Capital Tonight episodes
Jan 21st - 11:03 am
On Capital Tonight: Former State Budget Director Art Pope discusses his thoughts on the future of the University of North Carolina system. Perry Woods and Andy Yates discuss the State of the Union address and the next legislative session. Watch the program here.
Jan 20th - 10:40 am
On Capital Tonight: We look at North Carolina’s history and role in the Civil Right Movement. Michelle Lanier of the NC African American Heritage Commission shares her insight. Chris Miller of WBT-AM and freelance writer Michael Cooper joins the Reporter Roundtable and discusses Charlotte Mayor Dan Clodfelter’s future. Watch the program here.
Jan 19th - 12:14 pm
On Capital Tonight: The Bow Tie Caucus convenes! Former state Supreme Court Justice Bob Orr and Rep. Tricia Cotham gauge reaction to UNC President Tom Ross being forced out. Watch the program here.
Jan 16th - 10:56 am
On Capital Tonight: Legislators float a plan to move Medicaid out of the Department of Health and Human Services. We look at a partnership with Community Care of North Carolina and NC State University aimed at making Medicaid more efficient. And we talk with Reps. Darren Jackson and John Torbett about the new legislative session. Watch the program here.
Jan 15th - 12:01 pm
On Capital Tonight: We have complete coverage of the opening of the 2015 legislative session of the North Carolina General Assembly. We talk with party leaders in both chambers about what their top issues are. Watch the program here.
Jan 13th - 10:47 am
On Capital Tonight: Cultural Resources Secretary Susan Kluttz stumps for the return of tax credits for the preservation and reuse of historic properties. Our Reporter Roundtable — Loretta Boniti, Patrick Gannon, and Gary Robertson — previews the new legislative session. Watch the program here.
Jan 12th - 11:22 am
Jan 9th - 10:21 am
On Capital Tonight: We meet the Libertarian candidate for governor Ken Fortenberry, and we ask Lawmakers Jason Saine and Duane Hall about the upcoming legislative session. Watch the program here.
Jan 8th - 12:16 pm
On Capital Tonight: We take a closer look at virtual charter schools and if they are a good fit for North Carolina with education experts Matt Ellinwood and Terry Stoops. Advocates Kevin Rogers and Francis DeLuca debate the big issues in the upcoming legislative session. Watch the program here.
Jan 7th - 11:23 am
On Capital Tonight: The 114th Congress is sworn into office, including four new members from North Carolina. We talk with Sen. Thom Tillis about his new job, and we speak with Reps. David Price and Robert Pittenger about the new session. Watch the program here.