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Gary is taking a break this week from consulting, blogging and politics. He invited several TAPsters to contribute blogs during his hiatus. Here’s one of them:   One of the most distasteful and useless public policy efforts in North Carolina

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Does it seem the Republican debates have become a lot like a ‘reality show?’   Herman Cain gets voted off the island.   The bachelorette says no to Rick Perry.   Michelle Bachman gets voted off Dancing with the Stars?

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Ole’ Mitt Romney’s hit a rough patch – a week ago he was the conqueror of Iowa and New Hampshire and rolling to victory in South Carolina then his victory in Iowa vanished in front of his eyes and Newt

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It was reputedly Robert E. Lee who said, “the problem with South Carolina is that it’s too small to be its own nation, but too large to be an insane asylum.” General Lee should have lived to see this year’s

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Mitt Romney has a worse case of Rich Foot in Mouth disease than George H.W. Bush and John Kerry combined. A few favorites:   “I like being able to fire people.”   “I had to worry about a pink slip.”

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A supporter of Governor Perdue makes this strong and succinct case for her tax proposal:   “It could work out for her. She won’t get it unless there’s a groundswell of the public against our per child expenditure being 49th

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Over in Knightdale they’re building a million dollar footbridge over the Neuse River so residents can walk or jog or cycle down the Neuse River Greenway Trail, meandering through what they call a ‘wilderness area.’ Even better, if you’re from

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Give Governor Perdue credit: whether it’s good politics or not, she’s doing the right thing on the sales tax.   Unless, of course, you believe it’s right for North Carolina to be 49th in the country in education spending. And

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What political planet does Mitt Romney live on? How long does he really think he can get by without releasing his tax returns?   He’ll have to do it. The longer he waits, the greater the pressure and the anticipation.

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A TAPster sees a connection between strange events.   First, “the Dean Dome wine and cheesers booed Governor Perdue last week. That disruption in the universe apparently poisoned the UNC basketball team, which played one of its worst games in

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