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A tax on concrete? So sayeth (and doeth) the “conservative” party.

The dust has barely settled from an election where we sent DC a message loud and clear. It appears the since-2010 record of jerking our chains is going to continue on Capitol Hill for TWO MORE YEARS:  Monday night, the Republican-controlled House voted in favor…

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#ncga: A tax tussle in Moore County?

I caught up with Moore County board of commissioners chairman Nick Picerno who had a few things to say about our earlier post on Reps. Jamie Boles and Allen McNeill filing a bill allowing Moore County the option of doubling its hotel occupancy tax. Said…

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#ncga: Tax-and-spend Republicans

Why vote FOR Republicans, if they are going to simply do what the Democrats WOULD have done had they been in charge?   That’s a question to ponder in the wake of DC Republican leaders helped Democrats push through funding for ObamaCare AND amnesty for…