Another Day, Another Web of Democratic Cronyism Exposed
Ho-hum. This time it’s Mike Easley, former Democratic Governor of North Carolina from 2001-2009. From Raleigh’s left-leaning, but no punch-pulling (here) News and Observer, …Interviews and records, some kept secret while Easley was in office, show that the Easley family reaped many rewards from its relationship with (McQueen) Campbell: • Inside access on the Cannonsgate land deal. Campbell, familiar with plans for the | Read More »
Senator Hagan suddenly not looking to replace George Holding after all.
You may remember from Sunday about how the Democrats were quietly planning to remove a somewhat… inconvenient… US Attorney from his position before he was through investigating a former North Carolina Democratic governor. Now, via Geraghty, via Kaus, we find out that nothing of the sort is going to happen. Now. U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan said today that the U.S. Attorney in Raleigh, George Holding, | Read More »
Democrats set to remove meddlesome anti-corruption prosecutor.
(Via Instapundit) No, not Fitzgerald: Illinois is a little too prominent right now for that kind of shenanigans. North Carolina, on the other hand… Democrats fix sights on GOP prosecutor John Edwards admits federal investigators are asking him questions. Federal subpoenas were issued Friday related to Mike Easley. As the separate federal probes into a former senator and the former governor are emerging, Democrats are | Read More »