Campaign Finance
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House OKs bill allowing more electronic filings
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 06/25/2014 - 7:10am.

Most political campaigns - including those for the legislature - would be required to file campaign finance reports electronically with North Carolina's elections board starting in 2017 in a bill that cleared the House.

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State probing sweepstakes donations
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/11/2014 - 2:58pm.

The State Bureau of Investigation is probing campaign donations provided to North Carolina politicians by the video sweepstakes industry. North Carolina Department of Justice spokeswoman Noelle Talley confirmed the criminal investigation into possible public corruption, which she said began in 2013.

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Sen. Hagan announces $2M raised in quarter
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/21/2014 - 10:58am.

Democratic US Sen. Kay Hagan says she raised more than $2 million for her 2014 re-election bid in North Carolina during the final three months of 2013.

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McCrory appointee raised $106,000 for campaign
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/05/2013 - 2:52pm.

A newly sworn-in North Carolina Board of Transportation member raised more than $100,000 for Gov. Pat McCrory's 2012 campaign.

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Arrested contributor gave $230,000 to NC campaigns
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/18/2013 - 3:38pm.

A campaign finance reform group says an Oklahoma man facing racketeering charges in Florida over illegal gambling parlors gave more than $230,000 to North Carolina political campaigns over the past two years.

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Indicted video poker exec gave to McCrory, NC GOP
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/14/2013 - 1:38pm.

Gov. Pat McCrory says he has given to charity campaign cash received from a video poker operator facing racketeering, conspiracy and money laundering charges in Florida.

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McIntyre finance reporting is targeted
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Tue, 03/12/2013 - 2:55pm.

videoThe NC Republican Party says US Rep. Mike McIntyre violated campaign finance reporting laws by failing to file reports on time and not disclosing individual donor contributions, according to a complaint letter.

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Dalton, McCrory, Perdue committees absolved
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/24/2013 - 2:14pm.

Campaign finance complaints against the campaigns of Pat McCrory and Walter Dalton in their North Carolina gubernatorial race have been dismissed by the State Board of Elections.

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McCrory campaign got donation from indicted lawyer
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/18/2013 - 3:03pm.

Gov. Pat McCrory's campaign received a donation after his November election victory from an attorney who was indicted in an investigation of unreported flights during former Gov. Bev Perdue's 2008 campaign.

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Perdue campaign spends $46K in final months
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 1:56pm.

Former North Carolina Gov. Bev Perdue's campaign still had more than $1 million a few days before she left office.

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