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#ncga: Kelly Hastings, losing it?

We may be talking figuratively AND literally here.  (More than just a primary election…) Long-time readers of this site may be familiar with state Rep. Kelly Hastings  — who works harder than ANYONE on Jones Street to squeeze an extra dollar (or A HUNDRED) out of his position for his and his family’s benefit. His campaign reports are full of things like, oh, extra mileage and per diem payments above and…

Posted in campaign 2018 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncpol: Kelly Hastings’s head EXPLODES.

That Svengali of campaign finance is convinced they’re out to get him: What’s he talking about?  WHO is he talking about?  He’s talking about Charlene High, his first-ever GOP challenger for his House seat.   (Kelly himself got elected in 2012 by challenging a sitting GOP legislator.) Bashing her for knocking on doors?  Kelly has never done that?  No one in  the House GOP caucus has ever done that? Also, painting…