Posted in campaign 2018 Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

GOPe hasn’t learned ONE THING from 11/6. (Where do we go from here?)

DC Republicans lost their House majority.  So, how did they respond?  They elected Kevin McCarthy (R-California) as their leader for the next session of Congress.  Yep, the same ol’ Kevin Mac who lead them through the disastrous Boehner regime and right up through the 11/6/18…

Posted in Congress Media Politics Republicans

For Senate GOP, surrender IS apparently an option

    We’ve been hearing all about “a grand compromise” in the US Senate over filibusters and votes over Obama administration nominees.  Let’s review the details of the “compromise”: Harry Reid won’t go “nuclear” — i.e., change the rules so that nominees can sail through…

Posted in Congress Economy Media NCGOP Obama Politics Republicans

And the sequestration scam rolls on …

  We’ve been treated to wave after wave of  media and lefty spin talking about how devastating the sequestration cuts to the federal budget will cripple our great nation.  Never mind that the actual sequestration ONLY cuts growth in spending.  Never mind that the total…

Posted in Congress Media Politics

One more point to silence the “assassination” crowd

  Followers of Ron Paul, Walter Jones, Dennis Kucinich and others on the far-left of the spectrum have been up in arms over the recent successful drone strike on terrorist masterminds Anwar al-Awlaki and Samir Khan. Both somehow got American passports, and spent time in…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Congress Howard Coble Moore County Politics Renee Ellmers Walter Jones

Tell me again why we tossed Bob Etheridge …

    Renee Ellmers came into office  with a lot of promise. She campaigned as a die-hard conservative and embraced the Tea Party, which played a big role in her upset win over incumbent Bob (Who Are You?) Etheridge. The New York Times publishes a…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Economy Obama Politics

Barry HOPEs he can get all of our big bills AND our spare CHANGE

    Record unemployment.  Record home foreclosures.  Record number of personal and business bankruptcies. People are hurting. Barry-O thinks it is a GREAT time to pile on some new taxes and some tax hikes: His plan, which he’ll detail in a Rose Garden address, will…

Posted in Congress Howard Coble Media Politics Republicans Walter Jones

9/11: Why we should never forget. Why we should keep fighting.

The alleged mainstream media (MSM) is beside itself — pretending to be patriotic — as it commemorates the 10th anniversary of the 9/11/01 mass murders in New York, DC and Pennsylvania.  They talk about the event like it was a terrible storm, like Hurricane Katrina….

Posted in Democrats Economy Media Obama Politics Republicans

The lies about the debt ceiling increase start to fall apart …

How do you tell when a politician is lying? When their lips are moving.  A lot of politician lips have been flapping during the recent debt ceiling debate — resulting in a lot of lies being broadcast as gospel.  The politicians said we needed to…

Posted in Democrats Economy Obama Politics Republicans

Some sanity amid the debt ceiling hysteria …

El Rushbo appears to be THE ONLY ONE out there making sense on this debt ceiling debate: The Republican leadership is operating out of fear.  I want you to think, to transfer that to your personal life, and I want to ask you to consider: …