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mnhtnbb

(31,381 posts)
1. As a resident of NC
Wed May 24, 2023, 06:48 AM
May 2023

I will hope that the people here have had enough of Republicans. The last 12 years have been a downward spiral since poor turnout in 2010 allowed Repubs to gerrymander the state. Poor turnout again in 2022 resulted in Repubs taking over the state Supreme Court which immediately reheard a gerrymandering case and reversed the ruling. A turncoat Dem just allowed the state Legislature to override the Governor's veto of a drastic anti abortion bill.

Republicans are destroying the public schools and attempting to ruin the well respected and academically acclaimed University system.

People have to come out and vote. They must.

As a resident of NC mnhtnbb May 2023 #1
I hope so too; peacebuzzard May 2023 #4
I hope so too. 2naSalit May 2023 #7
I know the governor is cool Tickle May 2023 #2
Ubeki-beki-beki-stani-stan! Effete Snob May 2023 #3
As far as presidential election, it's gotta be NC Fiendish Thingy May 2023 #5
Think it will take until 2028 to flip FL. lark May 2023 #6
Ohio here - and as much as I'd like it to be Ohio, it's gotta be NC. LeftinOH May 2023 #8
Define flipping... brooklynite May 2023 #9
President RandySF May 2023 #10
I think NC is the obvious choice here GoodRaisin May 2023 #11
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