Easley Does It
North Carolina's governor has given his support to Hillary Clinton, as the News & Observer reports: After months of courting, Gov. Mike Easley today gave ...
North Carolina's governor has given his support to Hillary Clinton, as the News & Observer reports:
After months of courting, Gov. Mike Easley today gave U.S. Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton a rousing endorsement for president.
"I've been accused of being persistent and downright aggravating," Easley said, as he stood beside Clinton at N.C. State University's McKimmon Center. "But this lady right here makes Rocky Balboa look like a pansy."
By backing Clinton, who trails by double digits in his state, Easley ensures that he will get a good deal of the credit if she pulls off an upset win. But wouldn't a lot of people say that "pansy" is an anti-gay slur?
We invite you to discuss and comment on this article using social media.
DOJ Warning Mobilizes Some Immigrant Sanctuary Cities3 hours ago
Amid Obamacare's Uncertainty, States Extend Deadlines to File 2018 Premium Rates3 hours ago
Matching Ex-Offenders With Hard-to-Fill Health Care Jobs4 hours ago
Florida Senator Who Just Resigned Had Hooters and Playboy Models on His Payroll4 hours ago
He's an Environmentalist, Entrepreneur, Author and Priest. Now He Wants to Add Governor.4 hours ago
Where Confederate Memorial Day Is Still Celebrated Today5 hours ago