October 30, 2016
Voters are already turning out at the polls for early voting in numbers that could make this election one of the most significant in recent memory.
October 23, 2016
Donald Trump has said many irresponsible and dangerous things over the course of this long and bitterly fought presidential campaign that, thankfully, is now less than three weeks from being over.
October 16, 2016
If you have a mailing address and live in one of the eight counties in the 1st Senate District, there’s almost a 100 percent chance your mailbox has been flooded in recent months with political mailers paid for by the N.C. Republican Party on behalf of state Sen. Bill Cook’s re-election campaign.
October 09, 2016
Donald Trump really ought to change his trademark slogan from “Make America Great Again” to “Make Americans Embarrassed to Call Themselves Americans.”
October 02, 2016
Wouldn't it be great if all working men and women had the authority to grant themselves a pay raise? That's a privilege typically reserved for a very few, such as those who run their own business and some who sit at the top of the corporate pyramid.
It also applies to our elected government…
September 25, 2016
By the time you’re reading this, the police video showing exactly what happened in last week’s deadly police shooting of a black man in Charlotte may already have been released to the public.
September 18, 2016
Making mistakes is part of life, part of what fully enables us as being human.
September 11, 2016
Presidential elections always bring out more voters than other elections.
September 04, 2016
The N.C. Supreme Court heard arguments last week on whether it should intervene and put a stop to an N.C. State Bar disciplinary hearing against Senior Resident Superior Court Judge Jerry Tillett of the 1st Judicial District.
August 28, 2016
Anyone who has grown up or spent time in a small city or town has probably heard, or said: “There's nothing to do around here.”