make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

US House

Barfield, White, Rouzer weigh in on Congressional race

READ MORE:
video Jonathan Barfield, Woody White and David Rouzer are three politicians with three different sets of ideas, but they all say they are happy Mike McIntyre has decided to retire at the end of his term. Full story...
»

McIntyre retiring from Congress at end of term

READ MORE:
videoRep. Mike McIntyre is retiring after nearly two decades in the US House of Representatives. He said he made the decision after talking with his family during the holidays. Full story...
»

US Rep. Jones undergoes kidney stone surgery

READ MORE:
US Rep. Walter Jones has had successful kidney stone surgery. Jones' office said the 70-year-old Republican has several kidney stones removed Monday at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. Full story...
»

Report: Clay Aiken considering run for NC Congressional seat

READ MORE:
Singer Clay Aiken is reportedly considering running for one of North Carolina seat's in the US House of Representatives. Full story...
»

Woody White considering run for Congress

READ MORE:
videoNew Hanover County Commission Chair Woody White is considering a run for a much higher office. White is expected to enter the race for the 7th District Congressional seat next year, but White told WWAY last night he will not make a formal announcement until January after GOP sources said the former state senator could make an announcement as soon as today. Full story...
»

McIntyre crosses aisle, votes for GOP Obamacare reforms

READ MORE:
The Republican-controlled House has passed legislation letting insurance companies sell individual coverage to all comers, even if it falls short of standards set in "Obamacare." Full story...
»

US Rep. Coble announces he won't seek re-election

READ MORE:
US Rep. Howard Coble says his 15th term in Congress will be his last. The 82-year-old Republican announced Thursday in Greensboro he won't seek re-election in 2014, opening the seat for the first time in three decades. Full story...
»

Wilmington could get national recognition for World War II efforts

READ MORE:
videoWilmington might be the first to get the American World War II City designation. Full story...
»

Jones gets primary challenge from former Bush, Helms aide

READ MORE:
If Rep. Walter Jones plans to run for another term in Washington, he will face another Republican primary challenge next year. Businessman Taylor Griffin of New Bern says he will challenge the 10-term incumbent Jones in next year's race for the 3rd Congressional District. Full story...
»

McIntyre says government needs to stay open, save health care debate for later

READ MORE:
videoWith a government shutdown looming federal workers at Sunny Point in Brunswick County say they will hit the picket line if forced off the job tomorrow. In the meantime, negotiations continue in Washington. Full story...
»

Republican Rouzer readies for repeat run for Congress

READ MORE:
video Just months after losing a tight race for Congress, Republican David Rouzer is ready to run again. Rouzer says he's better known now, which should make another campaign easier. Full story...
»

Barfield has 'God's favor,' needs $500,000 to $1 million for campaign

READ MORE:
"I'm working with consultants in D.C. and they said I will need to raise $500,000 to $1 million. I think that's very realistic," Barfield said. "...The timing is right now and more important for me, I'm working in God's favor. I've had every indication that this campaign is in God's plan and I won't need as much money as others." Full story...
»

McIntyre opens new office, talks big issues

READ MORE:
videoRep. Mike McIntyre opened a new district office in Leland today. He also stopped by our studio to discuss many big topics, including the fiscal cliff, the recent House vote to suspend the debt limit, proposed gun control, beach renourishment and the VA super clinic under construction at Wilmington International Airport. Full story...
»

McIntyre supports 'balanced budget' plan

READ MORE:
video Rep. Mike McIntyre says he wants the country to stop spending money it does not have. He has co-sponsored the Balanced Budget Amendment to the US Constitution. The amendment would require the federal government spend no more than it takes in. Full story...
»

New Congress means moves for McIntyre

READ MORE:
video A new Congress has taken office in Washington, DC. Members of the 113th Congress were sworn in today. The new session of Congress means Rep. Mike McIntyre (D-7th District) moves up the ladder of seniority in the US House. Full story...
»