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Dallas STILL kicking Hasan

He broke his neck to get on this site to defend his grandpa when Grandpa got caught hosting a fundraiser for a candidate in the 13th congressional district GOP primary.  But professional chicken chaser Dallas Woodhouse is still working away at kicking the former chairman of the…

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He’s OUT.

That’s the word I am getting from inside that meeting room in Raleigh — by a margin of 200 to 79. (If it’s any consolation, my sources are telling me Jim Womack has done a bang-up job as Harnett’s chief advocate.)  The next step is…

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ANOTHER condemnation of NCGOPe and show of support for embattled chairman Harnett

Alexander County, the 11th congressional district, Granville and Haywood Counties have already spoken up against the treatment of NCGOP chairman Hasan Harnett.  Now, it’s Craven County’s turn:  CRAVEN COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY A RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF NORTH CAROLINA REPUBLICAN PARTY CHAIRMAN HASAN HARNETT Whereas, the…

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Joint Caucus meeting becomes The Dallas Woodhouse Show

That’s what I am told from folks who were in the room for yesterday’s meeting of Senate and House Republicans in Raleigh.  Rodeo clown — and part time chicken chaser — Dallas Woodhouse presented a briefing on the current state of affairs at NCGOP headquarters…

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FORMER GOV JIM MARTIN FOR NCGOP CHAIRMAN?

That is the hottest rumor floating around Raleigh right now.  I am told the mutineers against incumbent chairman Hasan Harnett have secured the services of the former governor to step in and take the reins of the state party in the event current chairman Hasan…

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#ncga: House & Senate GOPers to huddle on Hasan Wednesday AM

That’s the word I am getting.  A rare Joint Republican Caucus meeting is going down on Jones Street.  The top item on the agenda?  It’s the hot mess over at NCGOP HQ.  (I’m told –oh, joy — that rodeo clown Dallas Woodhouse will be standing by…

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Piling on.

The hits keep coming in Hasan-gate. An email has gone out “signed” by several former NCGOP chairmen: Please see below for a letter from the Past Chairman’s Leadership Council: Dear Fellow Republicans, We are disappointed and even appalled at the actions of current NCGOP Chairman…

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NCGOP asst secretary behind anti-Hasan smear mailers?

That’s what it looks like.  A lot of you got nasty mailers like this in your mailboxes this week:     You can click on the image to enlarge it.  If you do, you’ll see the mailer is reportedly paid for by “grassroots republicans” at…

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NCGOP HQ whipping NC House members to attend April 30 showdown over Hasan

Legislators saved the necks of David Lewis and Dallas Woodhouse the last time around.  This time, the Jones Street crowd is being called on to help deep-six NCGOP chairman Hasan Harnett. Check out this email:  From: Jim Burton <jim@nchouserepublicans.com> Date: April 22, 2016 at 6:42:25…

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The NCGOPe and ‘weasel words’

I have a friend who introduced me to the concept of weasel words.  That’s a slang term for verbage that leaves the speaker with a lot of wiggle room.  Kinda like ‘It depends on what your definition of IS is.’ It appears a driveby drove…