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US Senate 2014: Will she STAY or will she GO?

      We got treated today  to YET another trial balloon from Renee Ellmers today about a possible run against incumbent Democrat senator Kay Hagan in November 2014. She hasn’t raised much money for a reelection bid to her House seat.  She hasn’t showed…

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MSNBC host to Renee Ellmers: “You and I are absolutely on the same page here.”

  Wow.  That’s something you really don’t want to hear in reference to your REPUBLICAN Member of the US House.  The representative for North Carolina’s 2nd  U.S. House district was paid that “compliment” during her recent appearance on “All In with Chris Hayes” on MSNBC….

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Outer Banks Tea Partier Mattie Lawson makes field for NCGOP chairman race a threesome

          A woman who has a proven record of going nose-to-nose with the Raleigh establishment (and winning) is throwing her hat in the ring for chairman of the North Carolina Republican Party.  Mattie Lawson, a respected Tea Party leader from Eastern…

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Video suggests apparent RNC hijinks by NC’s Ada Fisher

    Grassroots activists with Carolina Liberty PAC have released a video suggesting that Dr. Ada Fisher — one of North Carolina’s two committee members on the Republican National Committee — has been telling the folks back home one thing while doing something totally different…

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SC shows NC, nat’l GOP how it’s done

          South Carolina legislators have passed a law making it a crime for anyone in The Palmetto State to enforce the implementation of ObamaCare: The South Carolina state House passed a bill Wednesday that declares President Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable  Care Act…

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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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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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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…

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New grassroots video seeks action on 2012 RNC heavy-handedness

    It’s pretty clear that folks across the country — as well as in the Carolinas — are still smarting from the heavy-handed, top-down, DC-centric management of  the 2012 Republican National Convention.  Party rules changes supported by DC and the Romney campaign were rammed…