Staffer in Rep. Moore's office calls teacher an "idiot"

A North Carolina teacher calls the office of state Representative Tim Moore to voice her concerns about the budget.

Then, when the staffer forgets to hang up the phone, you won't believe what happened next ...


They get their cues

from the people they work for, in case anybody is tempted to rationalize this by saying you shouldn't use "guilt by association" to attack elected officials.

Has anyone else noticed

that folks in the NC GOP tend to have problems with the "open mic" situation?

"I will have a priority on building relationships with the minority caucus. I want to put substance behind those campaign speeches." -- Thom Tillis, Nov. 5, 2014