Tag: campaign

#NCGOV: The tale of the $$$$, by county

WBTV out of Charlotte has a heck of an interesting graphic.  They’ve broken down the latest fundraising totals for the two major candidates for governor, county-by-county. If the map on the linked page has any correlation to standing in the…

#ncga: Fletch flounders

Politics is a lot like business in the real world.  In business, people form relationships with people because they need something from them.  In most cases, those relationships end when that need is satisfied. (Some people, unfortunately, mistake those relationships…

#ncga: Fletch OWES

Electorally speaking, things weren’t so tough for senator Fletcher Hartsell from 2012 to 2014.  So, why did he personally dump six figures into his campaign fund during that time?  Hartsell is currently under investigation by the state board of elections.…

Celebrating job creation — in Latin America …

We in North Carolina are being blessed with the honor of a visit from the great Barry-O.  He will be speaking to students at NC State University in Raleigh and to workers at a business in Apex. (The Chapel Hill-Carrboro…