RL Clark is the Asheville Tea Party’s recommended candidate for NC Senate District 49. He has already served two terms in the North Carolina Senate (1995-1996, 1997-1998), where he earned the nickname “Senator No” due to his unyielding resistance to voting for irresponsible spending bills.
Candidate Survey – R.L. Clark
by Mountain Xpress | 04/21/2010
MX: What most distinguishes you from your opponent?
My previous legislative accomplishments: Cut over $1 billion personal, food, excise, inheritance and business taxes. Repealed intangibles tax. Created charter schools; returned control to local boards of education. Required sex offenders to register for life; repealed prison cap. Increased homestead exemptions for elders.
MX: What are your top three legislative priorities?
- Jobs creation by reducing business, individual and personal taxes plus eliminating unreasonable and unnecessary rules and regulations.
- School choice, vouchers and removal of charter-schools cap.
- Compliance with U.S. and N.C. constitutions regarding state sovereignty and legislative redistricting.
The Definition of Insanity
Micheal Muller | April 28, 2010
Don Yelton is an angry little man with an enormous ego: he runs for office every year because he has a captive audience of Republicans who are either too afraid to stand up to him or too stupid to realize that he’ll never win an election.