Politics
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Planned Parenthood's NC political arms back Dalton
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/30/2012 - 2:14pm.

The political arms of Planned Parenthood affiliates in North Carolina have endorsed Democrat Walter Dalton for governor this fall, saying he will stand up for women's health issues if elected.

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GOP's final night is about telling Romney's story
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/30/2012 - 11:25am.

When Mitt Romney addresses the Republican convention Thursday night, he'll speak from a stage that puts him a little bit closer to the crowd inside the convention hall. His campaign hopes the evening ends with Americans feeling a little bit closer to the Republican presidential candidate, too.

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Charlotte airport pulls survey on president choice
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Thu, 08/30/2012 - 6:41am.

Those using the free Wi-Fi at Charlotte Douglas International Airport are no longer seeing a pop-up survey question about their presidential preference.

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ONLY ON 3: Thompson sets record straight on ballpark talks, says 'good for our community'
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 10:59pm.

video Upset with many inaccuracies in another media report, New Hanover County Commissioner Jason Thompson joined us today on WWAY NewsChannel 3 at 5:30 pm to talk about his perspectives on baseball in Wilmington.

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McComas ports post could cause political domino effect
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 10:32pm.

video Longtime state Rep. Danny McComas will leave his seat earlier than expected to take over the North Carolina State Ports Authority. However, that could cause a ripple effect in state and county government ahead of November’s election.

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Local delegate calls experience at RNC 'exceptional'
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 9:24pm.

video The Republican National Convention has been full of enthusiasm and flare. Among the massive crowd are nearly 2,300 delegates from 50 states. This was the first RNC experience for local delegate Bob Muller. We talked to Muller by phone earlier today to get his take on the week’s events so far.

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Democrats to stress Obama national security record
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 12:03pm.

Democrats plan to emphasize President Barack Obama's record on national security and veterans on the night he delivers his address at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte.

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Romney to speak to veterans in Indiana; won't address convention from there
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 12:00pm.

Mitt Romney will focus on veterans' issues with a speech today to the American Legion as speakers at the GOP convention address defense and foreign affairs.

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Christie to help McCrory raise money
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/29/2012 - 11:47am.

A day after he gave a primetime speech at the Republican National Convention comes word New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will help a fellow Republican try and win the same office in North Carolina.

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Rouzer takes aim at McIntyre during RNC speech
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Tue, 08/28/2012 - 9:20pm.

video All political eyes are on Tampa, FL, where the Republican National Convention is underway. Tuesday afternoon, the man who hopes to unseat Rep. Mike McIntyre in North Carolina's 7th Congressional District took to the podium.

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