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#ncpol: Anti-Trumpers airing ads THANKING Thilli$$$ for his help.

Some of the leading opponents of President Donald Trump in the DC establishment are coming together to air ads in Charlotte and Raleigh praising US Senator Thom Tilli$$$ for his work in keeping special prosecutor Robert Mueller employed: Washington, DC– Republicans for the Rule of Law was recently founded by Bill Kristol, Mona Charen, and Linda Chavez–along with a broad coalition of conservatives and Republicans–to represent the majority of Republicans…

Posted in campaign 2018 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

Thilli$$$ to conservatives: ‘Spare me your righteous indignation.’

THIS guy is a true piece of work: […] But now he’s a lead sponsor of a bill to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from interference by Trump — enraging conservatives and potentially risking the president’s ire. It’s the biggest gamble Tillis has taken as a Republican senator, but one he believes is philosophically consistent with how the GOP would be treating a Democratic president.[…] Tillis doesn’t think Trump will…

Posted in campaign 2018 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

Thilli$$$: Relax. Special prosecutors are GOOD FOR YOU.

“Our man” in Washington writes down in — appropriately — The Washington Post his thoughts about WHY special prosecutors are good for you, me AND especially Donald Trump: I believe in the rule of law, regardless of who occupies the White House or which party leads the Justice Department. That is why in August I introduced a bill to create a judicial-review process to prevent the removal of a special…

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Thilli$$$, Graham-nesty team with Dems to protect Mueller

This cycle, uber-consultant Paul Shumaker’s clients are falling all over themselves touting their support for Donald Trump.  Meanwhile, in Washington, Shumaker client Thom Tilli$$$ (R??-NC)is teaming up with confirmed bachelor Lindsey Graham-nesty (R???????- SC) to provide aid and comfort to Democrats seeking to do what Hillary couldn’t in 2016: President Donald Trump reportedly tried to fire special counsel Robert Mueller on at least two occasions in 2017, and he railed…

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WSJ: Thilli$$$ special prosecutor protection bill ‘unconstitutional’

It wasn’t long ago that our junior senator was lecturing Laura Ingraham about needing a refresher on American government, civics, and that kind of thing.  Now, it appears Wall Street Journal columnist William McGurn — also a veteran of the Buckley-era National Review and The American Spectator — thinks Thom Tillis needs one TOO: The Republican Congress must be taking lessons from Roger Goodell. At the same time the NFL…