Campaign Finance
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Campaign data show NC GOP outraises Dems for 2012
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/14/2013 - 1:13pm.

Republicans dominated North Carolina political fundraising in the past campaign on the way to expanding their majorities in the General Assembly and getting their candidates governor and lieutenant governor elected for the first time since the 1980s.

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$2 billion price tag for presidential election
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/07/2012 - 11:08am.

Campaign finance filings with the government now show that the cost of the 2012 U.S. presidential race has surpassed $2 billion, a new record.

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Gov. Perdue hasn't yet emptied campaign coffers
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/31/2012 - 10:26am.

North Carolina Gov. Bev Perdue has not yet emptied her campaign fund as the closing of the campaign season and her administration approaches.

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McCrory besting Dalton in NC governor fundraising
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 12:31pm.

High-profile North Carolina Republicans running for office next week are holding a marked financial advantage over their Democratic rivals, led by gubernatorial candidate Pat McCrory.

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GOP says it raised nearly $55M for convention, DNC fell short of goal
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 7:55am.

The group that hosted the Republican National Convention says it raised $55.3 million for the GOP's festivities in Tampa, FL. The Democratic National Convention in Charlotte reports raising $24 million - falling short of its $36.7 million fundraising goal.

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NC elections panel reviewing commissioner's claims
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/14/2012 - 12:38pm.

State Board of Elections officials likely will use a less severe method to consider campaign finance accusations made by North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin against Republican challenger Mike Causey.

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'Obama Classic' basketball fundraiser to star Michael Jordan, NBA greats
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/07/2012 - 3:04pm.

President Obama, Michael Jordan and a group of past and present NBA stars will appear together on a New York City basketball court Aug. 22 for the "Obama Classic," a fundraiser and grassroots sweepstakes for the president’s re-election campaign.

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NC Republicans vastly outraise state Democrats
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/13/2012 - 3:26pm.

North Carolina Democrats are losing the fundraising battle by a wide margin with less than four months to go until the general election.

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McCrory campaign had $4.4M entering July
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/09/2012 - 10:07am.

Republican Pat McCrory's bid for North Carolina governor is in a better financial position compared to his first run for chief executive four years ago.

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Trials delayed in Perdue campaign flight probe
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/04/2012 - 2:18pm.

The trials of two people linked to Gov. Bev Perdue's 2008 gubernatorial campaign have been delayed while rulings on motions they filed to have their cases dismissed are appealed.

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