Biltmore Lake resident’s op-ed shows up in the NYTimes

By Kyle Sherard

North Carolina is no stranger to the New York Times’ editorial and op-ed pages — particularly in the last 2 years. The paper has written editorials that tackled issues ranging from the impact of campaign finance laws on state-level elections to the recent political and financial reforms emanating from Raleigh. But on Wednesday, Biltmore Lake was the chosen location of one Op-Ed penned by Asheville resident Robert Levy. A chairman for the Cato Institute, a Washington-based Libertarian think-tank founded by one of the Koch brothers, Levy wrote the following opinion piece regarding the theory of nullification, states’ rights and pending gun legislation in the state of Missouri.

Read it here:


Before you comment

The comments section is here to provide a platform for civil dialogue on the issues we face together as a local community. Xpress is committed to offering this platform for all voices, but when the tone of the discussion gets nasty or strays off topic, we believe many people choose not to participate. Xpress editors are determined to moderate comments to ensure a constructive interchange is maintained. All comments judged not to be in keeping with the spirit of civil discourse will be removed and repeat violators will be banned. See here for our terms of service. Thank you for being part of this effort to promote respectful discussion.

Leave a Reply

To leave a reply you may Login with your Mountain Xpress account, connect socially or enter your name and e-mail. Your e-mail address will not be published. All fields are required.