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Posted in campaign 2020 Media NC legislature NC State Government Politics Roy Cooper

Buying votes with other people’s $$$$

  It’s hard to argue against Moms and babies.  And Governor Doofus knows this. He’s clearly gearing up for 2020:   Many state employees will soon get paid time off when they have a child, Gov. Roy Cooper announced Thursday. Cooper signed an executive order…

Posted in campaign 2019 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

NC-03: Push-polling 101

  Voters in the Third Congressional District are getting some rather wild phone calls ahead of July’s runoff primary for Congress. They’re called push polls.  So,  the Greg Murphy campaign is doing a little public service to help voters know when they are being victimized…

Posted in campaign 2020 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

Tillis: “I’m not concerned about winning a primary, and I’m not concerned about getting re-elected”

    Good for YOU.  Why worry about things that are UNLIKELY to happen?         Mark Walker — known to the US Department of Justice as “Public Official A” — is still enjoying his time in the sun as a potential  Tillis…

Posted in Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

#ncpol: Club For Growth taking aim at Tillis?

    They went 1-1 in the two special congressional primaries in  this state this year.  But the fiscally-conservative Club For Growth played a huge role in getting Ted Budd elected to Congress and Renee Ellmers removed from Congress.   A release today from the…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

#ncga: Jim Perry, solar (and wind) goon?

  Methinks Henry Hinton and I gave the freshman Republican senator from Kinston  a wee bit too much credit.   I got the impression from listening to Henry’s Greenville-based radio program that Perry was allied with majority leader Harry Brown to limit the expansion of…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

Bob Steinburg on the radio: (1) attacks GOP colleagues, (2) channels Elizabeth Warren, (3) lets his inner craziness out for a potty break

  You never know what you’re going to get when senator Bob Steinburg gets in front of a camera or mike and opens his mouth.   Steinburg took to the Greenville-based Henry Hinton radio program on Monday (start at the 31;50 mark) to baffle us with…

Posted in campaign 2020 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

The Swamp pulling out all stops to save Tilli$$$

  Apparently, it’s SOP in DC GOPe circles to get all hard-nosed and mafioso on consultants who dare to work for primary challengers to congressional incumbents.  (Especially those incumbents who are in good standing with leadership and the lobbyists.)   Here’s one example that touches…

Posted in Media NC legislature NCGOP Politics

Jones St. drive-bys: Somebody took our “office” space away. (Call a waambulance!)

  Laura Leslie –– who should be unemployed due to the foul social media screeds she posted against conservatives and Christians a few years back — is miffed.  House leadership apparently evicted the lazy drive-bys from their alleged “work” space — where they awaited news…

Posted in campaign 2019 Congress Media NCGOP Politics

NC-03: Murphy returns from DC confab with Meadows, Freedom Caucus; unveils TV and radio ads highlighting his relationship with them

  GOP candidate Greg Murphy  wants Third District voters to know that, in most House debates, you’ll find him alongside Mark Meadows, Jim Jordan and the rest of The House Freedom Caucus.  The Freedom Caucus is known as one of the most loyal groups to…

Posted in campaign 2020 Congress Media NCGOP Politics Thom Tillis

Tilli$$$ 2020: Feel The Love

  You post an innocuous piece of pro-Trump propaganda and get blasted with 345 (and counting) nasty comments.  A handful of them appear to be liberals.  But quite a few look and sound like betrayed supporters.   Let’s go to Facebook, shall we? :  …