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2 hrs ago | JD Supra
Sine Die, folks! The North Carolina General Assembly has adjourned until a new legislature convenes January 14, 2015 with the members elected this November.
4 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The House is in GOP hands, and no one thinks the November midterm elections will change that.
8 hrs ago | The Chronicle
With teacher salaries among the lowest in the country, North Carolina is watching its teachers leave the state-or decide not to go into teaching in the first place.
Finance industry PACs that have given the $10,000 maximum in the current cycle: WASHINGTON U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan has received $962,000 since 2008 from employees and political action committees of industries that are under the jurisdiction of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee, where she has served for a large portion of her first ... (more)
North Carolina business recruiters offered Toyota more than $100 million in incentives for the world's largest carmaker to move its North American headquarters to Charlotte rather than a Dallas suburb, but still lost out to a Texas offer half that size.
This Aug. 25, 2014, file photo shows Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., as she speaks with members of the media at a campaign field office in Goldsboro, N.C. The top prize of the November midterm elections is control of the Senate for the final two years of President Barack Obamas administration, with Republicans needing to pick up six more seats to take ... (more)
What it is, is proof of how disastrously low Barack Obama's ratings are in a number of states crucial for Democrats if they want to hold off the GOP from taking control of the Senate in 2014.
Karl Rove and his Crossroads GPS PAC are about to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory in the senate -- by campaigning to the left of incumbents Mark Pryor and Kay Hagan on behalf of Republican challengers Tom Cotton and Thom Tills.
How voters feel about Republican control should shade Election Day results for the U.S. Senate and on down the ballot.
Indiana transportation officials said they were trying to keep the route viable until a private company could take over the cost of operating the short-distance trains.
It's hard to blame Elnora Mills for not feeling terribly grateful. Decades after being forcibly sterilized under the state eugenics program, she and other victims of that cruel social experiment are finally seeing some compensation.
We all know Republicans have a woman problem , but let's focus on the Democrats' problem with men, specifically white men.
Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., and Speaker of the House Thom Tillis, R-Mecklenburg, who is challenging Hagan for her Senate seat, have agreed to two debates sponsored by North Carolina Association of Broadcasters.
As it goes, I know a thing or two about coming to the rescue against evil plans -- it's part of my day job.
HGTV may have fired the Benham Brothers for their religious beliefs, but that's not stopping them from voicing and standing up for their pro-life ideals.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 12:28 pm
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