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NC-03: Early voting numbers looking good for Greg Murphy

  That’s the take from Civitas:   […W]hile [Joan] Perry has won the headlines this week, there is evidence that [Greg] Murphy is quietly winning the vote. Through the first two days of early (one stop absentee) voting, turnout in Pitt County has far outpaced…

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Oh, look! Even MORE polling. (Cooper over Forest. Tillis in the toilet.)

  Civitas has teamed up with Harper polling to  take state voters’ temperature about the 2020 election.  Here’s some of what they found:     Granted, this was taken earlier this month. Cooper’s lead is outside the margin of error, but that 16% undecided number…

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“Gunning” for Lt. Dan?

  She’s only been in big league politics since 2015.  But SOMEONE — reportedly associates of senator Thom Tillis —  is promoting a gubernatorial run by state Rep. Holly Grange (R-Wilmington.)     In her first race — a special election — Grange was hit…

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#ncga: A majority leader and his money

  It’s always interesting to see the folks who write our tax laws, and decide what happens with OUR MONEY, struggle with the very same regulations and laws they foist on US.   We’ve discussed Speaker Timmy’s fiscal follies at length in the past.  Now…

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The NCGOP 2019 convention: The decline and fall of a political party.

  It had all the chaos of the Venezuelan economy (and every bit of the integrity of that country’s elections).  But — once again — the crowd that gave us Eli Global, Robin Hayes, and those five criminal counts has managed to maintain its stranglehold…

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The Round Rev: GUILTY !!!

  George Soros’s favorite preacher  NOW has a criminal record:   […] Civil rights leader the Rev. William Barber was convicted on trespassing charges Thursday stemming from a 2017 protest at the General Assembly.   Earlier Thursday, Barber said that he organized a sit-in at…

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Trannies in the ladies room + baby killing: NC Democrats in 2019

  They’ll call you  a bigot if you don’t want guys dressed like girls in the restroom or locker room with your wives or daughters.  They’re also for stronger protections for barnyard animals than for newborn humans.  Meet Wayne Goodwin’s Democrat Party, 2019 edition.  …

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Shaking down legislators, NCGA lobbyists to save ol’ Thom?

  Once again, we’ve got mail.     Lunch on  a Monday in Raleigh with lil’ Timmy, fossilized Leo, and Phil  Berger’s beard stubble.  *Golly, gee. Clear my calendar.* Garland Tucker has lined up a fundraiser  whose sponsors include  four dozen or so heavy hitters…

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#ncga: IN-state tuition for illegals via the back door?

    Senate Republicans have passed a bill granting “residency” to North Carolina high school graduates. It’s bipartisan, with Randolph County’s Jerry Tillman, Harnett County’s Jim Burgin and Richmond County’s Tom McInnis providing the GOP cover.   It’s now in the House.  In case you…

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#ncga: Senator Perry says he’s NOT a solar goon ( but thinks their cash would smell really, really nice).

  I’m willing to bet the Kinston freshman has been teased mercilessly for being tied politically to his colleague “Loony-Toons” Steinburg.  Here Perry is doing quite a precarious political dance in the pages of Goldsboro’s #1 FREE newspaper:   Our North Carolina economy is powered…