Last week our blogger-in-chief, Penny Smith, dug into the dark money behind Representative Mike Clampitt’s campaign. Once down the rabbit hole it can be difficult to Click for full story.
For those of you unfamiliar with ALEC, it is the American Legislative Exchange Council. Although it bills itself as a nonpartisan entity on its web site, don’t be fooled. Click for full story.
One function of any political party is to present a platform. The platform defines the party’s standards and priorities for governing. This is not written by the Click for full story.
After a few weeks of publicizing events, this current ad on the electronic billboards (along Rt. 107 in Sylva) focuses on our theme for this elections year: Riding the Blue Click for full story.
Never one to shy away from a challenging subject, this week Penny Smith takes on shady campaign financing, the demise of the prison system in our country and an in-depth Click for full story.
The Jackson County Democratic Men are hosting a supper and informal gathering with the three men running to be the Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress from the North Click for full story.
Somebody lit a fire under our blogger this week! First up, an expose on our very own Congressman, Mark Meadows. It makes me want to impeach him immediately. Oh, but Click for full story.
Whew! It just gets better every week! Have you wondered what’s really in the Michael Wolfe tell-all book about Trump’s White House? Well, Penny Smith read it, Click for full story.
You certainly know how comforting a hot bowl of chili is on a cold, winter evening, but did you also know that eating foods containing hot chili’s helps with weight Click for full story.
You will not want to miss Penny Smith’s opinion pieces this week in the blog. Penny gets to the bottom line of what’s really important about the government Click for full story.