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#ncga: The big fight for the short session? Tax reform vs. MORE SPENDING & PAY RAISES

Contrary to the prurient desires of The Gay News & Observer, HB2 is not being seen as the big fight in the GOP-dominated General Assembly during this short session.  John Hood, the wisest man within the topographical boundaries of Wake County, informed us this weekend…

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Phil Berger, Senate filet the state tax code, while Thom Tillis triangulates

    Bill Clinton staged an incredible comeback in 1996, following the HillaryCare fiasco, by practicing triangulation — positioning himself somewhere between the liberalism of his fellow Democrats and the conservatism of the Republicans.    NC House Speaker Thom Tillis & his team — eyeing…