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    45 Coming Back To North Carolina

    He’s back. Carolina Journal reports on the return of Donald Trump to North Carolina very soon.  Former President Donald Trump will deliver the featured remarks at next month’s state Republican Party convention in Greenville. The state GOP announced the news this morning. Trump will speak at the convention…
    Donna Martinez, May 17, 2021
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    Should Trump Be Permanently Banned From Social Media?

    UPDATE TO POST: He’s coming back to North Carolina on June 5. Former President Donald Trump will deliver remarks at the June 5 state Republican Party convention. This will be fascinating. Our state will be among the first to see and hear how 45 plans to communicate about the…
    Donna Martinez, May 10, 2021
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    Will Sen. Thom Tillis Vote To Impeach Donald Trump? He Answers Our Questions.

    We have a new president, but what about the fate of the previous one? The U.S. House of Representatives has impeached Donald Trump for a second time. Will the U.S. Senate convict him? One of the senators who will have to make that vote is North Carolina’s Thom Tillis. On…
    Donna Martinez, January 21, 2021
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    Trump +19 others: Who’s been impeached and why

    Donald John Trump is the first United States President to be impeached twice. We are still waiting for his second impeachment — on one article of inciting insurrection — to make its way to the United States Senate for trial. USA Facts notes that since 1797, 20 federal officials…
    Donna Martinez, January 20, 2021
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    Anybody’s Game: NC’s Elections Are Tight

    As North Carolina continues an election cycle, it is becoming more and more clear just how competitive the 2020 races are in the state. According to the latest polling from the Civitas Institute, Joe Biden holds only a slim margin over President Donald Trump. Carolina Journal reports: A…
    Brenee Goforth, October 30, 2020
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    How Does Brexit Impact North Carolina?

    The architect of the successful ‘Vote Leave’ campaign stopped by JLF recently to talk about the impact of Brexit on the United States, on North Carolina, and what we can learn from the message voters sent to the European Union. Matthew Elliott is now senior fellow at the Legatum Institute…
    Donna Martinez, May 22, 2017
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    Trump’s most popular proposals

    According to Gallup’s “Americans’ Views of President Trump’s Proposals and Actions” poll, Americans agree with Trump on family leave, infrastructure, tax cuts, school choice, and, to a lesser extent, military spending increases. Require companies to provide family leave for parents after the birth of a child: 81 percent…
    Terry Stoops, April 12, 2017
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    Is a Trump nomination inevitable? These guys say ‘no’

    So you think Donald Trump is the inevitable GOP nominee for president. Well, maybe not, say Eric O’Keefe and David Rivkin, writing in the Wall Street Journal. O’Keefe, who is on the boards of the Citizens in Charge Foundation and the Wisconson Club for Growth, and Rivkin, a constitutional…
    Barry Smith, June 13, 2016