Tag: NCGOP

A pleasant surprise at NC DPI?

I must admit I had my early doubts about Mark Johnson.  I interviewed him on the campaign trail and learned he had ties to Michael Bloomberg, of all people.   But since taking office as state education superintendent, Mark Johnson has…

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…

Raleigh Rubber Street: Explained

Jason Saine is a mover and shaker in the House.  The guy went from unemployment to vice-chairman of the House Appropriations Committee and Chairman of the Finance Committee.  You’d THINK the guy would be pretty good with math and record…

Oh, hell. Miz Laura is BACK !!!

It wasn’t long ago that the nation was exposed to WRAL-TV superstar Laura Leslie’s social media activity. The Jones Street / politics correspondent made it clear what she thought of Christians, Republicans, Donald Trump, Sean Hannity and other conservatives. Once…