Could NC-03 be competitive?

May 1st, 2019 by NCTP Feed Categories: Feed, Opinion No Responses

The first special election primary of the cycle is behind us now. In NC-03, in the race to replace Rep. Walter Jones, Jr., former Greenville Mayor Allen Thomas handily won the Democratic primary with just over 50% of the vote. On the Republican side, state Representative Greg Murphy and Joan Perry, both doctors, will face […]

NC GOP Tires of Tillis

April 25th, 2019 by NCTP Feed Categories: Feed, Opinion No Responses

Morning Consult released a poll this morning that showed Republican Senator Thom Tillis of North Carolina hemorrhaging support from members of his own party. In February, Senator Tillis publicly opposed President Trump’s national emergency over the border wall, going as far as penning an op-ed for the Washington Post outlining his rationale and the importance […]

Biden’s in

April 25th, 2019 by NCTP Feed Categories: Feed, Opinion No Responses

Joe Biden is in. I’ve always liked him. In fact, I’ve got a letter dated February 10, 1986 that reads: Dear Mr. Mills, Thank you for calling my office. It is too early for me to make any decisions regarding 1988. However, if I should decide to be a candidate, you can rest assured that […]