Posted in Campaign 2012 Law & Order Media Politics

Oh. THAT secret legal defense fund

        Well, the NC Democrat Party has finally released the source of the payoff in that alleged gay sex harassment scandal at party HQ in Raleigh.  And — surprise, surprise — it gets dumped to the party’s favorite stenographers on the eve…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC State Government Politics

Obama’s brownshirts OWN Lt. Gov. candidate Linda Coleman

SEIU — affectionately known in many quarters as Barry Obama’s brownshirts — have gotten so tight with North Carolina’s State Employees Association that they even appear in the SEANC web site masthead.  (Hitler had a group of thugs dressed in brown that he sent out —…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Slick Willie is NOT a fan of traditional marriage

Reports are out that “Slick Willie” Clinton hisself will be gracing Tar Heel state voters with YET another robo-call leading up to Tuesday’s election.  (Somebody is making out like a bandit on these robo-calls.  I am averaging ONE call every ten minutes at my house.)…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Howard Coble Media NCGOP Politics Republicans

How to tackle (and possibly beat) Howard Coble

I came across an interesting memo put together for The Campaign For Primary Accountability (CPA) by Wilkins Perkins Allen (WPA) Opinion Research.  The memo, dated April 5, featured the results of a March 20-21 poll on the 6th Congressional District GOP primary featuring Guilford County…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Moore County Politics Renee Ellmers

The media and “moderation”

      I recently read something from a columnist (on my side of the political street) lamenting how leftist politicians and media figures describe themselves as “moderates” and EVERYONE ELSE who does not march in lockstep with them is “extreme” or “far right” or…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Howard Coble Media Politics

6th District US HOUSE GOP race still looking tight: Coble & Flynn neck-and-neck

          The Bill Flynn campaign is touting some more straw poll results in its primary fight against the dean of the state’s congressional district running his first race in virtually a brand new district. The latest straw poll was conducted last…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Media Politics

The real unemployment story? Not what the media, DC are peddling

      The repeaters in the mainstream media are shouting from the rooftops that “hiring is up” and a recovery is underway.  Just in time for Barry Obama to get himself re-elected.  How convenient.  James Pethokoukis of The American Enterprise Institute, is one of…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Moore County Politics Renee Ellmers

Ellmers: I never was one of those Tea Party people

  Ah, the truth comes out so late in the election season.  Take this segment of an article in today’s edition of The Southern Pines Pilot introducing the candidates in the Second Congressional District race: […]“In the last election, we had a chance to send…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Look, Mom. I made The N&O!

  (And it’s NOT the police blotter!) *Sigh.*  I guess you’re right.  THAT is not much of a big deal. Anyway, The N&O newsroom is pouncing on the gift Tom-with-an-H has given them.  The lefty scribes there smell blood, and are going in for the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Moore County Politics South Carolina

Heritage Foundation paints less conservative picture of Ellmers

Some time back, National Journal released rankings showing congresswoman Renee Ellmers as the most conservative U.S. House member from North Carolina.  (She has been touting that news in her campaign advertisements.) Heritage Action, the political wing of the conservative Heritage Foundation, has released rankings —…