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#ncga: Speaker Timmy making his move at UNC ???

The dust still hasn’t settled on UNC President Margaret Spellings’s decision to step down from the top job at the state’s university system. Word is spreading hot-and-heavy that House speaker Tim Moore is seeking to slide his old classmate, pal, chief of staff, and fellow…

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Being an F.O.T (Friend Of Timmy) pay$$$$$ …

It’s good to be a Friend Of Timmy™. Clayton Somers should know.  He is the Democrat operative hired to be the Republican speaker’s chief of staff over on Jones Street.  But he’s moving on up like George and Weezie.  In January, a position was created…

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#ncga: Speaker Timmy’s Employment Service

That’s right! Just throw him a few solids, and the little guy from King’s Mountain will hook you up with the taxpayer-funded daytime preoccupation of your choice.  (Even if he has to CREATE it out of thin air.) Well, wonders never cease.  Colon Campbell has…

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#ncga: Speaker Moore’s new right hand man? A Dem.

Thom Tillis’s chief of staff enjoyed cavorting with lobbyists of the female persuasion.  New speaker Tim Moore’s chief of staff apparently likes cavorting with the Democrats.   Moore has tapped Clayton Somers of Chapel Hill to run things for him in the speaker’s office.  Until…