Politics
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Ballpark referendum strikes out
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 11/07/2012 - 1:08am.

videoAfter several months of campaigning both for and against building a ballpark in the Port City, results are in, and voters overwhelmingly said no. Seventy percent of Wilmington voters decided against the city building a $37 million ballpark.

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NC goes red again for president with Romney
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 11:06pm.

Mitt Romney has turned North Carolina back to the Republicans. Romney won the state and its 15 electoral votes Tuesday, four years after President Barack Obama picked up a surprise win for the Democrats by 14,000 votes. The GOP had won every other presidential race in the state since 1980.

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Jones wins 10th term in NC's 3rd District
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 10:19pm.

videoVoters are returning Republican U.S. Rep. Walter Jones to the U.S. House. Jones won a 10th term Tuesday to represent North Carolina's 3rd District.

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McCrory wins NC governor's race, ends GOP drought
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 8:46pm.

videoPat McCrory will be the first Republican governor in North Carolina in 20 years. Unofficial results show McCrory won the governor's race on Tuesday over Democrat Walter Dalton.

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Electioneers trade jabs as voters head to polls
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 4:58pm.

Both sides of the political aisle are trading verbal jabs to try and sway last-minute voters.

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Brunswick Co. voters complain about deputies at polls
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 4:43pm.

In Brunswick County, there were reports of sheriff's deputies stationed inside of polling places. Some say that could lead to voter intimidation.

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Rouzer, McIntyre anxious as end of hard-fought race nears
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 3:39pm.

The race for the 7th Congressional District has been hotly contested since the beginning, and today was no different. Today, both incumbent Democrat Mike McIntyre and Republican challenger David Rouzer took their campaigns to the street for one final push to get votes.

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It's Election Day! Let us know how it's going
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 6:22am.

WWAY NewsChannel 3 is the home of the BEST ELECTION COVERAGE in the Carolinas. So tonight, make it your home for Election Night. WWAY and ABC News begin live coverage at 7 p.m. We will have results as soon as they are available after the polls close and live, local cut-ins throughout the evening. Cacky Catlett and Chris Phillips anchor our coverage as our news team will be out covering all the big races. Plus, join WWAY Political Editor Kevin Wuzzardo, former Congressman Bob Etheridge and The Big Talker FM's Chad Adams for analysis throughout the night.

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McIntyre, Rouzer criss-cross district in final hours
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/05/2012 - 11:52pm.

videoAs the often bitter race to represent much of southeastern North Carolina in the US House of Representatives draws to a close, the two candidates are spending the final days and hours of the campaign trying to reach every voter they can.

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As Dalton courts Wilmington votes, McCrory not resting on polling
Submitted by Matt Ray on Mon, 11/05/2012 - 11:49pm.

video Election Day is just hours away, giving candidates little time to make a lasting impression on voters. Today Democrat Walter Dalton took advantage of the lunch rush at a Wilmington restaurant on this final full day of campaigning in his race for governor.

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