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Could ACC’s HB2 move bring IRS problems for league?

Federal tax filings indicate that the Atlantic Coast Conference has 501(3)(c) tax-exempt status. As we all know, the ACC’s Council of Presidents voted to pull all neutral-site conference competitions from the state of North Carolina while HB2 is still law. For the record, the North…

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#ncga: Stam rebuts, rebukes ACC & NCAA on HB2

Retiring state Rep. Paul “Skip” Stam joins NCGOP communications guru Kami Mueller as the most effective defenders thus far of HB2 against the leftist onslaught.  Stam, an attorney by trade, delivered this verbal spanking via a news release linked to his personal web site: Citing…

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#ncpol: ACC’s move confirms political nature of HB2 “backlash”

HB2 was passed in March.  Here we are in September.  School is back in session. Football season has started up.  And the political campaign season is in the final stretches.  So, here come the NCAA and ACC to get their licks in on the state…

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#ncpol: September Madness

Can’t there be ONE aspect of American society or culture where leftists aren’t trying to cram their sick, sordid beliefs down our throats? We get hit with it in movies and TV shows.  We get it ad nauseum in public schools and on college campuses.  Some…

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Another federal judge, another slap at North Carolina

A George W. Bush appointee on the federal bench has ordered the University of North Carolina to STOP enforcing gender-segregation of locker rooms and bathrooms:  […] A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked the University of North Carolina from enforcing the state’s so-called “bathroom bill”…

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Readin’, ritin’, ‘rithmetic and — THE GENDER UNICORN!

Forget about Big Bird, Cookie Monster and Barney.  There is a NEW cute, cuddly beast ready to educate and entertain your young ones. Yes, it’s Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ “Gender Unicorn” — aimed at helping educate everyone about the, um, mysteries of gender.  Here he  she, um, IT…

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Give me BACK my sports.

They’ve got the driveby media, public education, science, government, BIG business, and are tightening their grip the American male’s most cherished treasure — SPORTS.  For years, there was nothing like crashing in front of the TV with the guys amidst heaps of adult beverages and…

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#ncga: Pouring water on a grease fire

The anti-HB2 hysteria was flaming out.  The concert boycott announcements were dwindling down to nothing.  All the NCGOPe had to do was keep sticking to its guns and stay focused on November.  But, no, John Hood, Art Pope and the uptown Charlotte crowd had to…

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#ncga: Meanwhile, Inside the caucus room …

The word I am hearing — from folks inside the joint House-Senate GOP confab with the governor — is about dramatic contrasts.  Gov. McCrory and the House leadership were passionately arguing for changes to HB2.  Senators, on the other hand, sat there coldly, but respectfully,…

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#ncga: Tweaking the HB2 tweak

Once again, I’ve got MAIL: From: Rep. Chuck McGrady Sent: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 12:50 PM To: @House/Republican/Members Subject: New Bill Consistent with the discussion that has occurred in the Joint Caucus, we’ll be circulating a new bill shortly with reworks a few provisions consistent…