NC officials deny Senate candidate residency claim, opening door for a newcomer
North Carolina elections officials Monday rejected a residency appeal of a Charlotte candidate, leaving a political newcomer as the only Democrat in a Democratic-leaning state… READ MORE
Trump ally US Rep. Mark Meadows won’t seek reelection
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican congressman Mark Meadows, a top ally to President Donald Trump, said Thursday that he won’t seek reelection.
His announcement comes… READ MORE
In blow to North Carolina Democrats, court rules new GOP-drawn voting maps can be used for 2020
A three-judge panel in North Carolina ruled Monday that the new congressional district map drawn by Republicans last month would stand for 2020, and that… READ MORE
NC sexual assault reforms pass unanimously, await governor’s signature
RALEIGH, N.C. — A wide-ranging package of legislation reforming sexual assault laws passed both chambers of the General Assembly unanimously Thursday, with two measures closing… READ MORE
‘Be in your seats’: House GOP leader said he sent text before controversial NC vote
A GOP leader in the N.C. House of Representatives says he sent a text message to some party members before Wednesday morning’s veto override vote,… READ MORE
Republican Bishop beats Democrat McCready in tight NC District 9 race
Republican Dan Bishop narrowly defeated Democrat Dan McCready on Tuesday in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District, with a strong showing in suburban Union County and… READ MORE
GOP faces must-win race in North Carolina
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Republicans are scrambling to avoid what would be a devastating loss in the special House election in North Carolina’s 9th District.
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Biden raises cash in Charlotte, while O’Rourke holds town hall. Here’s what they said.
Two presidential candidates stopped to talk with voters in Charlotte Wednesday night at very different locations — one at a brewery and one at a… READ MORE
Bishop, McCready clash over attack ads, health care in 9th District debate
The candidates hoping to claim North Carolina’s 9th District congressional race, a do-over after evidence of widespread election fraud last fall, clashed in a Wednesday… READ MORE
Gun shop in North Carolina puts up billboard featuring the ‘Squad’
WASHINGTON – A North Carolina gun store owner took out a billboard advertisement focused on four Democratic congresswomen of color that makes reference to “The… READ MORE