Category: Politics

Ok, N&O: Which one is it?

    N&O reporter John Frank may be in danger of losing his job.  He breaks the news about Boss Bev’s “suspend the elections” fantasy, and now he is contradicting in-house wonderboy Rob Christensen.  In the N&O newsroom, EVERYONE knows…

Welcome Back, Parson?

Now that the dust has settled in the local municipal races, the new topic of discussion in political circles is who will be appointed to replace Pinehurst’s Nancy Fiorillo and Southern Pines’s David McNeill.  Both were promoted by voters from…

Alaska, Hawaii, and — uh — what’s the third one?

  Boy.   Rick Perry is getting raked over the coals by the alleged mainstream media and the political establishment for not remembering the third federal agency he would cut.  Perry has been a good sport about the whole thing.…

I owe HOW MUCH ???

  Many Moore County Public Utilities customers got quite a shock in their latest bills — charges two to four times as much as the normal amount.  My bill was twice the amount I am normally charged — making me…

Congressman Howard Coble: My promises have time limits

      Congressman Howard Coble (RINO-Greensboro) is in the midst of his SECOND consecutive attempt to SCREW his constituents. (The first being his endorsement of Joan “Distant Third behind John Marcum” Thurman for Pinehurst mayor.)  The Hill reported this…

Wake County GOP fires back at Raleigh News & Observer

        In a recent newsletter, Wake County Republican Party chairman Susan Bryant lashed out at her local paper: SAY NO TO THE RACIST N&O As I sit writing this, the subscription notice from the News & Observer…

Why is THIS in the Moore County budget?

  Speaking of political fights, a doozy is getting ready to break loose in Carthage at the highest levels of county government.  One of our faithful readers, who happens to work on the county staff,  has been taking part in…