Posted in campaign 2018 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: The NC Republican Senatorial Committee and the SD-25 GOP primary

Remember those “affiliated party committees”? They got rammed through Jones Street in response to the election of Hasan Harnett to the NCGOP chairmanship.  *Can’t have the unwashed Tea Party hordes getting their hands on all that shakedown moolah!* The GOP senators took all of their…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

The man behind THOSE fliers @ NCGOP convention steps forward, firing from both barrels

          Todd Bennett of Farmville says NCGOP leaders interrogating and intimidating people about fliers passed out at the state GOP convention need to come see him:   “I did not write the flier.  It was emailed to me by a dear…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

NCGOP flier hubbub won’t die: Beaufort GOP leader criticizes state party leaders, demands apology

    In comments posted to the Beaufort County Now web site, Beaufort County GOP chairman Charles Hickman is criticizing state GOP leaders and demanding they apologize to activists from his county who were reportedly confronted in an aggressive manner at the recent state party…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NCGOP Pat McCrory Politics

NCGOP lawyering up against party activists?

2012 is really turning out to be the Year of The Lawyer in North Carolina politics.  First, we have the Pat McCrory campaign lawyering up to sue a Democrat PAC and WTVD Newschannel11 over a campaign ad.  Then, we get a complaint filed by lawyers…