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NC-09: Dan & Stony, a budding bro-mance

  The fireworks in the special election for the Ninth Congressional District seem to be relegated to the campaigns of Union County commissioner Stony Rushing (R) and state senator Dan Bishop (R-Charlotte).   Early voting is already underway.  Election day is May 14.   What…

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NC-09: Club For Growth money flows toward Stony Rushing

  The DC-based Club For Growth made its voice heard in our state in this election cycle by backing Republican Celeste Cairns in the Third Congressional District primary.     Now, it appears the Club is making some noise in the Ninth Congressional District.  According…

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NC-09: So far, it’s ALL Stony.

  It’s one thing to talk about running for Congress.  It’s another to step up, pay the filing fee, and sign on the dotted line.  The first day of filing in the Ninth District do-over got started today.  Union County board of commissioners chairman Stony…

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Did NCGOP attorney aid / abet leftist hit on GOP congressional candidate?

  It sure looks like that. Social media is alive with buzz about an article in  Popular Information, a new website helmed by various and sundry alumni of the Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama political machines.    The target of the article?  Union County commissioner…

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NC-09: Team Soros, Team Hillary, Team Obama & WRAL come after Stony Rushing

  I don’t know much about this guy.  But I’m starting to like him more and more.  He certainly has ALL the right enemies gunning  for him.  (And he doesn’t appear shy about punching back at them.) Lefties will gladly tell you WHO scares them…

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NC-09: Surveying the post-Harris field

  Mark Harris has learned a painful lesson. After his 2014 loss in the US Senate primary, Harris decided to be a team player and campaign for nominee Thom Tillis.  While 2014 conservative standard-bearer Greg Brannon told them all to ‘pound sand,’ and went on…