Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC State Government NCGOP Politics

Raleigh cartel unleashes on LaPaglia

Some of you may have heard about this Jones+Blount web site.  It’s backed financially by some big Pat McCrory donors and staffed by some former McCrory aides.   It’s literally “state-run media.”  The site gives you the propaganda the McCrory administration and the Raleigh cartel…

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#ncpol: It’s gettin’ NASTY out there.

It was cold in Pinehurst Thursday night, but there was a lot of heat in the forum for Council of State candidates.  So much, in fact, that the fire alarms went off near the end of the affair.  The two races that appear to be…

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#ncpol: Outsiders jumping into GOP races for Secretary of State, Agriculture Commissioner

It appears the #DaoudCrowd is going to have some company in the GOP primary for secretary of state. Durham businesman Michael LaPaglia (R) is tossing his hat into the ring for the opportunity to take on ‘Occupy Elaine’ in November. LaPaglia is a consultant for…