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Episode 9 – It’s a Ruse!
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Episode 9 – It’s a Ruse!

On this episode, Kevin and Tyler ask the tough questions like: Is skin color only relevant in elections? Does jet fuel melt City Councils? Is it really all just a ruse? This, and much more, on Tavern Voices. The streak was broken but a new streak has begun. Don’t forget to subscribe on your favorite...

Episode 7 – You Can Be Anderson, I’ll Be Stormy
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Episode 7 – You Can Be Anderson, I’ll Be Stormy

On this episode, Kevin and Tyler ask: Is Grand Theft Lettuce a deportable offense? Is it quiet sleeping in a funeral home? Are male enhancement websites the downfall of Western democratic elections? And much, much more. This news-packed edition will cover everything you need to know about North Carolina current affairs.

North Carolina and America’s Redistricting Problem
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North Carolina and America’s Redistricting Problem

The battle continues to loom over North Carolina’s redistricting process. In the most recent chapter of the saga, a federal three-judge panel struck down NC’s congressional maps as a product of political gerrymandering. After being thrown out though, there isn’t much direction on how to proceed, leaving things in limbo, ultimately waiting on a decision...

Episode 6 – Tariffs & Bumble Guns
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Episode 6 – Tariffs & Bumble Guns

Does Tyler talk to women? Does Kevin understand economics? Will the podcast tariff kill Tavern Voices? On the 20th anniversary of The Big Lebowski, The Dudes Abide. Kevin and Tyler also tackle Bumble’s new anti-gun policy, sexual misconduct in NC, Trump’s lack of history knowledge, and other less important things.

Cooper wants your taxes higher
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Cooper wants your taxes higher

As if Governor Cooper couldn’t get more out of touch with the average North Carolinian, he took one more stab at it. This time taking aim at the take-home pay of the average hard working taxpayer. “Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper wants North Carolina business leaders to speak up for public education funding by telling the...

Some in GOP Still Fighting Gay Marriage
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Some in GOP Still Fighting Gay Marriage

This is quite possibly the most frivolous bill I have ever seen filed by a Republican… House Bill 780 is titled “Uphold Historical Marriage Act,” and is sponsored by some of the House’s most conservative legislators. They frequently file bills that don’t get a hearing because House GOP leaders don’t support the proposals.  The bill says...

Target’s Billion Dollar Gamble on HB2
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Target’s Billion Dollar Gamble on HB2

Much has been said about the economic impact of the bill formerly known as HB2 on North Carolina. Businesses turned away, the NCAA drew a line in the sand, and all was a disaster. Or so that’s how it was portrayed. With the “repeal” in-place, we shall see what the future holds for NC’s already...

Gov & AG Move to End Voter ID Appeal
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Gov & AG Move to End Voter ID Appeal

Many people have been wondering when, or if, this was going to happen.  I guess they got their answer Gov. Roy Cooper and Attorney General Josh Stein have taken steps to withdraw North Carolina’s appeal of a controversial voting rights lawsuit, essentially ending the state’s defense of its voter ID law and related election laws...

Gottfried Fired
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Gottfried Fired

Looks like the rumor mill was right, Mark Gottfried is out at NC State, North Carolina State head men’s basketball coach Mark Gottfried will not return next season, WRAL confirmed Thursday. Gottfried, who owns a 122-82 record in five-plus seasons with the Wolfpack and 47-55 in ACC play, will finish the season with the team...