Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

The political class CANNOT police itself.

  The state board of elections says its A-OK for Democrats on local boards (like inRobeson and Bladen counties)  to donate to Democratic candidates and campaign for (and with) them.  Substantial pay-to-play allegations against powerful Republican legislators (like David Lewis) disappear into a black hole…

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NC-03: Murphy shows off his inner Meadows

  You might have seen coverage in the drive-by media about a band of Republicans who crashed pencil-necked Adam Schiff’s secret closed-door impeachment hearings — demanding to hear the “evidence.”   That band of Republicans marched into the hearing room and held a press conference…

Posted in Media NCGOP Politics

From overseeing elections to defending Democrats

    Just ONE DAY after leaving his job as general counsel for UNC Pembroke, Joshua Malcolm was actively defending two Democrat activists accused of misconduct:   Complaints against two members of the Bladen County Board of Elections were dismissed by state election officials on…

Posted in campaign 2020 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: Top cop targets Jamie Boles

    State Rep. Jamie  Boles may soon be seeing blue lights in his rearview mirror:   In a letter published to the members of the Moore County Law Enforcement Officers Association Thursday, the current President Bob Temme announced he is pursuing election to the…

Posted in campaign 2020 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: Solar goons tighten their grip on ANOTHER ONE.

  The Democrat Party isn’t the biggest threat to this country and this state.  It’s deep-pocketed powerful individuals ready to buy off whomever is currently in charge so they can pocket even more of OUR money:   A solar industry group solicited campaign contributions for…

Posted in Media Moore County NCGOP Politics

Moore County GOP candidate for DA an OBAMA DONOR ???

  That is what it looks like. In the March 2020 primary,  Hoke attorney Mike Hardin had been primarying incumbent Maureen Krueger.  Krueger dropped out of the race and endorsed Art Donadio.   The state board of elections website indicates there is only ONE Arthur…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: David Lewis. A $500K “loan” from a federal indictee? (Nothing to see here. Move along.)

  Once again, we have a story about ETHICS and the second-most powerful man in the North Carolina House: A powerful state legislator borrowed half a million dollars last year from a man later indicted and accused of trying to bribe another state official.  …

Posted in campaign 2020 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

Yee-haw! Tilli$ i$ in Texa$! (Gue$$ Why.)

  The two most unpopular US senators — both up for reelection in 2020 — are in San Antonio schmoozing.     Neither one of them — Thom Tilli$$ (R-NC) nor Cory Gardner (R-CO) — represent Texas. But they’re THERE:   The United States Senate…

Posted in campaign 2020 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

RINO Report: At least TWO Paul Shumaker “horses” line up for 2020 races

  Former state senator Tamara Barringer has apparently picked up the NCGOP “endorsement” for state Supreme Court. While on Jones Street, year-in-and-out, she ranked as the (or one of the) most liberal Republicans in the chamber.     Let’s hop in the wayback machine and…

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Mo’ Money. Mo’ Money. Mo’ Money. (For, um, DALLAS ???)

    Convicted felon Robin Hayes is just simply the gift that keeps on giving.   You MAY remember THIS story from February.      Then-chairman of the NCGOP  Hayes, ramrodded through BONUSES for Dallas Woodhouse and two other party staffers.  The party’s personnel committee…