Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

#NCSEN: Thillis delivers for his donors

Only 62.4 percent of Americans are in the labor force.  THAT is a 38-year low.   Over 94 million people are  not in the labor force.  That means those people do not have jobs and /or are not looking for work. Yet, senators Thom Tillis (R-NC)…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media Mick Mulvaney NCGOP Politics South Carolina

SC’s Mulvaney: amnesty foes ‘absurd,’ ‘stupid’

If you thought things were bad on the north side of the border, take a trip a little ways south to check out alleged Tea Party hero Mick Mulvaney: […] “Here’s the surprise,” the narrator says. “The strategy is to target the hardcore Tea Party…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

#NCSEN: If it looks like amnesthy, and it says ‘hola’ like amnesthy …

*The smartest man to EVER represent North Carolina in the U.S. Senate*™ took a few moments to sit down recently with the fawning stenographers at Charlotte Business Journal.  In the interview, we learned about what a foreign policy whiz he’s become. (Time on The Cornelius…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga [Jeter: Setzer and Jones saw me say NO]

The crazy vote in the House Finance Committee to allow illegal aliens to drive just won’t go away.  With no official tally of yeas and nays, and chairman Bill Brawley’s decision to have members vote by standing or sitting (instead of responding to a roll…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga [MORE on driver licenses]

*SIGH*.  There’s nothing like having your veracity challenged by politicians.  We posted earlier about Republicans selling out the party platform to enable illegal aliens to obtain driver licenses in North Carolina.  Our post included a list of those Republicans compiled by three different sources who…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Politics

#ncga [ House GOP OKs licenses for illegals]

THIS is mind-boggling:  When a bill that would allow immigrants in the United States illegally to obtain limited driving privileges cleared the House Finance Committee Tuesday morning, Gregorio Morales and Carmen Rodriguez were among the folks sitting in the back of the room smiling. Yeah….

Posted in Congress Media NCGOP Politics

Feds dumping Muslim refugees in SC. (Are we next? Or is it already happening?)

South Carolina congressman Trey Gowdy (R) is all over the Obama administration for some immigration monkey business:  Republican Congressman Trey Gowdy’s efforts to shed light on the government’s secretive refugee resettlement program continues to play out in letters between himself and the federal agency responsible…

Posted in Media NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Politics

#ncga House Finance GOPers teaming up with Dems on licenses for illegals

In 2014, the NCGOP platform said THIS:  […] We support the issuance of a driver’s license or state identification card only to those who are lawfully present. […] Here in 2015, we have members of the House GOP majority working with Democrats to issue “restricted” driver…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: A mixed result from Wednesday’s hearings on amnesty bills

A Republican legislator’s bill that would give driver licenses to illegal aliens sailed through a GOP-dominated committee — as did a bill strengthening the requirement  for use of E-Verify background checks by employers:  People living illegally in the U.S. could obtain a driver’s permit in…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: Amnesty foes prepping for Tax Day showdown on Jones Street

On Tax Day, it appears the honorables will be doing some serious pondering about how our state deals with people of questionable citizenship status.  The folks at NCFIRE have been doing yeoman’s work in the fight against the well-funded amnesty hordes. NCFIRE is making an…