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‘Lesser of Two Evils’: Surprising number of women sticking with Cunningham over Tillis

  I’ve talked with some political professionals this past week and they tell me there is not much in the way of truly undecided voters at the top of the ballot (president, senator, governor).  Republicans have been licking their chops over L’affaire Cunningham — convinced…

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Is Cunningham being stalked, blackmailed?

  Once again,  I am completely disgusted by BOTH major party candidates in our state’s November US Senate race.  I think we lose if either of these two wins the seat.   The media and the political class want us to believe Cal Cunningham is…

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News Flash: The Internet is FOREVER.

  Try scrubbing a certain piece of information from cyberspace.   Good luck.  There are so many screenshots, links, and the like out there.  The minute you type something into a web browser, or a email program or chat program (and hit send)  it’s OUT…

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As the elections board turns ….

        It would seem that the biggest excitement from Campaign ’20 is emanating from within the walls of the North Carolina State Board of Elections.  The GOP members of the board have resigned in protest.  The rules for  absentee ballots got changed…

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Bishop joins the elections fray

    Ninth district congressman Dan Bishop, himself elected in the wake of allegations of ballot mischief, is following Dan Forest’s lead in seeking help from DC:   Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) issued the following statement on the ‘settlement’ announced yesterday among Democrat litigants to…

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Tillis, Burr, and other NCGOPers push for MORE migrant workers

      We get ads from NFIB claiming Thom Tillis is “fighting to save North Carolina jobs” and then we hear THIS:   A few months before mass joblessness hit the United States, spurred by the Chinese coronavirus crisis, a number of House and…

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Greg Murphy for GOVERNOR ???

      I’ve been around politics for a while.  In this game, rumors are as bountiful as pine straw in my neck of the woods.  Though, sometimes they do pan out.   Dr. Greg Murphy of Greenville has been quite the rising star.  He…

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Mark Harris: CLEARED !!!

      It took long enough.  In the wake of that 2018 nail-biter of an election in the 9th congressional district,  a coalition of foaming-at-the-mouth drive-by media, sore-loser Democrats, and establishment Republicans teamed up to slander Mark Harris (R) and reverse the election results….

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Problems may be getting BIGGER for Richard Burr

      We’ve told you about the FBI seizing his phone,  the insider trading allegations, and all that.   Now, it appears our senior US senator may be entangled in a possible gambling scandal:   News that Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) may have acted…

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Tillis 2020 re-elect campaign lifts strategy from failed 2017 VA GOP governor effort

    Hey, if you’re going to copy someone,  make sure it’s someone who suffered the worst beat-down in the state’s political history:   Sen. Thom Tillis’ (R-NC) campaign spokesman acknowledged on Friday that he had copied large portions of a general election strategy memo…