Politics (page 963)

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    Becki Gray’s Wilmington Tea Party photos

    Here are some photos from Becki Gray’s appearance at Wilmington’s Tea Party rally.
    Mitch Kokai, April 17, 2011
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    ‘We Ain’t Going Away’

    It’s the theme song of Moore Tea Citizens, one Tea Party group that joined with others across the state and nation today for events related to the traditional April 15 income tax filing deadline. (Since this year’s deadline is Monday, other events are scheduled over the weekend and…
    Mitch Kokai, April 15, 2011
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    Pelosi, Progressives and the Administrative State

    AEI’s Steve Hayward posts this insightful analysis of Nancy Pelosi’s advice to Republicans. “To my Republican friends, take back your party so that it doesn’t matter so much who wins the election because we have shared [progressive] values.” In other words, it’s fine if Republicans win elections so long…
    Michael Sanera, April 15, 2011
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    Going to a Tea Party? Say hi to a John Locke Foundation staffer

    If you’re heading to a Tea Party event in one of the following locations, please say hello to the John Locke Foundation staffer who will be joining you.   Today: Raleigh: Jon Sanders Shelby: Joseph Coletti Southern Pines: Mitch Kokai Waynesville: Kory Swanson Wilmington: Becki Gray   Saturday: Morehead City:…
    Mitch Kokai, April 15, 2011
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    Michael Sanera finds this video ‘truly scary’

    He thinks Nancy Pelosi will scare you, too.
    Mitch Kokai, April 15, 2011
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    One of the top responsibilities state lawmakers face this year involves drawing new maps for the 2012 congressional and legislative elections. Becki Gray discusses the redistricting process during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Speaking of legislative issues, you’ll hear highlights from a debate over a proposed…
    Mitch Kokai, April 15, 2011
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    Senate votes to override Perdue’s veto on the State Health Plan fix

    From Senate President Pro Tem Phil Berger’s office: Senate votes, again, to keep State Health Plan afloat Raleigh, N.C. – The North Carolina Senate today voted to override Gov. Beverly Perdue’s veto of a bill that closes a half-billion dollar deficit in the State Health Plan.
    Mitch Kokai, April 14, 2011
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    Goldberg dissects the congressional debt limit vote

    Jonah Goldberg sat down for an interview with CarolinaJournal.tv and Carolina Journal Radio Wednesday before his speech to a UNC-Chapel Hill audience. Asked which current events are attracting his interest these days, the No. 1 item on Goldberg’s list was the upcoming congressional vote on raising…
    Mitch Kokai, April 14, 2011