Posted in campaign 2020 Congress Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

Will ‘Lady Parts!’ become the rallying cry for the GOPe in 2020?

  (I always thought ‘lower taxes’ and ‘less government’ and ‘kill the bill’ were more effective at election time. But, I digress.)   The drive-by media and their Democrat handlers have long championed the importance of quotas and the compartmentalization of people.  The GOP supposedly…

Posted in campaign 2018 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

GOPe hasn’t learned ONE THING from 11/6. (Where do we go from here?)

DC Republicans lost their House majority.  So, how did they respond?  They elected Kevin McCarthy (R-California) as their leader for the next session of Congress.  Yep, the same ol’ Kevin Mac who lead them through the disastrous Boehner regime and right up through the 11/6/18…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

GOPe sandbagging Trump here in the home stretch?

Everybody has their conspiracy theories.  Trump is talking up the “rigged” election meme.   Reports have come out suggesting that big donors are telling the RNC to back off of Trump and focus on Congress.  Word has come out that John Kasich’s organization in Ohio is…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

Is GOPe buying into liberal ‘gun control’ spin in wake of Orlando?

That’s what it freakin’ LOOKS like:  A key Republican and Democrat in the Senate are attempting to find a bipartisan compromise on gun control legislation that would make it harder for people on the federal terror watch list to purchase firearms or explosives. Senate Majority…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC legislature NC State Government NCGOP Politics

Want to beat them? Learn their rules. Play their game.

Back in the day, when I worked on the Hill for Senator Helms, he was practically all by himself battling for the conservative cause.  The GOP was a distinct minority in the Senate. Bob Dole and Alan Simpson were the Republican leaders. You get the…