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  • Earth Day 2024 – A Day of Reckoning and Responsibility

    April is our month to commit to bold and comprehensive action to protect the natural beauty of our beloved mountains and our treasured New River. We must place the Environment above Profits!  We can do this through support of the Governor’s statewide efforts to transition to a Clean Energy Economy, and by electing leaders who…

  • Let’s Talk About School Vouchers

    Let’s Talk About School Vouchers School Vouchers are a 10 year systematic re-segregation and privatization of our NC Public Schools Disguised as the “Opportunity Scholarship Grant Program”.  Let’s Talk About It! The program was initially designed for low-income families to opt out of their local public school, but starting in the 2024-2025 school year, there…

  • Let’s Talk About Gun Violence

    Let’s Talk About Gun Violence I grew up in a small town outside of Raleigh.  Like most good old southern boys, I bought my first 22 single-shot rifle when I was about 12. We all grew up around guns and our parents instilled in us the rules of gun safety. I never knew my grandfather. He…

  • I’ve Been Hard at Work for You!

    I’ve Been Hard At Work For You! I’m working hard for YOU!

  • Let’s Talk About The 3-Party System

    In the High Country, our political structure is actually a 3-Party system – Republicans, Democrats, and Unaffiliated. 42% of voters in the 93rd District are registered as Unaffiliated. The predominate power for the 2024 elections is clearly held by the Unaffiliate voters of the 93rd District. The down side of registering Unaffiliated is that is…