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Doc provides interesting option to patients in face of looming ObamaCare mess

        A Kansas doctor has implemented a pricing strategy that should give physicians around the country some food for thought as the impending ObamaCare disaster approaches: A Kansas physician says he makes the same income and offers better quality care to his…

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Big Barry’s pitch in Mooresville for more Internet does not compute

      Yep.  Big Barry’s doing it for “the children.” In politics, you could justify invading Iran by saying it’s “for the children” and you could likely get a free pass from the media and your opponents.  I mean, who wants to throw a…

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The congressional farm bill: growing the welfare state, passing around Pork, spreading more fertilizer

          North Carolina’s senators, Kay Hagan (D) and Richard Burr (R), are teaming up to fend off purported cuts to federal subsidies for tobacco insurance.    Wait.  I thought we had a federal tobacco buyout.   Are people STILL growing tobacco domestically?…

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Thom Tillis? FOR SENATE ? (Ya Don’t Say.)

Well, the worst kept secret in North Carolina politics got “let out of the bag” today — state House speaker Thom Tillis is jumping into the 2014 US Senate GOP primary.  Oh, and good news folks — he plans to continue serving as House speaker…

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Your tax dollars at work: Selling American rock music to foreign consumers

        Unbelievable.  We have an economy in free-fall.  Record numbers of people out of work.  Record amounts of federal debt.  Air traffic controllers being furloughed.  Parks being closed.  Tax rate increases.  White House tours being cancelled.  But our government can STILL find…

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Mel Watt, Mayor Foxx: Richard Burr’s homeys

          Big Barry has nominated two guys — who happen to be liberal black Democrats, like himself — from North Carolina for important jobs in Washington.  It’s important to point out that neither of these two guys is all that qualified…

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Burr & Hagan, Toomey-Manchin, and that can of worms known as ‘background checks’

Well, our two US Senators have thrown in with the Ruling Class effort to chip away at our Second Amendment rights.   Kay Hagan (D) and Richard Burr-McCain-Graham (R?) voted for cloture on the grand compromise on gun control put forth by West Virginia’s Joe Manchin…

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ObamaCare: The key to “sock”-ing it to Kay Hagan

      Talk about being in the right place at the right time.  Kay Hagan was one lucky gal in 2008.  At the time, she was a state senator — little known outside of Greensboro and Guilford County — whose biggest achievement had been…

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And the sequestration scam rolls on …

  We’ve been treated to wave after wave of  media and lefty spin talking about how devastating the sequestration cuts to the federal budget will cripple our great nation.  Never mind that the actual sequestration ONLY cuts growth in spending.  Never mind that the total…

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Cyprus can’t happen HERE, huh? (Guess what? Big Barry wants your 401K.)

    If you have been following things in the mainstream media, you may have heard something about Cyprus and its banks (slipped somewhere in between stories about Justin Bieber and Beyoncé).  Basically, a percentage of all bank deposits are being confiscated by the government…