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Repeat after me: Mo’ Money, Mo’ Money, Mo’ Money … (C’mon! Everybody!)

The drumbeat continues.  Local governments and their lobbyists are gung-ho on the idea of digging deeper into our already ravaged wallets.  They’ve been spinning us for days now about how the mean ol’ GOP in Raleigh has hurt them financially.  I’m not hearing a peep…

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#ncga: A ploy to ratchet up state spending?

  I stumbled across something interesting yesterday while nosing through cyberspace.  State Rep. David Lewis (R-Harnett) released some documentation for the legislature’s Revenue Laws Committee meeting yesterday.  (Even though they are out of session, the “honorables” are still poking around and making mischief.)  As you…