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NC judges don't dismiss map lawsuits entirely
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/06/2012 - 11:13am.

A three-judge panel says a pair of lawsuits challenging North Carolina's new boundaries for congressional and legislative seats can move forward.

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ONLY ON 3: Election filings show Pantano Campaign has only $8,900 in cash
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/01/2012 - 12:34pm.

videoThe latest filing with the Federal Election Commission shows Republican Congressional candidate Ilario Pantano's campaign has only $8,912.24 cash on hand. His primary opponent, State Sen. David Rouzer, has more than $221,000 cash on hand.

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VOTE 2012: McIntyre Campaign has more than $1 million heading into primary
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/23/2012 - 1:46pm.

The Mike McIntyre For Congress Campaign Committee announced today that the campaign raised $852,000 in 2011 and begins the 2012 election year with $687,000 cash on hand.

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Rep. Giffords to resign from Congress this week
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 01/22/2012 - 3:22pm.

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona announced Sunday she intends to resign from Congress this week to concentrate on recovering from wounds suffered in an assassination attempt a little more than a year ago.

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Rouzer, Pantano a study in contrasts
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 12/02/2011 - 3:39pm.

video The Republican nomination for president may be decided by the time North Carolina votes in May, but there will still be the battle for the Republican nomination to represent our area in the US House of Representatives. The two candidates, David Rouzer and Ilario Pantano, are a study in contrast within the GOP.

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McIntyre pushing Congress to honor veterans who continue service in community
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 11/28/2011 - 4:00pm.

Rep. Mike McIntyre (D-7th District) was in Wilmington this afternoon to talk new legislation, and he thinks it's an issue everyone in Congress should be able to come together on.

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Elon Poll: N.C. favors higher taxes on millionaires, unhappy with Congress
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/04/2011 - 1:22pm.

Two out of three North Carolinians support the increase of taxes on Americans making more than $1 million a year, according to the latest Elon University Poll, and a majority of respondents believe that President Barack Obama is more willing to work with Republicans than the GOP is willing to work with the president.

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NRCC backing opponents Pantano, Rouzer
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 10:45am.

With the North Carolina primary still more than six months away, it appears the Republican Party is hedging its bets in the race to challenge Rep. Mike McIntyre.

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McIntyre holds big fundraising lead over Republican challengers
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/13/2011 - 1:15pm.

We've been watching the horse race that is the campaign for President, but things are heating up here at home for Congress. This week candidates for the 7th District seat filed their third quarter campaign finance reports.

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NC congresswoman canceled 9/11 appearances after threatening story
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/12/2011 - 4:32pm.

A North Carolina congresswoman says she canceled all her appearances at 9/11 anniversary events because she was named in a threatening Iranian state newspaper article.

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