2010 Elections
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Political messages help burger joint's business
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 09/28/2010 - 4:04pm.

He's a local businessman who's not afraid to speak his political mind. At his restaurant on Carolina Beach Road Richard French has several political signs lining his business with the names of conservative candidates he supports.

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VOTE 2010 FYI: Some of the Pantano / McIntyre propaganda we get
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 09/24/2010 - 1:27pm.

We thought you'd find it interesting to see what kind of email we get from the Pantano and McIntyre campaigns and the NRCC on a daily basis. Here are a few from the last couple of days:

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VOTE 2010: Pantano supporters start viral e-mail campaign against McIntyre ad
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Wed, 09/22/2010 - 10:51am.

Democratic Congressman Mike McIntyre latest political ad is drawing some vocal criticism from his opponent's supporters. In the ad, McIntyre claims Republican Ilario Pantano wants to raise taxes 23 percent.

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VOTE 2010: Veterans of Foreign Wars PAC endorses McIntyre
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Wed, 09/22/2010 - 9:06am.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Political Action Committee Board of Directors has endorsed Congressman Mike McIntyre for re-election.

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MEET THE CANDIDATE: Jon David
Submitted by Ann McAdams on Tue, 09/21/2010 - 8:36pm.

videoElection Day is just 6 weeks away. Between now and then, we're going to get to know some of the candidates in the most high profile races.

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VOTE 2010: Local Democrats in favor of Arizona Immigration Laws?
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Mon, 09/20/2010 - 3:13pm.

David Redwine, a Democratic candidate for NC’s Senate District 8, and his campaign have mailed out a flyer that that states, “David Redwine wants to throw the book at CEOs who just won’t quit hiring illegal immigrants.”

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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: McIntyre campaign says ad pull was miscommunication
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Fri, 09/17/2010 - 1:20pm.

Congressman Mike McIntyre's Campaign emailed TV stations in Wilmington and Florence, SC today to pull the candidate's TV commercials ASAP. The campaign called us after reading our on-line story and said their TV buyer was confused about the plan this weekend. It isn't pulling ads, just starting new ones this weekend.

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Tea Party victories are seen as a wake-up call to Republicans
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Wed, 09/15/2010 - 10:06pm.

video November is just weeks away and campaigning is getting more and more heated. After Tuesday's primaries, some see the Tea Party victories as a wake-up call to Republicans.

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VOTE 2010: Hannity gives props to Pantano
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Wed, 09/15/2010 - 12:51pm.

On September 13th, Ilario appeared on the Great American Panel of Sean Hannity's TV show with Monica Crowley and Judy Miller. At the close of the segment Hannity turned to Ilario and said, "You belong in Congress. I'm very impressed!"

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VOTE 2010: McIntyre punches back at Pantano over comment made in Vegas
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Wed, 09/15/2010 - 12:47pm.

A recent audio recording made in Las Vegas caught Ilario Pantano's admission that he does not really care about representing the people of Southeastern North Carolina; he just wants to run for Congress...

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