January 22 — On Time Warner Cable News this week, Art Pope sat down with Capital Tonight host Tim Boyum to discuss the future of the university system in North Carolina.
The episode which aired on January 20, is online in its entirety. Move to the seven minute mark to catch the segment with Art Pope:
Art Pope on Capital Tonight
Capital Tonight is a program of Time Warner cable news, airing across the state of North Carolina and featuring a mix of analysis, interviews and news.
Art Pope, CEO of Variety Wholesalers Inc. and President and Chairman of the John William Pope Foundation, met with protesters outside a luncheon Oct. 27. The students had gathered to protest Art’s appointment to a UNC system advisory committee tasked with making recommendations on a new strategic plan for higher education in North Carolina.
The event was a poll luncheon organized by the Civitas Institute. Art gave his analysis of recent polling data on major issues of the day in addition to races for president, state-level office, and legislature.