carolina

  1. jacobfitcher

    North Carolina Republicans Flip Out About Voters Knowing What They're Voting On

    So, it appears the GOP want the citizens of the USA to be a nominally informed as possible. Why are they so against voters having a clear understanding of what they are voting on? North Carolina lawmakers rushed back to the state capital with less than 24 hours notice last week because...
  2. Dangermouse

    North Carolina mother alleges racism at private pool

    He demanded ID from a black lady at the community pool near his home. He made enough fuss that she started filming his oppressive action. She actually showed the policeman he called on her her pass card. The police declared it a civil matter, despite the fact that she was the only person asked...
  3. Singularity

    Sanford goes down in South Carolina

    He just conceded. His first electoral defeat, actually, despite everything. Trump really gutted him. He may come to regret that — there are now two Republicans headed out the door on the oversight committee.
  4. bajisima

    Top South Carolina candidate refuses to quit after abuse discovery

    What do you all think of this? It is reportedly from the 70s. Should it matter? Should there be zero tolerance? Archie Parnell, a Democratic congressional hopeful who earned national attention after nearly winning in deep red South Carolina last year, is resisting pleas to withdraw after...
  5. ptif219

    South Carolina lawmakers introduce bill to begin secession debate

    If democrats think gun owners are just going let guns be confiscated they are in for big surprise. Gun owners will fight to keep their guns and their constitutional rights. https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/8/south-carolina-secession-bill-introduced-over-gun-/
  6. Friday13

    North Carolina legislature is attacking judges who rule against it

    If you can't play by the rules, try to change the rules...and get smacked down. The North Carolina legislature is attacking judges who rule against it
  7. Bronwyn

    Schumer votes against South Carolina federal judge nominee because he's white

    This shows a democrat leader and his racism. This is political correctness run amok. Not to mention discriminatory on it's face. https://www.postandcourier.com/politics/chuck-schumer-votes-against-south-carolina-federal-judge-nominee-because/article_8b9f1890-1d6b-11e8-8533-0f7cc33319a9.html
  8. aboutenough

    North Carolina pays settlement to former magistrate who resigned over conscience

    RALEIGH, N.C. (ChurchMilitant.com) - A Christian judge in North Carolina reached a $300,000 settlement with the state in a lawsuit for her conscience rights. The settlement took place in November 2017 but was not public knowledge until this Wednesday. When gay marriage was legalized in North...
  9. aboutenough

    South Carolina bill would require schools to display 'In God We Trust' posters

    “In God We Trust.” And now, our nation’s motto is stirring up controversy in South Carolina. State Rep. Mike Burns’ bill would require schools to prominently display posters, saying “In God We Trust,” as well as the state motto, “Dum Spiro Spero” and its English translation, “While I breathe, I...
  10. D

    Voting Rights Roundup: North Carolina Supreme Court strikes down GOP's elections boar

    Voting Rights Roundup: North Carolina Supreme Court strikes down GOP's elections board power grab By Stephen Wolf ==================================================== Moral of the story: Each time Republicans try their shenanigans the courts move in and paddle them. They never...
  11. D

    Judges: North Carolina must redo map skewed by partisanship

    Judges: North Carolina must redo map skewed by partisanship - ABC News By Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press ==================================================== Gerrymandering must be stopped and parity given to all of the political parties where no one party will have the advantage...
  12. PACE

    P Diddy to meet with investors over Carolina Panthers ownership

    and yes, Colin Kaepernick is involved. Report: Diddy to Meet Investors over Panthers Bid; Colin Kaepernick Involved | Bleacher Report
  13. D

    Lawyer who defended North Carolina's voter suppression laws could end up on the feder

    Lawyer who defended North Carolina's voter suppression laws could end up on the federal bench By Joan McCarter https://www.dailykos.com/stories/1708263 ==================================================== And now that African-Americans and their supporters know what is going down...
  14. cpicturetaker12

    North Carolina woman confronts man with swastika flag

    She's bold! Probably a little bit stupid. However, if one was flying in my neighborhood, I'd stop too! You'll have to open it, the entire video is posted. This is Nazi f*cking America!’: Watch what happens when a NC woman confronts man with swastika flag SARAH K. BURRIS 15 AUG 2017 AT...
  15. D

    Boy, 14, accused of killing 2 last month in South Carolina

    Boy, 14, accused of killing 2 last month in South Carolina - ABC News By The Associated Press ---------------------------------------- It is truly sad to learn of these news. Here is yet another great tragic story of murder by youngsters and lawmakers still haven't learned to take care...
  16. bajisima

    Judges: No special elections for North Carolina

    Federal judges on Monday rejected a request by North Carolina voters who sued over General Assembly district boundaries to hold special elections next March in new districts once lines are redrawn to eliminate illegal racial gerrymandering. The unanimous order by the three-judge panel means...
  17. aboutenough

    North Carolina Magistrates Can Go Right On Refusing To Perform Gay Marriages

    A federal appeals court slapped down a challenge to a North Carolina law that allows magistrates to refuse to perform same-sex marriages on religious grounds. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit ruled Wednesday that the plaintiffs didn’t have legal standing to bring the lawsuit...
  18. Madeline

    Dirty Bomb Threat In South Carolina

    Charleston, S.C. port terminal evacuated as Coast Guard investigates 'dirty bomb' threat | WCIV I find young people tend to dismiss the threats associated with nuclear proliferation as "so last century". Like they are too old-fashioned to be worried about. There are 450 nuclear power plants...
  19. Davocrat

    After a week of seeing Richard Burr, here's a North Carolina sorbet...

    Reverend Barber casts an imposing figure in today's Times. Religious Liberals Sat Out of Politics for 40 Years. Now They Want in the Game. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/10/us/politics/politics-religion-liberal-william-barber.html?mwrsm=Facebook&_r=0
  20. D

    North Carolina lawmakers reach deal to repeal the state's 'bathroom bill'

    The NCAA should make very sure that the repeal does not in any way, shape or form continue to discriminate against transgendered individuals due to some clause in the compromise. They should not be so quick as to simply accept the deal and go to their state. After all, there are plenty of other...