Op-Ed

Let’s don’t tell them

It’s “one of the greatest wealth transfers in history.” It is referring to the coronavirus pandemic. And the quote is from Jim Cramer, the host of “Mad Money,” a popular stock investment program on the CNBC network. Cramer made the above statement in an article on the CNBC website on June 4. It’s starting to look like he was right.

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Op-Ed

Census too costly to ignore

To say that our state, our nation, and our world have changed dramatically in the past few months would be an understatement. At the NC Rural Center and the NC Counts Coalition, we know how much our work and the communities we serve have changed — and will change — because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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