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NC11: House Freedom Caucus NOT supporting Wayne King to replace Meadows?

    THAT is what a recent email from The House Freedom Fund — the caucus’s political / fundraising arm — appears to suggest.  In fact,  the email lists a number of “important election dates”:   Notice anything?   North Carolina’s primary elections are in…

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Cooper-appointed judge charged with DWI

    District Court Judge Tim Smith already had a tough primary race.   Events in recent days are likely to make the race even tougher:   A District Court judge from the area was charged Friday in Jones County with driving while impaired, according…

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KING Arthur for, um — Moore / Hoke District Attorney ???

      I had always thought fantasy role-playing (in public) was an activity reserved mainly for young children, as well as high school and college students who can’t get dates.  Apparently, there are tens of thousands of people nationwide actively pretending to be  living…

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The Dacey Family Business: Run for SOMETHING. Hug up to Trump. (Repeat.)

    We told  you earlier about Judge Peter Mack down on the coast.   On December 19th, the next to last day of filing, Jennifer Dacey – wife to Indian casino lobbyist and failed congressional candidate Scott — filed to run AGAINST Mack The…

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RINO hunting season in full-swing

  We’ve told you about Supreme Court candidate Tamara Barringer– the former state senator once tied to a PAC whose mission was to primary conservative critics of Jim Black and Richard Morgan.  We’ve told you about the Moore  County D.A. candidate , running as a…

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#ncpol: The March of the RINOs

  Judicial races typically come in under  the radar in political news coverage.  But we’ve all seen the damage some of these folks in black robes can do. (For instance, using personal political ideology to overturn laws that were overwhelmingly popular with the general public.)…

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2020 Polling. Governor AND Senate. (Yay.)

  The Morning Consult, a DC-based bunch,  has released their latest numbers tracking the popularity of all 50 governors and all 100 senators.     Here’s what they have on Roy Cooper:       What it all means:       As of the…

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#NC11: Wayne King claiming Trump and Meadows mantle. (But neither appear to be supporting him.)

  The Breitbart website can be counted on  at the drop of a  hat to take dictation for congressional candidate and former Mark Meadows aide Wayne King.   They’ve done it again.  This time,  it’s a glowing release about Wayne’s coming ad blitz and his…

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#ncsen: Won’t debate his own primary opponents. But wants FIVE debates against eventual DEM foe.

    Special Interest cash-whore, gay rights champion,  and border wall foe Thomas Roland Tillis is  not interested in explaining himself to his own party’s voters.  He never got 50 percent of the vote (primary OR general) when he was first elected to the US…

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#ncpol: Pledging allegiance to Roy Cooper

    Bladen County got raked over the coals by the stupid driveby  media in the wake of the 2018 elections.  It’s doubtful that the latest shenanigans in that county by Roy Cooper appointees will earn the same treatment:   The Bladen County Board of…