Posted in NC legislature NCGOP

#ncga: Eat your veggies. (The honorables ARE watching.)

We’ve all seen those weepy commercials about “food deserts” — geographic areas where folks apparently can’t get access to the kind of stuff you find in Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, or The Fresh Market. Well, the honorables on Jones Street appear poised to start subsidizing…

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Selfie-Gate: Pajama Boy & co. strike again in Wake County

This Wake County School  Board is a real piece of work.  Over 60 percent of high school graduates in North Carolina who enroll in community colleges take at least TWO remedial classes.  The Wake County School Board is addressing this dilemma by establishing an “Office…

Posted in Economy NC State Government

Food Policy: Gov’t ratcheting up effort to control what goes in your mouth, on your plate

Michelle Obama has been working overtime from DC to make school lunches even more unbearable. She’s apparently inspired statists from sea to shining sea to increase their meddling in the arena of all things edible.Government-organized and funded  ”Food Policy Councils” are popping up across the country and…

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We are the government. We know better than you. Shut up. Sit down.

Haywood County is a quiet little place off the beaten path in western North Carolina.  But a lively group of grassroots activists is raising a ruckus that has the political establishment there absolutely rattled. We heard previously about the county’s emergency management ordinance which gives…

Posted in Congress Media

Monkey Business Alert: “diversity mapping” and “geospatial discrimination”

Sure, those terms sound like something from a George Orwell or Ayn Rand novel.  But unfortunately, they are very real. The Future of Freedom Foundation fills us in on the latest antics by Big Brother in DC:  A new type of social engineering is poised…

Posted in campaign 2014 Media Politics

Rand & Orwell looking prophetic: Dare to Question Authority, and Big Govt Lashes Out

Dinesh D’Souza produced a great documentary about the life of Barry Obama.  For doing the work the drive-by media should have done in 2008, D’Souza got hit with public leaks about his marital troubles and a federal indictment. At this site, we’ve ruffled our fair…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media NC legislature NCGOP Pat McCrory Politics

Will Big Government Republicans scam conservative voters ONE MORE TIME?

      In 1994’s Contract With America, U.S. House Republicans pledged to eliminate 95 federal programs.  By 2010, according to The Cato Institute, spending on those particular 95 programs had GROWN by 13 percent.  Andrew McCarthy, writing in National Review, tells us that the…