Category: NC legislature

NC’s “conservative revolution” rolls on: Tillis mulling taxpayer funds for Panther stadium renovation

    Oh, the things you learn two days after the election.  It appears that North Carolina state House  speaker  — and Richard Morgan protégé — Thom Tillis is ready to put state taxpayers on the hook for renovations to…

Campaign 2012: What’s cooking in Deb Butler’s kitchen?

        *I am sure that the voters of one New Hanover County-based state senate district were looking for a deep, detailed discussion of gynecological practices during this campaign season.* During the evening news, Democrat Deb Butler has…

Another member of the Richard Morgan clique abandons ship

Now that their fearless leader has been reduced to political impotence and irrelevance, the group of General Assembly Republicans who sided with Richard Morgan to form an alliance with Jim Black is slowly but surely ditching their digs on Jones…