Just in case you had any illusions about Republican hypocrisy in Raleigh Blue NC's blog Comments Bulls and china shops A permanent Republican majority If Republicans in Raleigh actually did what they promised, they could achieve a permanent majority, simply by doing the right thing. We'll soon have the chance to see that principled new majority in action. By the way, the outcome of the issues Fitzsimon is discussing? It's 100% up to Art Pope. If he wanted to open the legislative process to reform and take politics out of redistricting, as he has claimed, he could accomplish both with a nod of his royal head. Heck, I'd consider calling off the boycott for that. Coming soon to an American city near you? This is the future I see on the horizon. And I honestly don't see anyway to stop it from happening. We've gone too far already, and we're getting ready to go even farther.