Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

#ncga: ONE more?

Jimmy Dixon (R-Duplin) is chairman of the House Agriculture committee and vice-chairman of the House Appropriations Committee.  He’s a powerful guy who gets a lot of attention from folks with business in front of The General Assembly.  He, like his colleagues Messrs. Moore, Saine, and…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncpol #ncga: Filing for reelection while the subject of a criminal probe. (Classy.)

Yessirree. The King RINO himself — state senator Fletcher Hartsell — has filed for reelection.  When we last heard from ol’ Fletch, it was June and he was getting himself RE-ferred to a prosecutor by the state board of elections.   Outgoing state board chairman…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC legislature Politics

#ncga: Compliance is HARD.

We know all about senator Fletcher Hartsell.  We’ve seen the video and copy detailing speaker Tim Moore’s campaign finance reporting challenges.  We also saw state Rep. Kelly Hastings paying himself and his wife quite a bit out of his campaign fund.  Now, we learn that…

Posted in campaign 2014 Congress Economy Mark Harris Media NCGOP Politics

#NCSEN: Baptist Church, Harris campaign intersect. (NO Robin Hayes money?)

        We took a look at Thom Tillis’s money in a previous post.  Now, let’s look at the financial doings of Charlotte pastor-turned-candidate Mark Harris. (Click graphic below to enlarge.) Two things that jump out at me: (1) multiple intersections of the…