Posted in campaign 2018 Media NCGOP Politics

The tale of the campaign report …

One could pick up some interesting insights by examining outgoing Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jackson’s third quarter campaign report: The Jackson campaign reported raising $180,362.80. The campaign’s expenditures totaled $283,353.36. Of that expenditure total, they reported spending $219,451 with an Alexandria, VA-based firm called American Media…

Posted in campaign 2018 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: TWO MORE justices?

I am hearing from sources inside and outside the legislative building in Raleigh that the GOP super-majority will attempt to use its last days in power to ram through an expansion of the state Supreme Court’s membership.  Word is they will try to add TWO…

Posted in campaign 2018 Media Politics

#ncpol: Obsessed with race and African socialism. Getting to Know Anita Earls

Since Barbara Jackson has decided to go away on vacation during this campaign season, we’ve decided to step forward and provide a little voter education.  Radical left-winger Anita Earls and Democrat plant Chris Anglin are trying to knock incumbent Republican Barbara Jackson off of the…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC legislature Politics

SCOTUS puts brakes on Soros-Barber-Cooper tag team efforts to obtain new maps, elections for 2017

For a while, it’s been looking like — if you can’t get your way at the ballot box — you judge-shop until you find an old law school crony in black robes to make something up and bail you out.  Our highest court appears to…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: A special session for a REALLY dumb, under-handed reason

If I hadn’t heard about this from so many elected sources, I might have passed this off as pure nonsense.  But, hey.  A lot of nonsense goes down in Raleigh every day. Apparently, the powers-that-be on Jones Street are plotting to call a special session…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

Stay! (McCrory seeks to preserve Voter ID for November vote)

Gov. Pat McCrory and his lawyers are looking for a solid from US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts:  Governor Pat McCrory has formally requested U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts to stay a ruling by the Fourth Circuit and reinstate North Carolina’s Voter…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media Politics

Clarence Thomas NAILS IT in TX abortion dissent

George H.W. Bush;’s one term as president was quite the downer.  But one of the best things he did was standing by — and fighting for — the elevation of Clarence Thomas to the US Supreme Court.  Thomas took quite a beating to get there….

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media Politics

SCOTUS: Racial quotas pass “constitutional muster”

Some people talk about how saving the Supreme Court is the key issue in the presidential election. I am starting to think that august body — after decades of political hijacking and tampering — is already lost.  The US Supreme Court — the majority of…

Posted in campaign 2016 Media NCGOP Politics

Thilli$, Ted, et. al., sign ‘No SCOTUS hearing’ letter to McConnell

In a blatant sign of disrespect and defiance toward his political sugar-daddy, Susan Tillis’s husband has signed on to a letter urging majority leader Mitch McConnell to not allow hearings on a potential Obama Supreme Court nominee. This appears to be quite a reversal from an earlier…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

Thilli$: Don’t ‘obstruct’ President Barry

Our senior senator says he’d vote for Bernie Sanders before Ted Cruz.  Now, it appears our junior senator wants to play nice with Barry Obama: Senate Republicans’ widespread vow to automatically block any Supreme Court nominee President Obama puts forth may be wavering. Within minutes…