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#ncga MOLES: Senate Rs, House Rs sharply divided on HB2 repeal

House Republicans caucused late into the night Wednesday as the NCAA ultimatum loomed.  Folks in the room tell this site that House Republicans are evenly divided on the question of repealing HB2.  But Speaker Timmy and his team are still planning to take the repeal…

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#ncga: ‘Captain Hissy-Fit’ gives us LOTSA free publicity. (*Thanks!*)

“[…] They go back to scoring political points to satisfy the base so that The Daily Haymaker will have something nice to say about them.[…]” —  NC House minority leader Darren Jackson (D-Wake)  ________________ Oh, how the potty turns.  The latest twist in the HB2…

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Economics is HARD for the AP, too.

The AP is learning the same hard lessons The N&O is taking on.  It’s tough to try and explain this economics stuff to your dwindling readership.  Those geniuses are convinced HB2 is breaking our bank here in ol’ N-C: Despite Republican assurances that North Carolina’s…

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SCOTUS’s Justice Ginsburg: Men, women different (so they require privacy in facilities)

That doesn’t sound like such a profound statement.  But in this age of gender fluidity and HB2 hysteria, it is earth-shattering when it comes from a heroine of the loony left that is screaming at the top of their lungs about North Carolina’s efforts to…

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#ncga: Tim Moore’s utterances have expiration dates

In December, House Speaker Tim Moore promised his caucus that no HB2 repeal bills would come to the floor without a majority vote within the GOP caucus.  In February, Speaker Timmy swore to his troops that he was not involved in secret meetings with Democrats…

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#ncga MOLES: Senate Rs ready to knife Lt. Dan in the back

At least THAT is what Speaker Timmy is telling his ready-to-mutiny troops in the House Republican Caucus.  Ever since our story about David Lewis’s not-so-secret tea party / arm-twisting session, things have been quite testy among the members of the House’s majority.  Battered wife syndrome…

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Lefty crybaby snowflakes TRY to rain on our March Madness parade

HB2 cost Duke an NCAA tournament win.  THAT is the nonsense being peddled by the lefty sports media.  It’s not enough they have to fill political news, movies and TV with lefty crap.  They have to shove it down our throats during our sporting events,…

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WHY is Dan Forest in Texas?

The drive by media has all the glorious details from Austin:  North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest lent his support Monday to Texas officials backing legislation to restrict access to public bathrooms in that state. Forest appeared at a news conference in Austin with his…

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Drop-kick Mark Binker to the planet Krypton and I’ll create ONE GAJILLION JOBS!

Yessirree.  You read that right.  That’s one gajillion.  (Yes, Miz Leslie WILL have to remove her Doc Martens in order to count that high.) Here’s North Carolina’s leading fake news / lefty propaganda outlet:  Sources familiar with plans for a major economic development told WRAL News…

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(Surrender? Compromise? Comp-render?) Tap-dancing in the dark.

Nope, that’s not the Bruce Springsteen tune from the 80s.  It’s what John Hood, Raleigh’s Mr. Conservative and Renfield to one Mr. Art Pope, is doing these days:  Modern American conservatism weaves several strands of thought — constitutionally limited government, free-market economics, time-honored virtues, and…