Category: Congress

#ncpol: Jones and taxes.

  When news broke that Walter Jones was one of thirteen Republicans to vote NO on the hallowed tax package pushed through the House by Paul Ryan and the boys, I just knew it would be misused to further the…

Stuart Smalley, ladies man.

And you know what? I deserve it! [ turns to his mirror ] Because I’m good enough, I’m smart enough, and, doggonit, people like me!  — “Stuart Smalley”, former SNL character and now US senator from Minnesota ———— Isn’t interesting…

How is THIS not party disloyalty?

We’ve all heard about the railroading the ‘Haywood Five’ got from NCGOPe leaders.  Sharing a humorous libertarian T-shirt design on Facebook.  Questioning the RINO tendencies of a local elected Republican.  THAT kind of thing.  Now, it appears our two Republican…

#ncpol: Oh, look. A Poll !!!

Civitas has released some polling on the political environment in North Carolina.  (I, for one, am surprised that they had the courage to do it — given their total submission to and beatdown by Bert & Ernie not long ago.) …

Thilli$$$: The romance with The Swamp rages on ..

Miss Susie CAN’T be thrilled with the competition:   Thom Tillis wants to make the Senate work a little more like the North Carolina Legislature. A full review of the rules, starting in the Republican Conference, with an eye toward big…

$666 BILLION deficit: GOP Congress setting spending records

666.  The sign of the beast. And the first three numbers of the total federal deficit in FY 2017.  Boy, the “conservative” party is making us proud: Real federal spending in fiscal 2017, which ended on Sept. 30, was higher…