Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

It’s a GREAT DAY to make some women cry …

The NCGOP effort to play up the DOT Auto-Pen McScandal  took a turn for the worst today.  For their efforts, GOP senators earned media coverage featuring full color photos of crying women and sound bytes from legislators berating said women. (Awfully nice PR work, guys,…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Democrats Media Politics

Woman behaving badly too at NC Dem HQ?

  The N&O’s political ace John Frank is reporting via Twitter that the state Democrat Party 1st vice-chairman, who would succeed chairman David Parker if he is forced out, has a “lengthy” record of bad check charges.  According to Frank, that criminal record would not…

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While NCGOP HQ sleeps, NCDP HQ ‘rides dirty’ …

        Once again, The N&O gets scooped by Civitas and The Daily Caller in their own backyard.   The North Carolina Democrat Party leadership is being rocked by reports of a male-on-male sex harassment scandal and payments of hush money within its…

Posted in Campaign 2011 Campaign 2012 Media Politics South Carolina

Former S.C. First Lady speaks out on Herman Cain and media’s scandal fixation

    Jenny Sanford was speaking from experience when she penned her op-ed that appeared Thursday in Columbia’s State newspaper.  She was The Palmetto State’s first lady when her now ex-husband, then-Gov. Mark Sanford, was caught covering up an extramarital affair.  Ms. Sanford has seen…