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Pat McCrory 2Duke EnergyBack in the mid-to-late 20th Century, a powerful U.S. Senator from the state of Washington with a talent for winning defense contracts for his home state was famoulsy known by the moniker “the senator from Boeing.”

Today in North Carolina, it looks more and more as if the appropriate nickname for Pat McCrory may well be “the Governor from Duke Energy.” As Sue Sturgis reports in a new article at Facing South entitled “Will Gov. McCrory help his friend Duke Energy capture the N.C. Utility Commission?” the web of connections between Guv and his longtime employer is thick and tangled and getting more troubling all the time.

“In addition to having received generous campaign contributions from Duke Energy Read More