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Politicians & Politicking Archives

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    Feb
    09

    State Employee's Union Boss Using Dues for Personal Gain?

    Posted in Politicians & Politicking By Brian Balfour | Tagged , ,

    Dana Cope, the head of the State Employee's Association of North Carolina (SEANC) is receiving close scrutiny for what appears to be personal use of member dues. Some highlights from the Charlotte Observer: In March 2014, the State Employees Association of North Carolina wrote a check for nearly $19,000 to Perspective Concepts LLC, a defunct […]

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    Jan
    29

    What you think you know about big money politics in North Carolina is about to change…

    Posted in Politicians & Politicking By Civitas Staff

    The video above has just been released and highlights the new website http://mappingtheleft.com from Civitas. In particular, this video also delves into the Reynolds family and the Z Smith Reynolds Foundation. Visit the site, and be sure to leave some comments for us.

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    Jan
    23

    Civitas Drops a "Bombshell"

    Posted in Miscellaneous, Politicians & Politicking By Brian Balfour | Tagged ,

    That's the description the radical left-wing rag IndyWeek gave to the Civitas Institute's new project: Mapping the Left (MTL). MTL is an online resource connecting the dots and exposing the massive, well-funded army of left-wing advocacy groups clamoring for expanded government and an erosion of our freedoms. Click here to read the article introducing the MTL […]

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    Jan
    20

    Providing Public Records Is McCrory Admin's Business

    Posted in Life & Family Issues, Politicians & Politicking By Jim Tynen | Tagged , ,

    Imagine that your house caught fire, and when you called the fire department, the fire chief told you they had to charge you a fee to look up your address, and then additional fees for actually coming out to your house and putting out the blaze. That's what the McCrory administration is doing when it […]

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    Dec
    22

    UNC BOG – Move Ahead With Center Review

    Posted in Education, Politicians & Politicking By Francis De Luca | Tagged , ,

    A University of North Carolina Board of Governor’s working group has spent months reviewing more than 225 centers in the UNC system. Looking to cut $15 million from a budget, the UNC centers are often times duplicative or highly politically partisan in nature. The working group has now whittled their list down to 34 centers […]

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