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What does NC stand for?

NC stands for Neo-Conservative (aka neo-con)

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Many of these neo-conservatives had close links to large American companies, and were ready to link American political interests to building good business opportunities.
Taking his cue from his bevy of neo-conservative advisers, Romney has appeared to embrace their tenets and even conflated their projection of American exceptionalism with elements of his own Mormon creed.
The head of the neo-conservative gang, William Kristol, whose late father Irving, the godfather of the movement, passed away a few months ago, heads the editorial board of the leading mouthpiece of the neo-conservatives, and war criminals like Paul Wolfowitz and Douglas Feith have found new jobs, instead of ending up, like Bush, Dick Cheney and Donald Rumsfeld, before the International War Crimes Tribunal in The Hague.
6/16/2010 9:22:46 AM As the right-wing leadership of the organised US Jewish community defends Israel against international condemnation for its deadly seizure of a flotilla bearing humanitarian supplies for Gaza, a familiar clutch of neo-conservative hawks is going on the offensive against what they see as the flotilla's chief defender, Turkey.
Israel's green technologies drive is related to plans developed by US neo-conservatives in the build-up to the invasion of Iraq.