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#ncga: Jones Street pressure sent Decker packing

The governor’s office is spinning commerce secretary Sharon Decker’s resignation as a chance for her to seek bigger and better opportunities. But a well-placed source of mine from Jones Street says the honorables sent a loud-and-clear message to Team McCrory on Blount Street that Madame…

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Mainstream media continues with John Skvarla’s colonoscopy

Do you remember the name of Bev Perdue’s DENR secretary?  His name was Dee Freeman.   Search for him on Google, and you get a total of TWO mainstream media stories — arguably softballs — on the first page.  Try the same thing with Pat McCrory’s…

Posted in DENR Media Moore County NC State Government Politics

Skvarla @ DENR: So far, so good

      The developments so far  at DENR — and the ensuing reaction of the loony left and its media allies — are starting to give me some hope for Team Pat in Raleigh. John Frank at The N&O is sounding the alarm about…

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The Skvarla Method: Defining Yourself Before the Dems and Media do it for you

The MSM and their Democrat allies are getting really worked up over Governor-elect Pat’s appointees — and we’re still A WEEK or so away from the inauguration.  It sure would have been nice to see this kind of examination of Jim Hunt, Mike Easley, or…