Category: Media

While NCGOP HQ sleeps, NCDP HQ ‘rides dirty’ …

        Once again, The N&O gets scooped by Civitas and The Daily Caller in their own backyard.   The North Carolina Democrat Party leadership is being rocked by reports of a male-on-male sex harassment scandal and payments…

Paying for them to do NOTHING

        We, the beleaguered taxpayers of North Carolina, are being told that we will finance a “special session” of the General Assembly where ABSOLUTELY NOTHING will be voted on: Those hoping for excitement during the April 23…

Today is THE DAY!

  Today marks THE LAST DAY you can register to vote or change your party registration in time for North Carolina’s May primary.  If you need to do either of those things, you need to beat a path over to…

A lesson for Pinehurst government in Raleigh

  The Village of Pinehurst government is aggressively promoting the idea of downtown revitalization.  They’ve paid for a study of the idea of building a performing arts center.  They’ve obtained grants to help a brewery renovate a historic building in…

Tea Party dumping Ellmers?

The fallout from a rather heated meeting in Pinehurst between local Tea Party leaders and Congresswoman Renee Ellmers has local activists ready to organize a district-wide revolt against Ellmers in the upcoming GOP primary. I talked to one Tea Party source…

#FAIL: Renee’s day in Pinehurst

      Congresswoman Renee Ellmers (R-Dunn) had her debut before The Moore Republican Men’s Club at lunch today.  Moore County was just added to her district, and Ellmers is pretty much of an unknown to the overwhelmingly Republican electorate…

The NCGA GOP spending machine keeps rolling on ….

        We’re being told that those mean ol’ legislative Republicans on Jones Street are trying to bleed public education dry.  Au Contraire, mes amis.   Check out this latest development from a recent House committee meeting: A House…

State senate candidate cuffed, detained by Moore deputies

Tommy Davis has been a long-standing fixture on our local paper’s web site message boards.  Today, he moves to the front pages of the paper.  (I’m not so sure that THIS was the kind of publicity the rookie candidate was…