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Calling the Guv’s bluff: LIVE from Raleigh — It’s The Council of State.

    Most people don’t know much about The Council of State.  It is a state government body composed of all of the state officials who are elected statewide —  governor, lt. governor, auditor, attorney general, secretary of state, DPI superintendent, treasurer, and the commissioners…

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When Dale Folwell says ‘Jump!’ …

    I’m starting to see an interesting pattern here.   State treasurer Dale Folwell  (R) publicly complains about someone or something in the Cooper administration.  A short time later,  Team Cooper responds with an action pretty doggone close to what Folwell wanted fixed.  …

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Antifa, BLM storm, disrupt ‘Back The Blue’ rally in Charlotte

    “Peaceful protesters.”  Let the drive-by liars keep spinning their yarns.   This time, we have exclusive video.  (CAUTION:  THE VIDEO CONTAINS PROFANE LANGUAGE.)   This past Saturday,  a group of activists and some area clergy gathered in Charlotte’s Marshall Park to pay tribute…

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Campaign polling ???????

    Yes, indeed.  Perhaps it’s time to interrupt the wall-to-wall COVID talk to remind ourselves there is a pretty big election coming up in a few months.  Cardinal Point Analytics of Raleigh conducted some phone polling of likely North Carolina voters between July 13…

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Greg Murphy for GOVERNOR ???

      I’ve been around politics for a while.  In this game, rumors are as bountiful as pine straw in my neck of the woods.  Though, sometimes they do pan out.   Dr. Greg Murphy of Greenville has been quite the rising star.  He…

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Mark Harris is cleared, but ARE Josh Malcolm and state elections officials?

      The hubbub following the 2018 congressional election in NC-09 is now starting to look more like a ruse by a bipartisan cabal unhappy with the election results than a serious offensive against election fraud.  Wild allegations were tossed around, and the drive-by…

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Doubling down and Gettin’ all WOKE at Vidant

    (*And there’s not one whiff / ounce of anesthesia involved.*). We told you earlier about the 16 “Bridge-Building Tips” that Vidant Health distributed to their employees.  (*You remember — things like letting “people of color” “cuss you out” and buying dinner for every…

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State treasurer tells Gov. Cooper to clean up HIS mess at NCDOT

    Governor Roy Cooper and his cronies have established a pattern of mocking Dale Folwell, but then doing what he tells them to do.    It appears the treasurer has one more important task for Governor Doofus and his pals:   In the interest…

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Mark Harris: CLEARED !!!

      It took long enough.  In the wake of that 2018 nail-biter of an election in the 9th congressional district,  a coalition of foaming-at-the-mouth drive-by media, sore-loser Democrats, and establishment Republicans teamed up to slander Mark Harris (R) and reverse the election results….

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Problems may be getting BIGGER for Richard Burr

      We’ve told you about the FBI seizing his phone,  the insider trading allegations, and all that.   Now, it appears our senior US senator may be entangled in a possible gambling scandal:   News that Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) may have acted…