Articles Tagged 'Thom Tillis'
NC governor caught on hot mic telling Biden they’ll drag Cal Cunningham ‘across the line’ after scandal
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper appeared to call Senate candidate Cal Cunningham’s scandal “frustrating,” but predicted his campaign would “get across the line” during a… READ MORE
Cal Cunningham apologizes, tries to jump-start embattled Senate campaign
Cal Cunningham reemerged Wednesday in an effort to jump start his embattled campaign for Senate in North Carolina, after revelations that the Democrat and Army… READ MORE
Virus Outbreak Poses Political Challenge For Republican In Key Senate Race
In what could be one of the closest Senate races this fall, the coronavirus pandemic has scrambled some of the usual political lines.
North Carolina… READ MORE
Senator Thom Tillis introduces legislation to allow citizens to sue sanctuary cities
(WPDE) — Senator Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) has introduced legislation to allow Americans to sue sanctuary cities and states when a loved one is hurt or… READ MORE
Planned Parenthood targets GOP senators in seven-figure ad campaign
Planned Parenthood is targeting Republican senators in a seven-figure ad campaign over the Trump administration’s changes to a federally funded birth control program.
The campaign,… READ MORE
Conservatives spark threat of bloody GOP primaries
Senate Republicans are facing a potential intraparty brawl as they fight to hold onto the chamber next year.
Republicans are defending 22 seats in 2020,… READ MORE
Republicans in tough races embrace LGBT issues despite backlash risk
A collection of Republicans in Congress are embracing equal rights for the LGBT community, ignoring grumbling from social conservatives and the risk of drawing a… READ MORE
Sen. Rand Paul holds up Senate vote on budget package as shutdown looms
The stalemate began when Paul repeatedly objected to a quick vote on the deal struck by his fellow Kentucky Republican, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell,… READ MORE
N Carolina: Hagan Gets First Major GOP Challenger
North Carolina state Speaker Thom Tillis announced Friday he will challenge Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan.
The Republican has long been expected to take on the first-term senator, who is among the most vulnerable incumbents facing re-election next year. Heâ€™s the first major challenger to Hagan, though other Republicans are eyeing the race.
â€œFriends, I have decided to run for the… READ MORE