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Check out this new website for political junkies: ncpol.com. It’s run by Raleigh lawyer Hart Miles.   Its greatest virtue is that it’s fun. Its greatest drawback is an interview with me. But you can also see a terrific video

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Back in 1976 when Ronald Reagan was running in the North Carolina Primary, Arthur Finkelstein (Reagan’s pollster) hammered into my head the importance of time in campaigns, saying a hundred times, Campaigns have three resources: People, money and time. You

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When Paul Coble, Bill Randall and George Holding debated at the Civitas Debate, when Paul Coble finished describing his conservative record Bill Randall shot back, In 2009 when Barack Obama, President Obama, came to Raleigh, North Carolina, Randall Williams, a

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For years Paul Coble’s been your easy going, hail fellow well met County Commissioner, going along with the other local politicians when they wanted to raise the county’s debt, pass budgets with unfunded liabilities and spend Obama Stimulus Money.  

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Mark Binker is not necessarily a pretty face. But he’s the face of where journalism is going in North Carolina. And that looks like good news.   Binker is former capital reporter for The Greensboro News & Record. He has

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Every day we move closer to the primary in May more punches and elbows are thrown by politicians.   Now, in politics there are three kinds of negative attacks.   There’s ‘The Blunder’ – this attack is so outrageous (and

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You could earn a bachelor’s degree in political science just talking to the two of them: former Governor Jim Hunt and Congressman (and Minority Whip) Steny Hoyer.   They were together last night at a fundraiser for Congressman Larry Kissell

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Paul Coble’s gone and done it again.   Just a few months ago Paul Coble was asking Joe Knott to support him for Congress. Now, treading water, Paul’s hit the panic button and called Joe Knott a wild-eyed liberal –

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Yesterday, Paul Coble reared up on his hind legs and brayed like a mule and hurled a mudball straight at George Holding – which is a sure sign Coble’s campaign is in trouble.   The rhubarb began Saturday at the

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The News and Observer headline read, Thom Tillis pushed bill for donors.   And the first line claimed Tillis had “muscled through” a bill so his donors could charge folks (who’re near the bottom of the 99%) 36% interest on

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