Commissioners react to mounting criticism of voting down contraceptive funding; Barfield: a colossal mistakeSubmitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 03/14/2012 - 10:11pm.READ MORE:
Thanks to redistricting, our area will be served by two members of the US House of Representatives. Much of Pender County and part of Wilmington are now in the 3rd Congressional District. Rep. Walter Jones has held that seat for 18 years, but this year he has a challenge in the Republican primary from former New Bern Police Chief Frank Palombo. Today Palombo discussed why he believes Congress needs term limits and why folks in our area should not feel marginalized in their new district.