Blog Articles
10
To get the debate on the so-called ‘Transfer Tax’ out of the backrooms of the legislature and into public domain – so voters would know about the new ...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Posted in: General, Issues
Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (3) RSS comment feed |

10
While John Edwards and Hillary and Barack Obama are running around the nation deploring the greed of corporate CEOs, North Carolina State Senate kingp...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (2) RSS comment feed |

10
Governor Easley’s spokesman said the Governor plans to spend this month reading all the bills enacted by this year’s legislature and deciding whether ...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (3) RSS comment feed |

09
I’ve got to – for once – agree with Gary. The most feared name in Democratic politics today is Joe Sinsheimer.   There’s no substitute for good...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (6) RSS comment feed |

09
Here’s a story about how democracy works that’s a far cry from what they teach in high school civics class.   Two years ago, three big waste ma...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (6) RSS comment feed |

09
The North Carolina Democratic Party needs to shed the stink of video poker money.   A federal grand jury in Asheville has indicted 21 people fo...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (1) RSS comment feed |

08
One of the mantras of the Urban Correctness crowd – of which Raleigh Mayor Charles Meeker is High Priest – is “density.” “Density” is good. “Spra...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (2) RSS comment feed |

08
Governor Easley has turned into the ultimate huckster. The suckers in North Carolina won’t buy enough lottery tickets, so, like a shill in a carny, he...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (1) RSS comment feed |

08
It’s one of my favorite political trivia questions: In 1972, George McGovern carried only two of North Carolina’s 100 counties against Richard Nixon. ...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (8) RSS comment feed |

07
Joe (the Sledgehammer) Sinsheimer may be the most powerful person in Raleigh today.   On Monday, he files another campaign-finance complaint wi...

[Click to read and post comments...]

Actions: E-mail | Permalink | Comments (2) RSS comment feed |

Page 317 of 393First   Previous   312  313  314  315  316  [317]  318  319  320  321  Next   Last   
Carter & Gary
 
Carter Wrenn
 
 
Gary Pearce
 
 
The Charlotte Observer says: “Carter Wrenn and Gary Pearce don’t see eye-to-eye on many issues. But they both love North Carolina and know its politics inside and out.”
 
Carter is a Republican. 
Gary is a Democrat.
 
They met in 1984, during the epic U.S. Senate battle between Jesse Helms and Jim Hunt. Carter worked for Helms and Gary, for Hunt.
 
Years later, they became friends. They even worked together on some nonpolitical clients.
 
They enjoy talking about politics. So they started this blog in 2005. 
 
They’re still talking. And they invite you to join the conversation.
 
 
Follow Gary


Follow Carter

 


Order The Book


 

Carter's Book!

Purchase Carter's Book:

Spirits of the Air

Support independent publishing: buy this book on Lulu.

Copyright (c) Talking About Politics   :  DNN Hosting  :  Terms Of Use  :  Privacy Statement