Tag: NCGOP

#ncga: Paying yourself to campaign for, um, YOURSELF.

After six years of observing these folks on Jones Street, I don’t get surprised anymore.  They’ve all got campaign funds stocked mostly by lobbyists with needs from the General Assembly.  If you’re in the majority, you get a lot more…

#ncpol: Um, Party Disloyalty?

WRAL ran this cutesy item about one Charlotte mayoral candidate getting some help from the other side of the aisle: […] State Sen.Joel Ford‘s mayoral bid in Charlotte got a boost from colleagues across the aisle. State Sens.John Alexander, R-Wake,…

#ncga: Finance is HARD.

He’s chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, and vice-chairman of the House Finance Committee.  He’s got a lot of say in the financial affairs of state government (as well as all of us.)  Well, an audit of NC Rep. Nelson…

#ncga: Auditing Mr. Saine

He’s vice chairman of the Appropriations Committee and Senior Chairman of the Finance Committee.  He has a lot of say on issues relating to the state’s finances and the your bank account.  But it appears the gentleman from Lincoln County…

#ncga: Rallyin’ against RINOs

THAT is what they will be doing in Raleigh Thursday.  As the “honorables” stagger back into town for their litigation-inspired special session, the good folks at Grass Roots NC will be waiting for them: LET’S REMIND OUR REPUBLICANS WHO PUT…