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Leading like a BOSS

    Last night, President Trump put the criminal class on notice that patty-cake was officially OVER:   President Trump said during a statement in the Rose Garden on Monday that he is taking “immediate action” to mobilize “all available federal resources” to stop riots…

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Riots and Economic Ruin: Welcome to The Roy Cooper Era

    The drive-by media appears to take great pleasure in regaling us with tales of alleged,  purported racism. They seem to have quite a bit of fun stoking anger in black people and scaring the hell out of white people.  But the fun starts…

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#ncga: Senate Dems’ #MeToo moment?

    We’ve told you wild stories about the goings-on in the GOP caucus room.   Now it appears things get just as rowdy on the other side of the aisle.   Clarence Thomas and Brett Kavanaugh are just two examples of GOP nominees who…

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#ncga: House GOP aiding-and-abetting Dem vote-by-mail scheme

      This will be one more example state Republicans can reflect on when they find themselves in the General Assembly’s minority after November.  Democrats and all kinds of liberal special interests have been hollering for more voting-by-mail, and it appears House Republicans are…

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Folwell: Cooper needs to do “the right thing”

      Tyrrell County is one of the state’s more impoverished localities.  The county, and the city of Columbia,  committed to 40 years of debt to build and supply water and sewer to a local industry and a prison facility.  The industry has shut…

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Cooper admin sends sick inmates to clean state offices

    We told you earlier about Roy Cooper’s burgeoning reputation as the ‘mismanagement’ governor.  Here’s one more doozy to add to the ever-expanding list of supporting evidence  demonstrating the appropriateness of that nickname:   On March 25, North Carolina officials announced that they were…

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Vultures already circling Richard Burr? (TIMMY for Senate ???)

    Things are looking rough for US senator Richard Burr.  The FBI is paying a lot of attention to him.  (They have his iPhone, as well.). He’s lost his committee chairmanship.     If, for some reason, Richard Burr were to leave office early…

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Forest sees potential monkey business in state elections board request

    Lt.  Gov Dan Forest sounded the alarm today.  And the way he tells it, things don’t sound good:   “Tomorrow, the Democrat-controlled State Board of Elections will ask the Rules Review Commission for unprecedented power to alter election rules to their benefit. If approved, these measures would let…

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Even DC can see Jones Street’s leftward drift

      We’ve had Republican majorities in the General Assembly since 2010.   However,  we should keep reminding ourselves that the terms “Republican” and “conservative” are becoming more and more mutually exclusive.     The DC-based American Conservative Union (ACU) — always a dependable…

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Lockdown blowback?

    The folks on the left side of the aisle love to think they are smarter than us — that they know what’s best for us.  Roy Cooper and his team have put the state’s economy in a stranglehold since March — all in…