North Carolina is using the COVID pandemic to perpetuate its antagonistic relationship with alcohol that started in the early 1700s.
By providing unemployed Americans with an increase in their benefits, the federal government reopened the debate on minimum wage by adding an additional $600 to unemployed which allowed some Americans to live within the range of a living wage.
COVID-19 has no preference for party affiliations, and neither should we. As we suffer through a pivotal moment in history, it’s easy to point a finger and find someone to blame. Ever-changing intelligence does not offer the same clarity as hindsight.