Post Tagged with: "Thom Tillis"

Moog Music says U.S.-China trade war threatens Asheville jobs

Moog Music says U.S.-China trade war threatens Asheville jobs

Moog Music is circulating a form letter it is urging supporters to sign and send to elected officials.

by July 2, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville City Council candidate announces bid

Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville City Council candidate announces bid

Also, a $3 billion plan by Gov. Pat McCrory to use bonds to pay for road and infrastructure improvements could be on the ballot for referendum this fall.

by April 27, 2015 8 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville police chief to be hired by June

Ashvegas Political Hit List: New Asheville police chief to be hired by June

A quick look at what’s been happening on the local, state and national political scene.

by March 12, 2015 0 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Construction of 5-story, 104-room downtown Asheville hotel moves forward

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Construction of 5-story, 104-room downtown Asheville hotel moves forward

Also, what happened to truck out front of Pack’s Tavern, a new plan for a South Slope residential development and more.

by February 3, 2015 13 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Mopping up after Moffitt, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Mopping up after Moffitt, more

The N.C. General Assembly gets back to work, U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry moves up on an influential committe, Hagan heads to Harvard, more.

by January 16, 2015 8 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe DA dispute, Turner takes oath, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe DA dispute, Turner takes oath, more

Also, N.C. Rep. Mark Meadows votes against Boehner for speaker, and might Heath Shuler launch a run for U.S. Senate in the Tar Heel state?

by January 9, 2015 10 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory’s payout pandemonium and more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory’s payout pandemonium and more

Also, N.C. Sen. Terry Van Duyn is elected minority whip, and more.

by December 19, 2014 0 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Meadows on the move, McCrory criticizes Obama’s immigration overhaul

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Meadows on the move, McCrory criticizes Obama’s immigration overhaul

Also, speculation continues to mount that Republicans could shift course and expand Medicaid for North Carolina.

by November 21, 2014 12 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: McHenry on the rise; will Hagan challenge Burr? more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McHenry on the rise; will Hagan challenge Burr? more

Also, it’s “triage mode” at the Asheville Police Department.

by November 14, 2014 3 comments Asheville politics
Ramsey/Ager race.

Election 2014 news analysis: Behind the upsets in Buncombe races for N.C. House

One result of the upsets: Asheville’s unlikely to see the wave of legislation targeting local government specifically.

by November 6, 2014 10 comments Asheville politics
Election 2014: Buncombe goes blue as Turner, Ager pull upsets

Election 2014: Buncombe goes blue as Turner, Ager pull upsets

On a night that saw Republicans score big wins in races across the Tar Heel state and around the country, Democrats around Asheville had reason to celebrate.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The 2014 Election eve edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The 2014 Election eve edition

It’s down to the wire between Ager and Ramsey; reports on Merrell-Frost and McHenry-McQueen debates; and more.

by November 3, 2014 24 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: SECU Plaza debate, Buncombe DA digest, Tillis and the empty chair, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: SECU Plaza debate, Buncombe DA digest, Tillis and the empty chair, more

Also, Democratic challenger Brian Turner and N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt are going fighting it out with a week to go until Election Day.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The Asheville City Hall flag fallout, affordable housing discussion, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The Asheville City Hall flag fallout, affordable housing discussion, more

Also, the race between N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt and challenger Brian Turner is coming down to the wire.

by October 17, 2014 20 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Same-sex marriage approved, the state of Asheville, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Same-sex marriage approved, the state of Asheville, more

Also, it’s been hard to miss U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows of Western North Carolina – he’s been all over cable news recently.

by October 14, 2014 11 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Backing of Asheville busking regs, still going after graffiti, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Backing of Asheville busking regs, still going after graffiti, more

Also, more on the Hagan vs. Tillis battle for North Carolina’s U.S. Senate seat.

by September 26, 2014 7 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Fake frackers, Aloft apartments, highway boondoggle, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Fake frackers, Aloft apartments, highway boondoggle, more

Also, there’s a new set of guidelines for being named North Carolina’s poet laureate.

by September 20, 2014 12 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt company caught plagiarizing, federal funds for RAD, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt company caught plagiarizing, federal funds for RAD, more

Also, there’s a big fracking forum today, and Sen. Kay Hagan and N.C. Speaker Thom Tillis had their first debate.

by September 12, 2014 16 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Coal ash conundrum for McCrory, fracking tests, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Coal ash conundrum for McCrory, fracking tests, more

Also, Parking-gate update, the Klingon candidate returns, and more.

by August 15, 2014 19 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Campaign season for Buncombe commissioners, state budget breakthrough, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Campaign season for Buncombe commissioners, state budget breakthrough, more

Also, today is Moral Monday in downtown Asheville.

by August 4, 2014 5 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: N.C. General Assembly slogs on, Hagan hammers Tillis, the Pack Place shuffle, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: N.C. General Assembly slogs on, Hagan hammers Tillis, the Pack Place shuffle, more

Also, Turner touts his cash and Meadows farms for dollars.

by July 25, 2014 15 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe budget blessed, Turner/Moffitt tiff tossed, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Buncombe budget blessed, Turner/Moffitt tiff tossed, more

Also, a showdown in the short session of the North Caorlina General Assembly, and more.

by July 10, 2014 8 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Full speed ahead on fracking, Huckabee at Harrah’s, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Full speed ahead on fracking, Huckabee at Harrah’s, more

Also, Burr gets bashed for bashing leaders of veterans groups.

by May 30, 2014 12 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moogfest funding rejected, lawmakers eye liquor tastings, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moogfest funding rejected, lawmakers eye liquor tastings, more

Also, McCrory makes the New York Times, film industry incentives get pared back, and more.

by May 23, 2014 10 comments Asheville politics