Monthly Archives: December 2012

Political Choices have Political Consequences

I am a moderate Democrat on fiscal issues, leaning progressive on social issues. I did not attend a liberal Journalism School, rather I am a UNC Chapel Hill Economics major with an MPA (public policy) also from UNC.  I tend … Continue reading

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Tax Reform: “Don’t tax you, don’t tax me, tax that fellow behind the tree!”

In October 1986, just shy of my 24th birthday, I was sleeping in the Hall of States in the US Capitol using my big ole bag phone as a pillow (yes, a Bag cell phone with each minute costing 2 … Continue reading

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Help Wanted: One Perfect State Party Chair, NC Democratic Party

NC Democrats are reorganizing after the State elected a supermajority in the NC House and Senate, Republican Majority Supreme Court, Republican Governor and Lt. Governor. What they need now is a State Party Chair. David Parker has announced he is … Continue reading

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North Carolina Political Ping Pong

It’s not even January and the rapid topic switching among the GOP Triple Threat (NC General Assembly, Governor-Elect) is moving like a game of ping pong.

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