Coal Ash stored at Duke Energy's Sutton Plant in New Hanover County.
1 month ago
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House approves bill to tweak coal ash standards

The House has approved a bill granting states authority to regulate waste generated from coal burned for electricity.
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2 months ago
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Area’s Congressional delegation against Iran nuke deal

Three of the Republicans who represent southeastern North Carolina in Congress have come out against the nuclear accord reached earlier today between world powers and Iran.
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2 months ago
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Wilmington teen headed for DC to lobby for type 1 diabetes

"I've known many people who have said, 'I would just love love love to have that technology, but my insurance company just doesn't cover it,'" Medlicott said.
Wilmington's GE Hitachi plant held a rally today to raise awareness about the re-authorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States
3 months ago
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GE Hitachi holds rally to sway upcoming vote

The GE Hitachi plant in Wilmington held a rally today to try to gain the attention of lawmakers. A spokesman says they hope Congressmen David Rouzer, Richard Burr and Thom Tillis vote to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States before it expires June 30.
Former US House Speaker Dennis Hastert (Source: US Congress/MGN)
3 months ago
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Former House Speaker Hastert enters not guilty plea

Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has pleaded not guilty to charges in a federal hush-money case.
Former US Congressman Mike McIntyre is now working for a law firm in Raleigh. (Photo courtesy: Poyner Spruill)
3 months ago
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Mike McIntyre joining Raleigh law firm

Former US Rep. Mike McIntyre has a new job.
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4 months ago
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Bill in Congress would put Brunswick Co. back into Wilmington MSA

Southeastern North Carolina's Congressional delegation says it is working to put Brunswick County back into the Wilmington area. Statistically speaking, that is.
Rep. David Rouzer talked with WWAY's Hannah Patrick about his first 100 days in Congress
4 months ago
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Rep. David Rouzer talks first 100 days

The first 100 days in Congress are now in the rear view mirror for Rep. David Rouzer.
Gov. McCrory testifies to Congress, backs offshore drilling
5 months ago
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Gov. McCrory testifies to Congress, backs offshore drilling

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has visited Capitol Hill to reaffirm support to open more of the Atlantic Ocean to look for natural gas and oil deposits.
McCrory urges strong federal partner on road needs
6 months ago
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McCrory urges strong federal partner on road needs

Gov. Pat McCrory has told Congress the federal government must be a strong and reliable partner with North Carolina and other states to improve roads and other transportation infrastructure.