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Roy Cooper ignored crime lab problems for FOUR YEARS ????

Roy Cooper wants us to believe he gets ‘er done — like Larry The Cable Guy.  He wants us to think he’s a problem solver who “fixed” the crime lab and the Department of Justice, and is ready to work his magic on the entire…

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Tales from the early voting lines

The way things are going so far, you can probably walk right in and vote in a matter of minutes on Election Day.  Record lines are the story at most every early voting location in The Tar Heel State.  The drive by media are trying…

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Campaign $$$$ shenanigans: A Woodhouse family affair?

The revelations from James O’Keefe’s videos about Brad Woodhouse and his group inspired one of my associates to make a comparison to the Carolina Rising affair of 2014 and 2015.   You may remember that Dallas Woodhouse headed up something called Carolina Rising during the campaign…

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O’Keefe video: Woodhouse group may have violated Watergate-inspired election laws

“The ‘Ducks on the Ground’ are likely ‘public communications’ for purposes of the law. It’s political activity opposing Trump, paid for by Americans United for Change funds but controlled by Clinton / her campaign.”  — federal campaign law experts cited in latest James O’Keefe video  …

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Woodhouse World: Is Dallas his brother’s keeper?

“Brad and Bob and I are part of the old school method.  It doesn’t matter what the legal and ethics people say, we’re going to win this motherf***er.” — Scott Foval, national field director for Americans United For Change The “Brad” in that quote is…

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Heritage Action: Burr most liberal NCGOPer in DC; Holding, Meadows MOST conservative

Heritage Action’s scorecard is looking a lot like what Conservative Review found.  Heritage finds that congressmen  George Holding and Mark Meadows (tied at 90%) are leading the pack in North Carolina as conservatism goes.  Mark Walker (87%) and Walter Jones (85%) are close behind. Richard…

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#ncga: Allen McNeill and a report card full of Cs, Ds, and Fs

State Rep. Allen McNeill (R), who represents Randolph County and parts of Moore County, has an opponent on the November ballot.  He’s gladly running under the GOP banner, but has had little to nothing to do with actual conservatism during his time in Raleigh. The…

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Things to think about before going to the polls

Here we go: HB2. Gov. McCrory explained this beautifully in the second debate.  Too bad the drive bys didn’t give a crap about relaying that information to their dwindling audiences.   HB2 deals ONLY with public facilities.  Like schools, for instance.  The state does not care…

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No NRA love for Lt. Dan?

Here’s one more thing to add to the list of strange things about Campaign 2016.  The National Rifle Association’s Political Victory Fund sent out orange “Election Alert” postcards this week.  The cards announced the NRA-PVF’s endorsements of “Patrick McCrory” and “Buck Newton”. At first, I…

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Our choices for the 2016 vote

Here in yellow-dog Republican Moore County, people are flooding our ONE early voting station.   Record turnout not seen since 2008, say local elections officials.  Here at Haymaker HQ, we want to make sure that you early voters are making wise decisions.  Please consider the…