Why Your Vote Is Safe in North Carolina

The North Carolina Board of Elections has issued the following assurances about election security:   No Evidence of Successful Attack North Carolina elections officials have no evidence than any election system or voting system in the state has ever been the...

Joe Sam Queen Fundraiser — PICTURES!

A great crowd showed up at Louise and Frank Burrell’s home on June 30th to help Joe Sam Queen take back the NC119 House seat.  Louise put out a wonderful spread for hungry Democrats and everyone was kept well-hydrated.  The late-June afternoon weather alternated...

This Week in the Blog, June 11, 2018

In American Numbers Game, Penny digs into the truth behind some of the current administration’s “great successes.”  The master of hyperbole in the White House would have you believe that no one has dealt with natural disaster as well as he has, but...

American Numbers Game

Golf and Hurricanes: a Story of Two Sets of Numbers By Penny Smith In an age of truthiness, even numbers lie. Well, one could argue they have always concealed facts (see Mark Twain: “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.”). Yet the skewed...