1 month ago
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Protestors hand-deliver Valentines to Senators to defend Affordable Care Act

A group of people in Wilmington is using Valentine's day to try to get some attention from our Representatives in Congress.
2 months ago
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Wilmington Women’s March protesters write postcards to Burr, Tillis

The handwritten cards asked the lawmakers to oppose the nomination of Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education, defend the interests of immigrants and refugees, stop the silencing of government scientists, and oppose the appointment of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court.
5 months ago
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Pence to join ‘The Conservative Rally’ in eastern NC

Republican candidate for vice president Mike Pence is a late addition to the speakers' list for a big biennial rally featuring North Carolina's top elected GOP leaders.
Tillis bill protecting eugenics victims’ benefits signed
6 months ago
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Tillis bill protecting eugenics victims’ benefits signed

Legislation by North Carolina Sen. Thom Tills to ensure that people who've received payments from states after being sterilized decades ago are not penalized in qualifying for federal benefits has been signed by President Barack Obama.
7 months ago
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US Senators push for automatic disability status for poisoned vets

Today, Senators Richard Burr and Thom Tillis wrote a letter to Office of Management and Budget Director Shaun Donavan urging the Department of Veterans Affairs to grant presumptive disability status to veterans suffering from diseases caused by poisoned water at Camp Lejeune.
1 year ago
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Early in-person voting for NC primary ends

Early in-person voting is wrapping up for Tuesday's North Carolina primary, but efforts to get people out to the polls won't stop.
1 year ago
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Tillis endorses Rubio in presidential race

Marco Rubio has received an endorsement for the Republican presidential nomination from North Carolina Sen. Thom Tillis as Rubio seeks to further consolidate support after a second-place finish in South Carolina and Jeb Bush's departure from the field.
1 year ago
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Group that ran pro-Tillis ads subject of complaint to IRS

A political watchdog group is accusing a North Carolina nonprofit that ran television ads in 2014 favorable to now-U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis with violating tax rules based on its political activity.
2 years ago
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Rouzer, Tillis discuss what they hope to hear from pope

As Pope Francis prepares to talk to Congress, we asked some of our representatives what they hope to hear from him.
2 years ago
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Sen. Tillis updates the Wilmington VA Clinic issues

As of September 10th, it has been almost six months since the water at the Wilmington VA Clinic has been unusable. Officials say that facility cost at least 280 thousand dollars in rent per month. We spoke with Senator Thom Tillis in Washington for an update.