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#ncga: Stam rebuts, rebukes ACC & NCAA on HB2

Retiring state Rep. Paul “Skip” Stam joins NCGOP communications guru Kami Mueller as the most effective defenders thus far of HB2 against the leftist onslaught.  Stam, an attorney by trade, delivered this verbal spanking via a news release linked to his personal web site: Citing…

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#ncpol: ACC’s move confirms political nature of HB2 “backlash”

HB2 was passed in March.  Here we are in September.  School is back in session. Football season has started up.  And the political campaign season is in the final stretches.  So, here come the NCAA and ACC to get their licks in on the state…

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#ncpol: September Madness

Can’t there be ONE aspect of American society or culture where leftists aren’t trying to cram their sick, sordid beliefs down our throats? We get hit with it in movies and TV shows.  We get it ad nauseum in public schools and on college campuses.  Some…

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#ncpol: November, by the number$

Fundraising reports can tell you a hell of a lot about how November is going to go.  Money helps you organize your efforts.  Money helps you raise your name ID.  It’s rare that the biggest bank account doesn’t make it to the winner’s circle when…

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#ncpol: Floridians betting BIG on Wayne Goodwin

For the second quarter of 2016 (March 1 to June 30), North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin’s campaign reported raising $222,580.23.   Nearly one-third of that amount was given by people tied to Florida-based insurance and health care interests on just four separate days.   On May 7…

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#ncpol: Saving Private McCrory

I have to be honest — the polling so far does not look good for our Republican governor.  It’s been a while since we’ve seen a survey showing him on top.  And those most recent two that did came from his buddies at Civitas. Roy…

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#ncpol: Open up and EAT that early voting!

I’ve been tracking the driveby coverage of the state board of elections meeting today where the  board is voting on each county’s early voting plans.  So far, it appears that Democrats and leftist interest groups are getting every thing they want out of the GOP-controlled…

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The sky is falling! (in 100 years)

THAT is the snake oil Rob n’ Chris’s krazy krew  is pitching:  North Carolina is wilting. On 60 days — two-thirds of the summer — Raleigh-Durham International Airport recorded above-average temperatures, according to Weather Underground.  In the Triangle, 17 of those days have topped 95-plus. This summer is still cooler…

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#ncgov: WHO approved THIS ?????

Governor Pat McCrory’s reelection campaign has provided us with many a face-palm moment.  And yet there’s another one on the horizon.  SOMEBODY in that camp OKed the governor participating in a debate on October 11 moderated by Chuck Todd, host of Meet The Press.  …

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CNN Poll for NC: Trump, Burr in tight races; McCrory losing big to Cooper

We’ve heard from Monmouth.  Now, here comes The Clinton News Network (done August 18-23 among 1009 adults; 912 registered voters, 3.5% MOE): President:  Hillary Clinton outpolls Donald Trump 44-43 percent with Libertarian Gary Johnson pulling 11 percent.  (He WON’T finish that high.)  This race is ANYBODY’s…