Checking in with ol’ Thom

Those of us on the right were told to relax — give the man some time.  Our reservations about the prospect of US Senator Thom Tillis would prove to be unfounded.  Well, we thought we’d check in on the Duke of Huntersville to see how his time in DC has been so far. We’ve been hit lately with a lot of acronyms like TPA, TPP and TAA.  Here’s what Alabama senator Jeff Sessions says about it all:  Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) declared TPA’s “entire purpose” is “for Congress to surrender its power to the executive branch” and said TPP was a “nascent…

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#NC-07: Rouzer needs to read The Constitution TOO!

Dingbat disease is spreading from the Second Congressional District over to the Seventh.  We wrote earlier about Renee Ellmers’s mind-blowing defense of TPA and TPP.   It appears David Rouzer is headed down that same path: “Passing TPA is critical to reestablishing and asserting American leadership in the world.  Our allies want to know that America is committed to trade and leading the global economy.   They want to see proof that the foreign policy of the Obama Administration is a temporary aversion from America’s traditional position of strength and engagement — not a permanent one.  Passage of TPA sends a…

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#nc-02 [Renee & LuMaye. (Look Away!)]

It’s always fun when Big Govt. Barbie plops herself down in front of a microphone.  She sat down with Bill LuMaye in Raleigh, this week, and — once again — she did not disappoint.  The subject this week was the vote on the super-secret TPA and TPP trade agreements.  Ellmers started spitting out her talking points so fast that ol’ Bill appeared to join his listeners in a serious state of confusion. First of all, Ellmers touts these agreements with a press release bearing this headline: Ellmers Supports Transparency and Accountability in Trade Agreements.  Wait.  Aren’t these the deals based on…

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