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Written on June 8, 2011 at 11:36 am
Categories: Budgets, Gov. Bev Perdue, Health care, NC General Assembly, Politics, Taxes
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Recent Comments by Joseph Coletti
- April 13, 2011 on Obama talks patriotism. That only means one thing: higher taxes.
- April 7, 2011 on New Carolina Journal Online features
- March 23, 2011 on No ObamaCare Exchange in Louisiana