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#ncpol: Something about Nora

She registered to vote for the first time in the waning days of the 2018 filing period.  Dallas & Grandpa devoted time, money and sweat equity to helping her fight a Democrat effort to have her removed from the ballot.  Nora Trotman, we were told,…

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#ncga: You KNOW you’re in trouble when …

… the legal fees and other costs expended to get you on the ballot are a bigger number than your campaign’s fundraising totals over two quarters.  That appears to be the story for Senate district 37 challenger Nora Trotman.  Remember her saga?  Democrats pointed out…

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Dallas, his “warm body” get reprieve from state elections board (on a technicality)

It’s amazing.  It’s one of those head-scratching moments like when charges get dismissed against a murderer because a box got left unchecked on the search warrant application: The Bipartisan State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement approved appeals by two Republican primary candidates, reversing decisions…