Source: The Beaufort Observer

Dr. Greg Brannon steps up to challenge Hagan in 2014

January 28, 2013

Dr. Greg Brannon, a Raleigh Click here to go to the original source.

Brannon may not be widely known statewide, but he is among TEA Party loyalists in Beaufort County. He has attended several Beaufort Patriot TEA Party meetings and was the main speaker at some of them. He adhered to a staunch TEA Party platform in all of his presentations, which were well received with several TEA Party leaders urging him to run for the Senate.

There is little doubt that the Establishment Republicans will put up one or more of their own. House Speaker Thom Tillis and Senate President Pro Tem Phil Berger have been coy about whether they will run. Brannon has not beat around the bush about it. He espouses limited, constitutional government, fiscal responsibility (reducing the deficit), a strong national defense, individual liberties and economic growth by a strong free enterprise system. You can learn more about Dr. Brannon’s thinking by

And if you have read this far you will probably find this article interesting, perhaps as a harbinger of things to come in 2014:
. The story does not have a direct parallel to the Hagan situation but it does present some interesting possibilities if the TEA Party people decide that the best way to save the country is to get rid of both Democrats and Republicans who are driving us into bankruptcy. As Hillary Clinton might say about whether they are Democrats or Republicans: “what difference does it make at this point?” That could certainly be a message to Tillis and Berger as they go into the legislative session.