Posted in Media NCGOP Politics

#ncga: Jimmy and the pigs

No, that’s not an Elton John classic.  Or a new NBC sitcom.   The lefty praetorian guard over at IndyWeek is accusing our old, um, *pal* Jimmy Dixon of protecting dirty hogs and campaign donors at the expense of poor black folks:  State Representative Jimmy…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Media Politics Renee Ellmers

What happens in Vegas doesn’t always stay in Vegas

    I’ve continued my perusal of Renee Ellmers’s campaign finance report.   Check it out HERE (specifically p.94).  It appears that her reelection campaign fund picked up the tab for “food and beverage” on March 21 and March 24  at The Palazzo in fabulous…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Economy Media Moore County Politics

Ellmers enjoys another FIVE-DIAMOND getaway thanks to her campaign fund (stocked mostly with lobbyist dinero)

  While our state and nation’s economies tank — while the unemployment rolls grow — while families are struggling to pay their bills — congresswoman Renee Ellmers  has enjoyed yet another campaign-funded getaway to the FIVE-DIAMOND Stein Erikson Lodge in Park City, Utah.  (This is…