The Independent Weekly Highlights Wayne Goodwin's Race for Insurance Commissioner and Promotes Public Financing

I believe fellow BlueNC'ers will enjoy and appreciate this week's article by Bob Geary of The Independent Weekly.

In it he writes:

Four years ago, Democrat Wayne Goodwin was running for state labor commissioner, and his campaign consisted mainly of long days trapped in a cubicle with a telephone, as he called everyone he knew and asked for contributions. Campaigns, he decided, were "like a modern-day Frankenstein's monster, scaring the villagers and candidates alike" with their insatiable demands for money.

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Wayne Goodwin is the leading candidate for Insurance Commissioner in 2008. To learn more about him and the campaign, go to