Category: NCGOP

Continuing Resolution: Leadership #FAIL for GOP in Raleigh

The NCGOP has supermajorities in both chambers of the General Assembly.  The Democrats can’t stop a thing.  (They’re all out in the lobby getting ziptied with Bill Barber.)  The NCGOP has the governor AND the lieutenant governor.  Yet, the legislature…

Budget brouhaha: NCGOP leaders accepting Dem premise we have revenue, not spending problem?

The GOP majority on Jones Street has passed budget  packages.  The House and Senate versions are both in the ballpark of $20.6 billion (hundreds of millions higher than Bev Perdue’s last budget). Mainly, the chambers are differing on spending priorities:…