Texas Governor Greg Abbott (Photo: Gage Skidmore / CC BY-SA 2.0)
2 months ago
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Texas governor burned in accident; could miss GOP convention

Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas sustained "extensive second- and third-degree burns" on both legs below the knees and on both feet and could miss next week's Republican National Convention.
(Photo: North Carolina Values Coalition website)
2 months ago
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Mueller becomes North Carolina GOP communications director

A spokeswoman for a socially conservative group that supports North Carolina's new law limiting anti-discrimination regulations for LGBT people has become communications director for the state Republican Party.
Christianity
3 months ago
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Evangelicals feel alienated, anxious amid declining clout

Pastor Richie Clendenen stepped away from the pulpit, microphone in hand. He walked the aisles of the Christian Fellowship Church, his voice rising to describe the perils believers face in 21st-century America.
Renee Ellmers
4 months ago
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Americans for Prosperity in North Carolina opposing Ellmers

A conservative government watchdog group has decided to actively seek the defeat of Republican U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers in North Carolina's 2nd Congressional District.
Beth Dawson loses bid for New Hanover County commission. (Photo: nhcgov.com
5 months ago
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Beth Dawson loses bid for another run on New Hanover County Commission

Woody White, Patricia Kusek and Derrick Hickey beat Dawson. Hickey edged out the incumbent by 368 votes.
Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin (Photo: Gage Skidmore/MGN)
6 months ago
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Paul Ryan not interested in presidential run this year

Amid extraordinary Republican infighting over Donald Trump, the word from House Speaker Paul Ryan is nope, he's not running for president.
Chris Rey
7 months ago
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Small town mayor vying for U.S. Senate

Chris Rey is the mayor of Spring Lake in Cumberland County. The Democrat hopes to win the March 15 primary against three other Democrats to be in the Nov. 8 general election.
NC Presidential Primary
8 months ago
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27 presidential candidates on North Carolina primary ballots

Twenty-seven candidates for president will show up on North Carolina primary ballots.
Donald Trump (Photo: Greg Skidmore)
9 months ago
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Trump speaks to thousands of supporters at rally in Raleigh

Several thousand people have come to hear Donald Trump speak in North Carolina for the first time since he announced his candidacy for president and vaulted to front-runner status in the Republican field.
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9 months ago
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Republican sends Confederate flag Christmas card as joke

A South Carolina lawmaker has sent out a Christmas card featuring a photo of the Confederate flag that refers to "memories of a happier time" and suggests those who voted to remove the flag from in front of the Statehouse ask God for forgiveness for their "betrayal."