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Mario for NC Senate

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As a candidate for public office, I believe wholeheartedly in transparency. My goal is for this to be a space where you may become better aquainted with my ideas, policy positions, and political philosophy. We may not always agree on every policy, but I promise to be open and honest so you will always know exactly where I stand on an issue. Welcome to Liberty Lounge.

We Remember

Friday, September 11, 2020
We Remember

19 years ago today, Nothing else mattered. Not the R or the D next to your name on your voter ID. Not the color of your skin. Not your religion. Not whatever you were arguing about with your friends on social media. Nothing. Time stood...

His Name Was Cannon Hinnant

Friday, August 14, 2020
His Name Was Cannon Hinnant

By Mario J. Lomuscio
Last Sunday, I came across one of the most tragic stories I’ve ever had the misfortune to read. A precious young boy of only five years of age was riding his bike with his sisters, when his neighbor (25) approached...

The Opportunity Scholarship Program and it’s Anti-Student Enemies

Tuesday, August 11, 2020
The Opportunity Scholarship Program and it’s Anti-Student Enemies

By Mario J. Lomuscio
For as many as fifteen thousand low income students in the state of North Carolina, the Opportunity Scholarship Program (OSP) serves a critical role in providing new education opportunities and eliminating disparities...

Socialism is Racist: How Capitalism Counters Bigotry

Thursday, July 23, 2020
Socialism is Racist: How Capitalism Counters Bigotry

By Mario J. Lomuscio 
The contrast between capitalism and socialism could not be more clear. Capitalism is the great equalizer in the fight against racism, and it is the socialist ideology that so often and so easily coexists with...

Stop Coddling Communism in our Public Schools

Friday, July 17, 2020
Stop Coddling Communism in our Public Schools

By Mario J. Lomuscio
The blood-soaked history of the 20th century serves as a mournful warning to humanity of the evils of communism. From the Holodomor, to Mao’s Great Leap Forward, to the killing fields of Khmer Rouge, to the Rhodesian...

Confederate Statues and the Silent Specter of Saul Alinsky

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Confederate Statues and the Silent Specter of Saul Alinsky

By Mario J. Lomuscio
No statue appears to be safe from the angry throngs, masses, and mobs assembling across the country in recent weeks. What began as a righteous and peaceful protest against racism, has devolved into an astonishing...

Racism Riots and Revival

Monday, June 8, 2020
Racism Riots and Revival

By Mario J. Lomuscio
Let’s have an honest conversation. Honestly, my soul is tired. These last two weeks have been emotionally exhausting for, I think, every American. I’m tired of the news. I’m tired of the virtue signaling on social...

His Name Was George Floyd

Friday, May 29, 2020
His Name Was George Floyd

By Mario J. Lomuscio
Like most Americans, I had the supreme displeasure of watching a man lose his life earlier this week. An officer of the law (someone we are supposed to trust to protect us) pinned that man’s throat to the pavement...

Memorial Day

Monday, May 25, 2020
Memorial Day

By Mario J. Lomuscio
Memorial Day. The day we honor the memory of every hero that purchased our freedom and liberty with the supreme and selfless sacrifice of their very lives. 
Today we celebrate the cherished memory of the...

Vaccinations are an Intelligent Choice, Forced Vaccinations are an Intolerable Tyranny

Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Vaccinations are an Intelligent Choice, 
Forced Vaccinations are an Intolerable Tyranny

By Mario J. Lomuscio
Which best describes you? A science denying “anti-vaxxer”, or an uninformed pro-vax shill of “big-pharma”? Regarding the vaccination debate, there is no shortage of ad hominem arguments or false dichotomies such...