LEFT BLEW IT ON JOBS

They said it wouldn’t happen. And then it did. In 2013, Governor McCrory and the conservative majority in the Legislature cut taxes for every income tax payer and business in order to get our economy moving. The liberal thought police said tax cuts wouldn’t help. For example, the N. C. Justice Center declared “The irresponsible tax changes passed in the … Read More

THAT DARN BERGER SHOULDN’T RAISE QUESTIONS ABOUT WHERE MONEY GOING

Well, that gosh darn Berger and those pesky fiscal conservatives in the Senate are raising questions again. In a news conference, they questioned why 90% of state economic development incentive dollars go to Raleigh, Durham and Charlotte. Agreeing with a House idea, they endorsed a corporate income tax change needed to recruit a long rumored auto manufacturer. They also offered … Read More

MORE MEDICAID EQUALS LESS WORK

Based on new research reported in Forbes, expanding Medicaid’s free benefits to able bodied, childless adults could lead up to 93,000 people to quit the workforce in North Carolina. That finding stands in stark contrast to claims ObamaCare advocates make that spending 3 billion state tax dollars to match federal dollars for Medicaid expansion would create a fountain of jobs. … Read More

ST. VALENTINE’S DAY MORALITY OR MASSACRE?

On Valentine’s Day, the Democratic Party’s shock troops, the Moral Monday protesters, gathered in Raleigh under the command of Moral arbiter in chief, NAACP President William Barber. Reverend Barber bills his protest march as right, namely himself , against wrong, the ”extremist” Republican Legislature. And to put it mildly, the philosophical difference between Barber’s Democrats and the conservative majority couldn’t … Read More

HILLARY GOING EXTREMIST?

North Carolina’s Attorney General and other left-wing Democrats brand the Governor and Legislature ” extremist”.  The left cites as extremist the Senate’s natural gas drilling bill that allows the same fracking process used across the nation for oil and gas drilling to be used here.  Anyone going to a gas station can see the benefits of fracking. More oil on … Read More