Another race to watch

Full disclosure: I work with the Timmons-Goodson for Congress Campaign. That said, the inclusion of Timmons-Goodson in the Red to Blue program makes NC-08 a top-tier Congressional race that will impact the broader political landscape in North Carolina. Yesterday,...
Giving away the Grand Old Party

Giving away the Grand Old Party

Armed militia stormed the Michigan statehouse and a North Carolina Subway, threatening governors over stay-at-home orders designed to keep coronavirus from spreading. Donald Trump accused television personality Joe Scarborough of murder despite no evidence to back up...

The fundamentals are terrible for the GOP

The fundamentals are terrible for the GOP

We are in the most uncertain times of my life. The coronavirus has shut down the econony, not just here but in much of the world. We don’t when there will be a cure or a treatment and we don’t know how quickly the economy will recover. With that scenario, we head into...

On Phase 2, Cooper should try again

On Phase 2, Cooper should try again

As North Carolina moves into Phase 2 of reopening the economy, Governor Cooper should ask for a do-over. He should meet with advisors and take another shot. His list of what can open and what cannot is too ambiguous, lacks reason, and ignores more recent information...

Reopening North Carolina

Reopening North Carolina

According to various reports, Governor Roy Cooper is going to announce that North Carolina will enter into Phase 2 of reopening the economy. Restaurants and bars will be able to serve customers, though with certain restrictions including reduced capacity. Gyms and...

The Lincoln Project is coming for Tillis

The Lincoln Project is coming for Tillis

The Lincoln Project has arrived in North Carolina and they’re targeting Thom Tillis. The group of Never-Trump Republican political consultants launched an ad wrapping Tillis around Donald Trump. The ad, called “We see you,” accuses Tillis of standing with the...

Roy Cooper is getting it right

Roy Cooper is getting it right

Roy Cooper is showing us the difference between competent government and the mess in Washington. While Republicans complain that he’s re-opening the state too slowly, the governor still has the support of the vast majority of North Carolinians. Polls show people are...

I believe Joe Biden

I believe Joe Biden

Tara Reade’s allegations against Joe Biden could turn into the Hillary’s emails of the 2020 election. The press is following the evolving accusations closely and speculation is rampant on both left and right twitter that Biden will be removed from the ticket or should...

NCGOP candidates are running inept campaigns

NCGOP candidates are running inept campaigns

After years of anticipation, the 2020 campaign season is finally underway. Democrats and Republicans in North Carolina have selected their nominees for the general election, and the dynamics of each race are beginning to take shape. At present, the state of the races...

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