Category: NCGOP

NCGOP also picking a new Pope?

Well, my theory about Robin Hayes’s announcement that he’s not seeking reelection to the NCGOP chairman post has panned out.  Claude Pope — Art’s cousin — has stepped out from the shadows to announce his campaign for the post being…

NCGOP: Hayes DONE, King goes to Congress

    The NCGOP convention should be interesting this summer.  Chairman Robin Hayes has announced his plans to not seek reelection to the post.   Vice-chairman Wayne King has taken a position with newly-elected congressman Mark Meadows (R-11th). Former legislator…

What’s good for San Juan COULD be good for Charlotte

Raleigh’s “conservative revolution”  is undertaking an effort to take the management of Charlotte’s Douglas International Airport from a city authority and transfer it to a REGIONAL authority.  *Oh, Goody.  Let’s allow even more politicians and bureaucrats to get a finger…

Gov. Pat, a conservative? (Cue the video)

A  loyal reader of this site forwarded me a recently-published piece in National Review by John Hood, president of the Raleigh-based John Locke Foundation.    Hood’s piece, about conservatism “thriving” at the state level, singles out our newly-elected governor Pat…

Ban bare boobs. Legalize Pot. (The Carolina Comeback?)

    OK.  We’re billions in debt.  HHS is in shambles literally and fiscally.  ObamaCare is breathing down our neck from DC, as is an effort to wipe out our Second Amendment rights.  DC has raised taxes on us and…