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#ncpol: Deja vu all over again for Buck Newton

Buck Newton must really draw the ire out of Democrats.  The ‘peace and love’ crowd tends to hit very very low every chance they get when it comes to Newton. In 2010, when Newton first ran for the state Senate against a powerful incumbent, state…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

Vote Buck Newton for Attorney General. (It’s important.)

Over the last four years, we’ve seen how important it is to have state-level leaders ready to fight for us against the federal leviathan.  Roy Cooper has stood around, picking his nose and eating it, while un-elected federal judges and bureaucrats have stomped on the…

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#ncpol: Republican AGs smack Stein

If you’ve got time, while cruising around the Internet, be sure to check out the wholesome, good clean fun at www.extremeharvardradical.com.  The Republican Attorney Generals Association (RAGA) put that site up to take a swipe at state senator Josh Stein’s campaign for North Carolina attorney…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC State Government NCGOP Politics

#ncpol: Grass Roots NC BACKS BUCK!

One of the largest, most outspoken pro-2nd amendment groups in the Carolinas is lining up behind state senator Buck Newton (R) as the next attorney general of North Carolina: Buck Newton, Republican candidate for North Carolina Attorney General, has consistently supported gun rights in the NC…

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#ncpol: It’s gettin’ NASTY out there.

It was cold in Pinehurst Thursday night, but there was a lot of heat in the forum for Council of State candidates.  So much, in fact, that the fire alarms went off near the end of the affair.  The two races that appear to be…

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#ncga: American Conservative Union salutes Sen. Buck Newton for “conservative excellence”

Retiring senator Buck Newton is hoping to add a new title to his résumè:  Attorney General of North Carolina.  He has a couple of hurdles to clear in March and in November.  In the meantime, he’s picked up an honor from the DC-based American Conservative Union….

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#campaign2016: Josh Stein FINALLY comes out

Yes, ladies and gentlemen.  The WORST kept secret in Raleigh — and believe me there are a lot of contenders for that title — was splashed across the headlines this week.  State Senator Josh Stein (D-Wake) informed his buddies in the drive-by media that, yes,…

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Shumaker has a dog in NCGOP’s AG primary fight

He was the top political adviser to renegade Republican legislator Richard Morgan.  He ran Thom Tillis’s US Senate campaign.  He’s reportedly the force behind the push for solar energy subsidies in the General Assembly.  Now, it appears that GOP uber-consultant Paul Shumaker is behind the…

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Buck Newton: Our next AG?

The Democrats have come after Wilson’s Buck Newton hard.  In 2010, they slandered him as a drug dealer.  (Newton went on to knock off a long-time incumbent Democrat senator.)  In 2012, his Democrat opponent spent some of the general election campaign in the custody of the state. Newton,…

Posted in campaign 2014 Democrats Law & Order Media NC legislature NC State Government Politics

Attorney General Roy NIFONG

Apparently, our esteemed state attorney general learned NOTHING from the Duke lacrosse case.  In that 2006 case, you had white defendants and a black victim — complemented by a media circus and a pack of howling, protest-marching race pimps.  it was Bonfire of The Vanities come…