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Folwell gives state retirees early peek at benefits of Trump tax cut

Thanks to the work of North Carolina state treasurer Dale Folwell’s team, state government retirees will be some of the first to see the benefits of the tax cut recently approved by Congress: North Carolina State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, announced today that January benefit…

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Illegals storm Thilli$$$ Capitol Hill office

They raised Cain-itos outside Chuck Schumer’s house.  Now, they’re doing it in Thom’s DC digs. What gives?  Why are these people harrassing their amigos?  Could they just be in the wrong place?: Illegal aliens charged into pro-amnesty Sen. Thom Tillis’ (R-NC) Senate office on Capitol…

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A paid holiday for YOU! And YOU! (And you, TOO!)

The board at Sanford’s Central Carolina Community College, according to state auditor Beth Wood, has been in as generous a mood as Oprah lately: […] Central Carolina Community College (College) paid employees for 11 more holidays than commonly recognized by other state and county government…

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#ncga: ACLU goons targeting Dare’s Boswell

Republican Beverly Boswell captured a very competitive seat from the Democrats last time around.  She ticked off the GOPe and the Left simultaneously.  She’s an outspoken, tell-it-like-it-is conservative. So, all that makes her a marked woman. Well, another election cycle is approaching.  So, it was…

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Monkey Business Report: Robeson County real estate edition

What would you say about someone who bought a piece of property (1) at TWICE the assessed tax value,  (2) that was $100K behind in property taxes, and (3) without having a clear use in mind for the property? You’d think they were either (a)…

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More Polling: Tilli$$$ fortunes slide deeper into the toilet

Morning Consult has come out with popularity polls for all 100 US senators for the fourth quarter of 2017.  Here are the highs and lows: Bernie Sanders is STILL the most popular senator with the home folks.  Hawaii’s Schatz(D) is a close second.  Wyoming’s Enzi…

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Tilli$$$ goes to bat for solar goons

In 2014, we got promised all kinds of action to kill ObamaCare.  Unfortunately, the man from Florida Tennessee Cornelius Huntersville has given us a whole lot of effort on stuff — illegal aliens and solar — that pleases his biggest donors. From Politico, here’s his…

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” … Now I know my ABCs, won’t you LGBTQ with me?”

The Charlotte City Council and the Char-Meck School board appear to be in a neck-and-neck race to kiss up to the homsexuals.  The City Council, as we know, tried it with that bathroom nonsense.  Now, here comes the school board: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg school board voted…

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#ncga: New maps. (Hmm …. )

The honorables have floated some new proposed districts for the state’s court system.  My first thought:  The districts are so nice and neat and contiguous.  WHY can’t we do this for the legislature and the Congress? Here are the proposed prosecutorial districts.  Here are the…

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#ncga: “Let Jimmy try it.”

Remember the old,Life cereal commercials  where the kids get ol’ Mikey to be the first to try the strange new cereal?  I’ve come to believe that Jimmy Dixon is the Mikey for the House leadership. The N&O busted Dixon for obtaining an earmark of $830,000…