Category: Congress

Club for Growth likes Keadle for NC-08 GOP congressional primary

The  Club For Growth, a national political action committee that champions the free market and economic liberty, is formally wading into North Carolina’s Eighth Congressional District GOP primary and endorsing candidate Scott Keadle of Iredell County.  (The Eighth District has…

What DO Republicans Believe?

  Our thinking is simple: When we act like us, we win. When we act like them, we lose. That’s the thesis put forward by Dick Armey and Matt Kibbe of FreedomWorks – the PAC aligned with The Tea Party…

Unemployment Rate UP in 95 of NC’s 100 counties

The North Carolina Department of Commerce has released figures showing unemployment rose during January in 95 of the state’s 100 counties.  (The rate decreased in three counties and held steady in two.) Wait. I thought Barry and Bev and their…

Senator Burr: It’s all about ME

          North Carolina’s senior senator was recently featured in The Charlotte Observer pontificating on his personal ambitions within the world’s  “greatest deliberating body”: Sen. Richard Burr says not to count him out of the race for…