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#NCPol silly season: AP wonders if mold at #NCGov mansion bathrooms is “toxic”

Posted by: ST on October 13, 2013 at 12:45 pm » 3 Comments

Background: Over the weekend, a minor dust-up erupted when it was reported by left wing partisan media outlets that NC Governor Pat McCrory (R) was “spending $230,000 on renovation” on the 1800-s era estate, including plans to add marble counter tops. At a time when state government is scaling back spending on public assistance programs, […]

 

Unhinged #NCPOL liberal “#NCGA candidate recruiter” group continues doxing conservatives

Posted by: ST on October 9, 2013 at 8:21 pm » 4 Comments

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Race demagogue AG Holder: #NCGA are racists or something for passing #VoterID

Posted by: ST on September 30, 2013 at 7:46 pm » 3 Comments

… and our GOP Governor Pat McCrory is understandably furious, calling the lawsuit the DOJ is filing politically motivated: WASHINGTON — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory blasted back Monday at U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, who filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Justice Department challenging North Carolina’s tough new elections law. The lawsuit, which was filed Monday afternoon, […]

 

#NCPOL: DOJ to sue North Carolina over #NCGA-passed #VoterID law

Posted by: ST on September 30, 2013 at 9:32 am » 1 Comment

Not exactly a surprise, considering all the left wing Moral Monday demagoguery over this and other issues here.  Via the AP (hat tip): The Justice Department will sue the state of North Carolina for alleged racial discrimination over tough new voting rules, the latest effort by the Obama administration to fight back against a Supreme Court […]

 

PHOTO: NC Dem party ad criticizing #NCGA edu funding has … spelling/grammar error

Posted by: ST on September 26, 2013 at 7:58 pm » 3 Comments

NC-18 Senator Chad Barefoot posted this hilarious tweet earlier of an ad North Carolina Democrats put out slamming the state GOP on what the left feels are poor educational priorities. Unfortunately for state Democrats, their ad included some grammar/spelling issues, which Barefoot circled below: #NCDemParty forgot to check for spelling and grammar in new AD […]

 

#NCPOL: A history lesson for @NationalJournal on #NCGA “political party domination”

Posted by: ST on September 25, 2013 at 10:42 am » 1 Comment

Yesterday, I got wind of yet another hit piece on NC’s GOP-dominated General Assembly (our state legislature) from a national left wing “news” outlet, this time the National Journal.  The cover of the magazine, was intentionally provocative: HIT THE PANIC BUTTON! The cover screams. The state is firmly in the hands of Rethuglicans and NO […]

 

About the “Invisible Man” book banning in Randolph County, NC

Posted by: ST on September 22, 2013 at 12:05 pm » 3 Comments

The story of the banning of Ralph Ellison’s “Invisible Man” book from Randolph County, NC school libraries has predictably made national headlines. Via a link from the Charlotte Observer, the LA Times reports: Ralph Ellison’s novel “Invisible Man” has been banned from school libraries in Randolph County. The book is considered by many to be a […]

 

Unhinged #NCpol Dems: What liberal NC professors think of opposing viewpoints

Posted by: ST on September 21, 2013 at 10:47 am » 8 Comments

College Fix’s Ben Smith files this report on the recent “Scholars’ for North Carolina’s Future” gathering held at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prepare for much New Tone: CHAPEL HILL – Abortion safety laws make it “more dangerous for the black woman’s body.” Republican lawmakers “want kids to die.” Conservatives “are trying […]

 

Breakthrough: #NCGA / #NCPOL media outlet details NC superintendent salary/perks

Posted by: ST on August 27, 2013 at 10:27 am » 4 Comments

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Dear Gen. Powell: Here’s what REAL #NCGA / #NCPOL southern vote suppression looks like

Posted by: ST on August 22, 2013 at 3:48 pm » 16 Comments

“Republican” Colin Powell, the guy who enthusiastically supported and voted for President Obama twice, had some choice words today for North Carolina Republicans regarding the recent voter ID bill that was passed by the NC General Assembly (NCGA) and signed into law by GOP Governor Pat McCrory: RALEIGH — With Gov. Pat McCrory in the […]