024 Candidate for North Carolina Governor Mark Walker joins The Brett Winterble Show just days after officially announcing his plan to enter the race this weekend. Brett and Mark talk about why Walker wants the job and what he hopes to accomplish if he wins + why he seems himself as a better fit than […]
Today on The Brett Winterble Show we’re joined once again by Spencer Kimball of Emerson College Polling to talk about Tim Scott announcing his candidacy for Presidency and how that impacts the outlook for Ron DeSantis. Spencer shares how Scott’s inclusion impacts the landscape of the race for the GOP nomination and what it means […]
Blogger Anthony Bernardi claims “promoting the notion that anyone can achieve success if they simply work hard and wake up early, it ignores the structural racism.” Meanwhile, in Los Angeles unveiled a new light pole as part of its Gender Equity Action Plan.
A so-called “senior prank” at Sun Valley High School in Union County, North Carolina is being investigated as a crime, after the sheriff said the damages to the school and equipment were “extensive.” Plus, waking up early is white supremacy now.
Did the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence exist or is it a fabrication of faulty memories?
The immigration issue is widely misunderstood by the average American and they are not well informed about the issue. Review of the current issues surrounding the debt ceiling. Questions about credibility of the FBI. Wilfred Rilley, Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Kentucky, joins Vince to talk about the NAACP warning about […]