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Solar goons, Cooper ramming through Big Brother-ish “Clean Energy Plan”

  It’s been crafted by Cooper allies on the state Utilities Commission — along with some help from some bought-and-paid-for solar goons on Jones Street.  The public is being allowed very little say on the matter. Even though it will have a tremendous impact on…

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#ncga: Senator Perry says he’s NOT a solar goon ( but thinks their cash would smell really, really nice).

  I’m willing to bet the Kinston freshman has been teased mercilessly for being tied politically to his colleague “Loony-Toons” Steinburg.  Here Perry is doing quite a precarious political dance in the pages of Goldsboro’s #1 FREE newspaper:   Our North Carolina economy is powered…

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#ncga: A familiar face from 2012?

Republican Ed Goodwin gave Elaine Marshall a spirited challenge in the 2012 Secretary of State race. Now, it appears Goodwin is eyeing a different route to Raleigh: Eddy Goodwin, a former state ferry director and former Chowan commissioner, says he plans to run for state…

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Regulating Mother Nature

      Nothing coming out of Washington surprises me anymore.  Thanks to our thrice weekly Pulitzer Prize winning local paper here in Moore County,  I learned that the EPA punishes businesses if the exhaust from their operations blows across state lines.  Seriously? Should an…