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Will SC voters MACE Lindsey Graham?

    Tea Partiers in The Carolinas have an opportunity to make a forceful statement in the  2014 GOP primaries for US Senate.  In North Carolina,  they have a champion in the form of Greg Brannon . In South Carolina,  Nancy Mace — the first female…

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FreedomWorks rates Carolinas lawmakers in DC

    FreedomWorks — one of the Tea Party’s vanguards — has released its latest scorecards evaluating lawmakers on how they vote in terms of the limited government agenda. Lawmakers were assigned percentage-based scores ranging from 1(liberal) to 100 (perfect conservative). Virginia Foxx and Patrick…

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‘Naw, occifer. I’m not drunk. I’m a legislator. With a rock in my shoe.’

      If you’ve ever wondered about some of the pure craziness that comes out of the legislatures here in the Carolinas — the latest saga involving SC Democrat state Rep. Ted Vick may offer a clue: A South Carolina state representative has been…

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SC: Sanford opponent’s mug shot, arrest record, and divorce details emerge

      The political establishment and the national media have decided to make the special election for the First Congressional District ALL ABOUT Mark Sanford’s personal life.  The good folks — and kindred spirits — at FitsNews.com, south of the border,  have found that Democrat…

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SC shows NC, nat’l GOP how it’s done

          South Carolina legislators have passed a law making it a crime for anyone in The Palmetto State to enforce the implementation of ObamaCare: The South Carolina state House passed a bill Wednesday that declares President Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable  Care Act…

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Bigger problem: GOP establishment or Mark Sanford?

  The GOP establishment never ceases to amaze me.  These people hear the mainstream media and the lefties make some outrageous claim (i.e., Repubs are anti-women, anti-black, anti-Hispanic, anti-gay, anti-poor, anti-elderly), accept that premise as FACT, toss aside the conservative platform,  and then start panicking…

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Attacks from outsiders COULD AID Mark Sanford’s return to DC

A political chain reaction was set off earlier this year, south of our southern border, when Jim DeMint resigned from the US Senate and was replaced by congressman Tim Scott.   Scott’s Charleston-based seat came up for grabs in a special election.  Two candidates —…

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Kicking the taxpayers,the country, the economy — AND the can — down the road a little further

Instead of DOING their constitutionally-mandated job of passing a budget, the GOP-dominated House has decided to play along with the Ruling Class’s never-ending cycle of continuing resolutions — guaranteeing another “crisis” at the end of September. The continuing resolution supposedly keeps the spending cuts (really…

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SC state govt shows HOW to FIGHT ObamaCare

  On Wednesday,  grassroots activists will be rallying in Raleigh to pressure legislators to block implementation of ObamaCare in North Carolina.  Our neighbors to the South will be making some noise ONE DAY EARLIER in Columbia. On Tuesday, at 1 PM, there will be a…

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Jim DeMint moves on

    US Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) caught us all off guard with his announcement today about resigning his seat and taking over the presidency of The Heritage Foundation.   For years now, DeMint has been THE VOICE of common sense conservatism in The US…