Posted in Education Politics

And THESE people are teaching our children …

      Massachusetts is getting quite the reputation for raising the bar on left-wing kookiness.  Just when you think those people couldn’t get any wackier, THEY DO. Apparently, some local school officials in Massachusetts are banning Santa Claus from their classrooms out of religious…

Posted in Bev Perdue Campaign 2012 Media NC State Government NCGOP Politics

Bev’s Christmas going down the drain FAST

            It’s looking like quite a blue Christmas for the Tar Heel State’s boss lady.  According to her friends at the N&O, one of Bev’s appointees has resigned in protest from her crime commission:  One of the state’s district attorneys…

Posted in Bev Perdue Campaign 2012 Law & Order NC State Government NCGOP Pat McCrory Politics

No justice at all in Bev’s veto

    Once again, Ms. Perdue-Eaves is standing in the way of common sense in Raleigh.   Our Boss Lady (til 2012) vetoed the legislature’s repeal of the 2009 Racial Justice Act. The original 2009 legislation, rammed through by a Democrat majority on Jones Street,…

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The Grinch is trying to steal Boss Bev’s Christmas

              Her friends at The N&O are STILL talking about those pesky private airplane flights from 2008 that SOMEHOW never made it onto her campaign report.  Now, Carolina Journal’s indefatigable investigative reporter Don Carrington has found that Boss Bev’s…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Law & Order Media NC legislature NC State Government Politics

The Castle Doctrine kicks in: common sense finally prevails in Raleigh

            Now that the trial lawyers have lost their stranglehold on Jones Street, crime victims and other law-abiding citizens of North Carolina are getting some relief.  Charlotte’s WBTV had the story on November 30: A new state law goes into…

Posted in Bev Perdue Campaign 2012 Congress Kay Hagan Media NCGOP Pat McCrory Politics Republicans Thom Tillis

Will indictment of Boss Bev’s bag man bounce back on Senator Hagan?

Boss Bev’s campaign finance chief was in court yesterday, and WRAL was there: Gov. Beverly Perdue’s former campaign finance chief pleaded guilty Wednesday to obstruction of justice in connection with violations in her 2008 campaign. Peter Anthony Reichard entered an Alford plea, which allows a…

Posted in Education Moore County Politics

Moore County: schools, commissioners set to spar over spending?

As word gets around about the $2 million surplus from last year’s county budget, county leaders are bracing themselves for the stampede of beggars — with palms extended — headed to Carthage.  Many expect the bigwigs at Moore County Public Schools to be at the…

Posted in Bev Perdue Campaign 2012 Economy Media NC legislature

NCSU economist: North Carolina faces long road to recovery

          NC State University economics professor Dr. Mike Walden painted a bleak picture of the state’s economic future during December 1 testimony before the General Assembly’s Joint Economic Committee.  WRAL’s Laura Leslie had the story: State lawmakers looking for ways to…

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Surprise! State BOE opens probe of 2008 Dem complaint against McCrory

          News hit this week about campaign operatives for Boss Bev 2012  being indicted on campaign finance law violations. At the end of the week, we get news that the state Board of Elections is finally getting around to investigating a…

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Et tu, Faison?

  Boss Bev needs to read up on Julius Caesar.  Her current predicament is eerily similar to the one faced by the legendary Roman emperor during his final days in power.  (Nixon, too, by the way.) State Rep. Bill Faison (D-Hillsborough) — a darling of…