Judicial Watch sues to force NC to clean its voter rolls as state invokes ’emergency’ powers

Judicial Watch sues to force NC to clean its voter rolls as state invokes ’emergency’ powers

by WorldTribune Staff, April 9, 2020 A government watchdog group has filed a lawsuit against North Carolina and two of its counties for failing to clean their voter rolls. Judicial Watch’s lawsuit argues that North Carolina, Mecklenburg County, and Guilford County “failed to make reasonable efforts to remove ineligible voters from their registration rolls as […]

Surprise winner in NC primary achieved national standing with speech that went viral

Surprise winner in NC primary achieved national standing with speech that went viral

by WorldTribune Staff, March 10, 2020 A Second Amendment proponent whose 2018 gun rights speech went viral has won the Republican primary in the North Carolina lieutenant governor race. Mark Robinson, in the March 3 election, exceeded the 30 percent threshold needed to avoid a runoff in the GOP primary. Democrats appeared headed to a […]

AOC: ‘Scared’ Republicans know more than ‘our own party’ how ‘powerful’ the squad is

AOC: ‘Scared’ Republicans know more than ‘our own party’ how ‘powerful’ the squad is

by WorldTribune Staff, September 12, 2019 Republicans are terrified of “the squad” because they know how “powerful” the four Democratic Congress members are, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said. In fact, the New York socialist contends, the GOP may be more aware of the squad’s power than the Democratic Party. Asked at an NAACP forum on Sept. […]

NC man told not to support Trump because he’s black; ‘I bought the biggest MAGA hat’

NC man told not to support Trump because he’s black; ‘I bought the biggest MAGA hat’

by WorldTribune Staff, September 10, 2019 A North Carolina man who is a supporter of President Donald Trump is sending a very large message to those who say that, as a black American, he shouldn’t back the president. “I have a lot of friends who tell me that I shouldn’t support Donald Trump because I’m […]

‘Safe haven’: 20 illegals arrested in North Carolina sanctuary county released despite ICE detainers

‘Safe haven’: 20 illegals arrested in North Carolina sanctuary county released despite ICE detainers

by WorldTribune Staff, August 19, 2019 The case of Oscar Pacheco-Leonardo is indicative of the largest sanctuary county in North Carolina’s frequent release of illegals charged with heinous crimes, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) says. On June 14, Pacheco-Leonardo, a 33-year-old illegal immigrant from Honduras, was arrested by Mecklenburg County police and charged with one […]

Bozo alert: The Left now equates being called a ‘clown’ to a white supremacist slur

Bozo alert: The Left now equates being called a ‘clown’ to a white supremacist slur

by WorldTribune Staff, August 9, 2019 Add the word “clown” to the list of words the Left considers a white supremacy dog whistle. In a new campaign ad, North Carolina Republican Dan Bishop, running in the 9th Congressional District, portrays his Democratic opponent, Dan McCready, and some liberal members of Congress as “crazy clowns.” “They […]

NC Democrats giddy after GOP fails to override governor’s veto of born alive abortion bill

NC Democrats giddy after GOP fails to override governor’s veto of born alive abortion bill

by WorldTribune Staff, June 6, 2019 North Carolina Democrats were in a celebratory mood after they successfully staved off an effort by Republicans to override Gov. Roy Cooper’s veto of the GOP-led State Assembly’s born alive abortion legislation. The legislation would have required medical professionals to care for newborns who survive an abortion and grant […]

NC county phases out high school valedictorians

NC county phases out high school valedictorians

by WorldTribune Staff, May 21, 2019 There will be no valedictorians at high schools in Wake County, North Carolina when students get their diplomas in the coming weeks. Not because the title wasn’t earned by students in the large county surrounding the state capital in Raleigh. Beginning this year, the county’s schools will no longer […]

Q&A: Media attorney faults N.C. transparency laws, laments shrinking newsrooms

Q&A: Media attorney faults N.C. transparency laws, laments shrinking newsrooms

special to WorldTribune FPI / May 15, 2019 By Kari Travis, Carolina Journal.com John Bussian is the principal of the Bussian Law Firm in Raleigh, North Carolina, which specializes in media litigation and has long been a national leader in defending the First Amendment. Bussian, who holds a bachelor’s degree from Duke University, earned his […]