The House has approved a bill granting states authority to regulate waste generated from coal burned for electricity.
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.
"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.
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 U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has pleaded not guilty to charges in a federal hush-money case.
Former US Rep. Mike McIntyre has a new job.
Southeastern North Carolina's Congressional delegation says it is working to put Brunswick County back into the Wilmington area. Statistically speaking, that is.
The first 100 days in Congress are now in the rear view mirror for Rep. David Rouzer.
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.
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.