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Tillis: ‘Ain’t-skeered-a-no-Rush Limbaugh’!

Our junior US senator popped up in Moore County yesterday.  It was the whole package: the haircut by WeedEater, the dirty hands, and the even more horrid (F-rating from Heritage AND Conservative Review) voting record.  His talk was highlighted by what not many folks would…

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Thilli$$$: Standing up for the “little guy” (from the US Chamber & Mexico)

We just heard Thom Tillis passionately defend “the little guys” over at Goldman Sachs.  Now, check out what he  is up to regarding Trump’s immigration reforms: Business advocates who want to import more foreign consumers and more foreign workers are developing plans to counter President…

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Thilli$: Block funding for Trump’s wall !

Yep.  THAT is our junior US senator offering up advice to his colleagues on Capitol Hill:  […] Tillis also dismissed Trump’s election-winning promise of a border wall, by suggesting that Congress deny funds for construction of a wall or fence along stretches of the border…

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Thilli$$$ LOVE$ him some Goldman Sachs (Cha-ching!)

I once talked with one of Thom and Susan Tillis’s neighbors who told me — in jest, I think — that the best way to get Thom to come see you was to tape a $100 bill to your front door.  We’ve see a lot…

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Burr, Tillis demand MORE foreign workers be imported into US

Having a hard time finding a job?  Your allegedly Republican US senators are not doing a whole lot to help the situation:  Thirty-one Democratic and Republican Senators are asking the Department of Homeland Security to maximize the use of blue-collar outsourcing visas so U.S. companies can…

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Tilli$$$ joins Dems in attacking Trump immigration order

Wow, this didn’t take long.  (And I am sure his buddy down south, Lindsey Graham-nesty, is pleased as punch): Republican U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis Tuesday continued to raise concerns over President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration, joining two Democrats in calling the detention of…

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Tillis bill ANOTHER ‘Gang of Eight’-style amnesty scam

THAT is the verdict that is coming in:  […]Immigration experts like Mark Krikorian with the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) have taken to social media to call out Tillis’ legislation as just another Sen. John McCain-style “Gang of Eight” amnesty bill. The “Gang of Eight”…

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The sellout continues: As Trump fights for a wall, Tilli$$$ brings amnesty to the table

For Susie Tillis’s man, it is ALL about paying back the big donors.  (Taking care of the country takes a distant, distant, distant second.) : A Republican senator is trying to break years of congressional gridlock over immigration with a new plan that would pair…

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#ncpol: Becki, meet Thom.

  Democrats spent DECADES running right over Republican minorities in Raleigh and DC.  Why is it — when Republicans finally get a commanding majority with a mandate from the voters — we’re getting calls from people allegedly on our side to make nice with, hug,…

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Thilli$$$$$: Trump doesn’t REALLY mean it

He’s suffered one beat-down after another following his very public dissing of his very own party’s primary voters and incoming presidents.  But Thom Tillis is sticking with his game plan:  […} Many of Trump’s more bombastic campaign promises will wind up being more rhetoric than…