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Don’t retreat. Re-aim.

          The Cato Institute’s Michael Tanner has an excellent piece of advice for state and national Republicans:  Get back to what put you in power in 2010.  (Can I get an Amen?)  : Do you remember…

Walter Dalton’s daughter is a registered lobbyist

  Elizabeth Robinson HAS to be one of the best-connected lobbyists in Raleigh.  Mrs. Robinson is the Director of Governmental Relations for The North Carolina Retail Merchants Association.  She’s ALSO the daughter of former state senator and current  lieutenant governor…

UNC athletics, Rush & the ghost of McCarthyism

  The leftist lynch mob is STILL after  El Rushbo even after he apologized for his choice of words.  This proves it’s not about “civil discourse.”  It’s all about shutting down the most effective obstacle to leftist domination of American…

America’s per capita government debt worse than that of Greece

  U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) has released some research showing that America’s per capita government debt is WORSE than that of Greece. We’re even worse off than those other European economic nightmares, Ireland and Spain. If you’ve been following…

WHO AM I? I’m @BOBETHERIDGE, you dummy!

  The right Rev. Bobby “Boom Boom” Etheridge is making quite a splash on Twitter.  I have to admit it piqued my curiosity when someone recommended I follow @BOBETHERIDGE.  I checked it out, and immediately got suspicious.  The feed’s wallpaper…

NC Democrats commence Operation GET-PAT

Saddled with two sorry candidates at the top of the 2012 ticket, and an even sorrier record, The North Carolina Democrat Party is going full-bore negative on presumed GOP nominee for governor Pat McCrory.  Anything to change the subject —…

MAJOR #FAIL# : GOP majority in Raleigh drops ball on proposed gas tax cap

The North Carolina Republican Party’s official web site includes a long list of things “We Believe,”  including THIS GEM: We Believe… government must practice fiscal responsibility and allow individuals to keep more of their own money they earn. Really?  Someone needs…

NC Dems lose lots of 18-25 year olds since 2008

North Carolina Democrats have lost nearly 40,000 registered voters, between the ages of 18-25, since 2008.  It’s been universally accepted that demographic voted overwhelming for BarryO, and was they key to his victory over John McCain.  Before the NCGOP gets…