Post Tagged with: "Tim Moffitt"

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dana Frankel named Asheville Downtown Development Specialist

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Dana Frankel named Asheville Downtown Development Specialist

Also, The National bar on Wall Street is closed, and more.

by June 6, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville restaurants band together to support youth shelter

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville restaurants band together to support youth shelter

Also, an Asheville family seeks crowdfunding support in the wake of a severe medical diagnosis, and more.

by December 2, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
In icy relations between Asheville City Council and N.C. lawmakers, a bit of a thaw

In icy relations between Asheville City Council and N.C. lawmakers, a bit of a thaw

In looking to Raleigh, Asheville’s elected leaders seek increased or restored revenue streams. City leaders also want to maintain their authority over zoning and development.

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: 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: Reining in RAD rents, toppling toplessness, coal ash completed, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Reining in RAD rents, toppling toplessness, coal ash completed, more

Also, a new analysis by N.C. Insider says Rep. Tim Moffitt of Buncombe County was one of the most effective lawmakers in the GA this year.

by August 22, 2014 8 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: Turner practices his pitch, Bothwell busted, city budget blessed and more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Turner practices his pitch, Bothwell busted, city budget blessed and more

Also, the N.C. General Assembly battles over the state budget, McCrory issued his third veto of the week and more.

by June 27, 2014 7 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Studying a new Coxe Avenue parking deck and other budget issues

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Studying a new Coxe Avenue parking deck and other budget issues

Also, working on a repeal of Common Core standards, a budget shortfall for in the state’s Medicaid plan and more.

by June 6, 2014 6 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Political Hit List: N.C. lawmakers get back to business in Raleigh, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: N.C. lawmakers get back to business in Raleigh, more

Also, an ethics complaint filed N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt has been dismissed, and more.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The countdown to primary election day edition

Ashvegas Political Hit List: The countdown to primary election day edition

Republican candidates seeking to challenge U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan are duking it out, while Democrats battle to challenge U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows.

by May 2, 2014 3 comments Asheville politics
Ashvegas Op-Ed: In Moffitt vs. Turner, it’s Turner’s story that stands up to scrutiny

Ashvegas Op-Ed: In Moffitt vs. Turner, it’s Turner’s story that stands up to scrutiny

Details of the controversial meeting between N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt and challenger Brian Turner are in, and it’s Turner’s version that holds.

by April 3, 2014 63 comments Opinion
UPDATED News & Observer: N.C. Rep. Moffitt asks N.C. Board of Elections to dismiss Turner complaint

UPDATED News & Observer: N.C. Rep. Moffitt asks N.C. Board of Elections to dismiss Turner complaint

Moffitt denies his election challenger’s allegations that he offered to help Turner get a job at UNC-TV if he dropped out of the race.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Also, N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of Buncombe County and his challenger, Brian Turner, make headlines across the state.

by March 14, 2014 0 comments Asheville politics
UPDATED: Ashvegas Politcal Hit List Extra: Turner files formal complaints against Moffitt

UPDATED: Ashvegas Politcal Hit List Extra: Turner files formal complaints against Moffitt

Turner says he’ll file complaints with the state ethics and elections boards in the wake of growing controversy over a conversation he had with Moffitt.

UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

Following the lead of Ashvegas, other media outlets take note of controversial meeting between the two candidates.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory woos Boeing, Moffitt eyes his destiny, Hagan labeled ‘moderate,’ more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: McCrory woos Boeing, Moffitt eyes his destiny, Hagan labeled ‘moderate,’ more

Also, U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows says President Obama “has declared war, and not just on Congress but the American people.”

by February 7, 2014 5 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt mulls drones, McHenry hits a Swiss resort, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Moffitt mulls drones, McHenry hits a Swiss resort, more

Also, Thom Tillis, North Carolina’s speaker of the House, ready to investigate Obamacare.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: A Klingon candidate, banning bare breasts, more

Also, Buncombe County commissioners approved $1.2 million in grants to manufacturer Jacob Holms Industries.

Turner announces Democratic run to challenge Republican N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of south Asheville

Turner announces Democratic run to challenge Republican N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of south Asheville

Turner, a former assistant vice chancellor at UNC Asheville, is running in House District 116.

by December 10, 2013 2 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics
UNCA mass comm prof: Asheville Citizen-Times should cover its own journalistic failure with ‘Raleigh Digest’

UNCA mass comm prof: Asheville Citizen-Times should cover its own journalistic failure with ‘Raleigh Digest’

A 48-page political insert into the Citizen-Times last week was paid for by a company owned by Republican Rep. Tim Moffitt, but it wasn’t labeled as such.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Bellamy won’t run for Congress; Raleigh Digest controversy; more

Reviewing the political landscape of the past week.

by December 1, 2013 3 comments Asheville politics
UPDATED Word on the street: It will be Turner vs. Moffitt in 2014 election epic clash

UPDATED Word on the street: It will be Turner vs. Moffitt in 2014 election epic clash

Brian Turner, a UNC Asheville vice chancellor, resigned his job this week as he prepares to challenge N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt next year.

Election Day 2013 in Asheville: A low-interest affair, punctuated by bulldinky

Election Day 2013 in Asheville: A low-interest affair, punctuated by bulldinky

With Raleigh lawmakers holding Asheville by the balls and running the city from the statehouse, the real election is next year.

by November 4, 2013 20 comments Asheville politics, Opinion
Asheville Citizen-Times: Topless women return to streets of downtown Asheville

Asheville Citizen-Times: Topless women return to streets of downtown Asheville

The boob parade continues.

by May 17, 2013 7 comments Asheville News
Three editorials offer a closer look at Tim Moffitt’s anti-topless House Bill 34

Three editorials offer a closer look at Tim Moffitt’s anti-topless House Bill 34

Controversial bill would make female toplessness a felony; GoTopless.org president says rallies will continue.

by February 23, 2013 8 comments Asheville News, Opinion
More Asheville nipples in the news: Moffit’s anti-topless bill makes the Huffington Post

More Asheville nipples in the news: Moffit’s anti-topless bill makes the Huffington Post

HuffPo’s take on a bill that would make female toplessness a felony in Asheville.

by February 19, 2013 3 comments Asheville News
President of GoTopless.org determined to oppose Moffitt’s no-nipples bill

President of GoTopless.org determined to oppose Moffitt’s no-nipples bill

“Even if it passes, our rallies will continue,” GoTopless president Nadine Gary said.

by February 7, 2013 11 comments Asheville News
Asheville Citizen-Times: No nipples, says state lawmaker’s bill

Asheville Citizen-Times: No nipples, says state lawmaker’s bill

State Rep. Tim Moffitt’s bill could put and end to topless rallies in Asheville.

by January 31, 2013 20 comments Asheville News

Update: Shocking statement on N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt Twitter account raises questions

Was the errant tweet the work of a paid political operative, or was Moffitt’s account hacked?

by September 21, 2012 5 comments Asheville News

Politics get personal in Asheville Twitter war

An online war of words has drawn in an outrageous political operative, an outspoken former reporter and several other area Twitter personalities.

by August 4, 2012 13 comments Asheville News