Posted in campaign 2018 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

Top NCGA GOP staffer: Trump is a ‘buffoon’

Yep.  Another textbook example of what the inside-the-beltline crowd thinks of US and OUR president: Mr. Woodcox, esq. is “special counsel” to the North Carolina General Assembly.  More specifically, He serves as an adviser to Speaker Tim Moore and Senate president pro tem Phil Berger….

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

From toilets to Twitter: It’s, um, (good?) to be Colon Campbell

Apparently, getting stuck on the HB2 beat means you hardly ever get to leave the lavatory.  THAT must be why much of young Colon Campbell’s non-HB2 work involves trolling the social media accounts of conservatives.  (Twitter works JUST FINE in public restrooms. Or,um, so I’m…

Posted in campaign 2016 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Richard Burr

#ncpol NCGOP HQ Twitter tactics raising eyebrows, drawing protest

Larry Holmquist knows all about it.  The Greensboro Republican running in the US Senate primary against Richard Burr has gone round-and-round with NCGOP HQ and Dallas Woodhouse over what could arguably called favoritism toward Burr. Now, we have an issue with the state party’s Twitter account…

Posted in Media NC legislature Politics

#ncga: The trials and tribulations of Tricia (on Twitter)

Things are kind of slow over on Jones Street now.  So, we’re expecting a lot of great things out of Tricia Cotham — a little left-wing lady with BIG dreams.   Tricia LOVES her some Twitter.  We’ve chronicled some of her past hash-tagged wisdom.  That was…

Posted in Congress Media Moore County Politics

OOPS. Those pesky facts are back again …

    Congresswoman Renee Ellmers prides herself on being quite savvy with social media.  She’s frequently on Twitter and Facebook touting her work and her alleged conservative bona fides.  People like Miss Harnett County run into problems when their self-promoting Tweets run afoul of reality…