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The ‘Swampetition’: NCGOP chairman candidate Whatley’s firm lobbies FOR solar

  Supporter of NCGOP chairman candidate Michael Whatley like to pass their guy off as just another proponent of offshore drilling.  Well, there’s more to the story:   […] Having interviewed principals at CfA and EPI, I circled back to the Consumer Energy Alliance, hoping…

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Dark-horse NCGOP chairman candidate tied to Pat McCrory, Art Pope political ops

  Michael Whatley seemed to appear out of nowhere.  Touting his ties to the 2016 Trump campaign, he’s promising great things for the NCGOP if they just make him their new chairman.     Well, we found some interesting 2016 reporting by some of the…