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#ncga: Ferry Transportation Authorities (Why?)

Ferries are important modes of transportation for many of our state’s coastal residents. The NCDOT ferry division has been overseeing these ferry operations for years. Now, here come the honorables on Jones Street — namely, Senator Bill Rabon of Southport —  creating  whole new state…

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#ncga: Gettin’ kinda mealy-mouthed on tolling?

The state of North Carolina has been shoving tolls down the throats of the residents of northern Mecklenburg County for three years. The bureaucrats and politicians have beaten back any and every grassroots attempt to thwart the Mecklenburg tolls. But get a load of the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Media NC legislature Politics

The Stupid Party rears its head in Raleigh

Columnist George Will coined the phrase “The Stupid Party” to refer to Republicans who run away from winning conservative principles and sign on to more of the same ruling class, bureaucratic nonsense.  Well, it appears The Stupid Party is alive and well in the GOP-controlled…