Category Archives: NC Politics

Absolutely and by far—there is one NCDP candidate running for 1st Vice Chair who ranks as the worst possible choice!

Many women are jockeying for the position to become the next 1st Vice Chair of the NCDP: Gwen Wilkins, Grace Galloway, Aisha Dew, Deborah Pollard and Sherry Eason.  The race is fluid—for all I know others may have thrown their … Continue reading

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#NoBillNoBreak- NC Reps. Butterfield and Adams Sit-In on House Floor

The Issues: Democrats call for an up-or-down vote to prevent those on no-fly-list from buying weapons; No fly -no buy; Universal background checks. Rep. G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) and Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus issued a statement on the … Continue reading

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Kevin Griffin – A Candidate Worth Your Vote

 A snapshot of Kevin Griffin with his Boxer Ginny A father A business owner A candidate for United States Senate from North Carolina He is not a traditional career politician And, he is not a lawyer. January 29, 2016—Kevin Griffin … Continue reading

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Hats off to the DSCC for losing another North Carolina election

  Over the last several months it’s been no secret that Deborah Ross was the favored child of the NCDP to run against Richard Burr.  Even the Chair of the NCDP, Patsy Keever, has been working behind the scenes to … Continue reading

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Maybe I’m too old for politics. Back in my day a good Democrat would put the Party first.

Back in my day – there were insiders and outsiders.  In the #NCDP, you worked your way up – usually at the precinct level unless you had money or name recognition.   Sometimes, it took years to get to the district … Continue reading

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