Tag: state government

Folwell weeds out some freeloaders

Our rookie state treasurer has really turned into one of the few conservative bright spots in Raleigh. The work he’s done since January 2017 makes you wonder what Janet Cowell and those other Democrats who preceded him were doing: More…

Sex Week! (*Um, yay?*)

Cookies & Condoms. “F*** like your life depends on it.”  A stage production of “Tales from ‘Down There.’ ”   Mark your calendars.  These and other scholarly offerings will be part of UNC-Charlotte’s first annual “Sex Week” this February. Once…

The sky is falling! (in 100 years)

THAT is the snake oil Rob n’ Chris’s krazy krew  is pitching:  North Carolina is wilting. On 60 days — two-thirds of the summer — Raleigh-Durham International Airport recorded above-average temperatures, according to Weather Underground.  In the Triangle, 17 of those days have topped 95-plus.…

#ncga: A ploy to ratchet up state spending?

  I stumbled across something interesting yesterday while nosing through cyberspace.  State Rep. David Lewis (R-Harnett) released some documentation for the legislature’s Revenue Laws Committee meeting yesterday.  (Even though they are out of session, the “honorables” are still poking around…