Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Richard Burr Thom Tillis

ONLY TWO U.S. senators willing to stand and fight against Planned Parenthood funding? (None named Tillis or Burr.)

This is hard to believe.  Especially after we all saw those horrid baby-parts-peddling videos exposing Planned Parenthood for what it really is.   The following letter was sent to Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell:  The Honorable Mitch McConnell Majority Leader, U.S. Senate Capitol Building Washington…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress David Rouzer Media NCGOP Politics

#ncpol NC-07: Mr. Rouzer, I do believe your pants are on fire.

It’s a shame that outright bald-faced lies are so plentiful in politics.  Occasionally, though, some lies surface that are so outrageous that we just have to highlight them for our dear readers. A few months back, some Members of Congress sent the following letter to…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

Open Up and say Aah-mnibus !!!

There’s been a lot of anger about these year-end omnibus bills that keep getting shoved down our throats by the *conservative revolution* in Congress.  A lot of those *honorables* — quite a few Republicans elected with Tea Party support, to boot — have been spinning…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress David Rouzer Media NCGOP Patrick McHenry Politics Renee Ellmers

Dems– STILL the minority — celebrate their Omnibus victory

Hear it in their own words:  […] The Democrats’ victory, and Republican Ryan’s defeat, was garishly displayed when his omnibus got more Democratic votes in the House and in the Senate than it got Republican votes. “I said I would not accept a lot of…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics Richard Burr Thom Tillis

#NCSEN: Tillis, Burr split on Omnibus spending orgy

The travesty that got started in the House has been completed in the Republican Senate.  By a vote of 65-33, a $1.1 TRILLION spending orgy has passed and is headed to Barry Obama for his John Hancock. In a move — * I am sure*…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress David Rouzer George Holding Mark Meadows Media NCGOP Patrick McHenry Politics Renee Ellmers

The omnibus: Bleeding us dry. Lying to our faces. Killing our country.

It’s $1.1 trillion dollars.  It’s 2009 pages.  It was written by FOUR lawmakers and a bunch of lobbyists.   Politicians like Renee Ellmers want to sell it as a great “tax cut”’ package.  (But there are credits, not cuts. And ObamaCare-related taxes are postponed a…