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#ncpol: Harnett GOP cleaning up Jason Lemons’s mess

  He’s the money man for the state GOP.  He’s no longer the money man for the Harnett County GOP.   Jason Lemons has had more than his fair share of issues with campaign finance compliance.  Running lower-level, county organizations has been a challenge for…

Posted in campaign 2018 Media NCGOP Politics

#ncgop: $400K to VA GOP ????

We told you earlier about $35,000 in NORTH CAROLINA REPUBLICAN PARTY funds being sent to the GEORGIA REPUBLICAN PARTY. It appears now that THE VIRGINIA REPUBLICAN PARTY got a much bigger payout from Team Dallas in Raleigh.  Check this out from the NCGOP’s 2017 semi-annual…

Posted in campaign 2018 Media NCGOP Politics

#ncgop: Geography is HARD.

At least it appears to be for Dallas Woodhouse and his grandpa.  That lovable duo was installed via coup to run the NORTH CAROLINA Republican Party. Those two are in charge of all things Republican in NORTH CAROLINA.  Right? Soooooo   — why are they…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: It lives. (Again)

Robbie Ferris and the folks at First Floor Energy Positive are getting another crack at the public cash trough.  With  former House majority leader Mike Hager leading the lobbying effort (and  a whole lot of cash being sprinkled into key Jones Street pockets) their plan…

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#ncga: Fletch flounders

Politics is a lot like business in the real world.  In business, people form relationships with people because they need something from them.  In most cases, those relationships end when that need is satisfied. (Some people, unfortunately, mistake those relationships for honest-to-goodness friendships.)  In politics,…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Politics

NC-13 GOP US House race: Holding campaign NOT coordinating with Holding family

    A SuperPac supporting the election of George Holding to North Carolina’s 13th congressional district seat in the U.S. House has been criticized by his opponent Paul Coble — a fellow Republican — and the newsroom at the N&O.  SuperPACS, under federal campaign finance…