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#ncga: A half-@$$ed Nelson causing A GOPe panic

The SS Nelson Dollar is taking on water, and the Wake County GOPe is working this very night — at precinct meetings — to bail it out.  Here’s ONE example:  Nelson’s “leadership”‘?  Let’s see.  He wanted to spend ONE BILLION DOLLARS MORE than what the…

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NCGOP funding Nelson Dollar in primary

Yep. That is what the Cary Republican and House Appropriations Committee chairman’s campaign report (pg. 6) says: Interesting.  Filing for the primary was slated to begin in early December.  Why not wait to see if he drew an opponent?  (Word on the street, even then,…

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#ncga: Putting your DOLLARs where your mouth is?

Mark Villee, like a lot of us, takes exception to his character being assailed.  The Republican challenger to state Rep. Nelson Dollar (R-Cary) was recently described as “desperate” and a ”lying” in a television ad produced by the Dollar campaign. Dollar’s ad was in response…

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#ncga: A Dollar meltdown?

I had the benefit of learning politics at an early age from a very wise, very successful political ‘boss.’  Two of the more important things he taught me?  (1) The minute an incumbent attacks a challenger personally, that indicates the incumbent feels threatened.  (2) Never,…