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NC Dems smack down tranny

Apparently, trannies are A-Okay to take potty breaks with your wives and daughters, but NOT to lead the North Carolina Democrat Party: Hundreds of N.C. Democratic Party leaders from across the state will meet Saturday at Rolesville High School to elect a new chair. The…

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NCGOP: Hayes DONE, King goes to Congress

    The NCGOP convention should be interesting this summer.  Chairman Robin Hayes has announced his plans to not seek reelection to the post.   Vice-chairman Wayne King has taken a position with newly-elected congressman Mark Meadows (R-11th). Former legislator Glen Bradley has announced his…

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Wayne King headed to Congress?

Sources within the staff of Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC-11) are confirming that NCGOP vice-chairman Wayne King has been hired onto the congressman’s staff as a “senior adviser.”   Word is also circulating among state GOP politicos that King will not seek re-election to the state…

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Ready to rumble: King vs. Hayes for NCGOP chairman?

        Yep. That one made me raise an eyebrow, too.  But that is what I am taking from conversations over the last few days with some NCGOP politicos.   I got a kick out of a comment from one of my sources:…

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Reports: Grassroots move against GOP establishment

Quite  a few details are leaking out about the NCGOP executive committee meeting in Cary on Saturday.  The long-rumored ascent of Wayne King to the party chairmanship has been put on hold — FOR NOW.  Party sources for months had been suggesting that NCGOP chairman…

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Shubert: Wayne King meddled in NC GOP’s state auditor primary

      Fern Shubert is not one to mince words.  The former Republican legislator from Union County rocked  many a boat during her tenure on Jones Street.  Besides her legislative service, the conservative pol has run unsuccessfully for governor and for state auditor. Shubert…

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NCGOP vice chair King: “Goldman? Malone? I see nothing! I know nothing!”

What’s been bouncing around the political gossip network for a few years has FINALLY made it to the pages of The N&O.   The NCGOP establishment bent over backwards to force the highly-dubious Debra Goldman on the electorate.  Never mind all the stories about an alleged…

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NCGOP convention delegate says Speaker Tillis, party vice-chair King ‘bullied’ her

        Carteret County Republican activist Jessica Hult had an eye-opening experience as a delegate to the recent NCGOP convention in Greensboro: “I’ve been a delegate to the state convention a number of times.  I’ve been to the national convention. I’ve NEVER had anyone talk to…