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States seek to reassure voters, tighten poll security
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Facing unprecedented warnings of a "rigged" election from Donald Trump, state officials around the country are rushing to reassure the public, and some are taking subtle steps to boost security at polling places because of the passions whipped up by the race. "This election the environment is unlike any before," South Carolina Election Commission spokesman
After Trump, clear differences for Ross, Burr in Senate race
Monday, October 17, 2016
RALEIGH – As North Carolina heads into early in-person voting later this week, Republican U.S. Sen. Richard Burr and Democratic rival Deborah Ross both want voters to know where they clearly differ on issues. But Ross also wants them to keep viewing those differences through the filter of Burr's support for Republican presidential nominee Donald
McCrory: Flooded historic town will get help
Monday, October 17, 2016
TARBORO – Floodwaters as high as some rooflines swamped one of the country's oldest towns chartered by African-Americans, setting up a daunting rebuilding effort for the second time in less than 20 years. On Friday, Gov. Pat McCrory met with Princeville residents and town officials to pledge support after flooding spawned by Hurricane Matthew. The
Central Regional Hospital workers mass sickout in protest
Sunday, October 16, 2016
BUTNER - Several frontline workers at Central Regional Hospital did not come into work on Wednesday morning. Many gathered in front of the hospital to express that they “are sick and tired of being sick and tired.” “I work too hard to be told that I simply ‘meet’ expectations, then not be compensated for what I
N. Carolina Supreme Court race could shift partisan balance
Thursday, October 13, 2016
RALEIGH – The philosophical and political balance of North Carolina's Supreme Court could shift as voters this fall choose to keep a longtime justice or replace him with a veteran Wake County trial judge. Associate Justice Bob Edmunds is seeking to stay on the court after winning eight-year terms in 2000 and 2008. His challenger is Superior Court
McCrory, Cooper blast each other on LGBT law in debate
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
RTP, N.C. – North Carolina Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and Democratic challenger Roy Cooper blamed each other at every turn Tuesday in their gubernatorial debate, in particular regarding a state law McCrory signed limiting nondiscrimination rules for LGBT people that has received national criticism. McCrory also declined to withdraw his support for
5 seats up for election on North Carolina Court of Appeals
Monday, October 10, 2016
In addition to one seat on the state Supreme Court, North Carolina voters next month get to choose who will hold five seats on the state Court of Appeals. The 15-member intermediate appeals court sits in three-judge panels to hear cases. Four races feature an incumbent and challenger. A fifth race has three candidates because Court of Appeals Judge Martha
McCrory wants crime lab as big issue in race against Cooper
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
RALEIGH – The competency of the North Carolina State Crime Laboratory to help police catch criminals or rule out suspects has become a key attack point for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory against the man ultimately in charge of the lab, his Democratic gubernatorial challenger Roy Cooper. Ads by the governor and other Republicans have focused on problems
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