Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Campaign 2012: “No Turn Left Un-Stoned” @ Moore County LWV candidate forum

Listening to politicians making campaign speeches is tough  — especially for two hours straight.  But THAT is what your fearless blogger did for you Thursday night in Pinehurst at the Moore County League of Women Voters candidate forum.  While you folks did much more productive…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Is Tim Lea playing TOO nice with Democrats?

I never cease to be amazed by some of the things said and done by allegedly Republican Moore County commissioner Tim Lea. For the last several months, Lea has been engaged in guerrilla warfare against his fellow commissioners –attempting to set them up and publicly…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

Campaign 2012: Picerno REALLY gets to ‘Meet The Press’

      County Commissioner Nick Picerno, as a conservative Republican officeholder, knew coming into the job that he’d be engaging in combat with the mainstream media.  I’m sure he never expected to be literally running for re-election against the media. Ellen Marcus, a former…