Daily Archives: March 23, 2020

Civitas responds to latest Cooper executive order

Lawmakers need to realize that an economic cost is also a human cost. RALEIGH – Today, Gov. Roy Cooper issued another executive order in response to the coronavirus outbreak, extending public school closures and ordering the closure of some businesses, such as gyms, movie theaters, and hair salons by 5:00 pm on Wednesday. Also, some media pundits are calling for North Carolina to move to a “shelter-in-place” posture. In this context, Civitas Institute President Donald Bryson issued the following statement: “North Carolina communities and businesses have responde…

TILLIS URGES ‘IMMEDIATE ACTION’

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