Category: NC legislature

A sleaze says WHAT?

  Yep. The guy who turned the state insurance commissioner’s office over to out-of-state influence peddlers is ACTUALLY out there daring to criticize the character of the honorable Michael Speciale — member, North Carolina House of Representatives. If ol’ Wayne…

A pleasant surprise at NC DPI?

I must admit I had my early doubts about Mark Johnson.  I interviewed him on the campaign trail and learned he had ties to Michael Bloomberg, of all people.   But since taking office as state education superintendent, Mark Johnson has…

UNC’s $437,000 man quite at home in THE SWAMP

We told you earlier about UNC counsel Mark Merritt – who makes more than the president of the United States — doing a little lobbying  on the side to complement his flacking for the state university system. Well, our fellow butt-kicker-and-name-taker Bob…