Home Tags Politics
In the past I expressed very serious concerns about how this project might affect the quality of life in Brunswick County. I have also stated that there were very serious questions that needed to be answered before the project could move forward.
It didn't take long for North Carolina's candidates for U.S. Senate to lead voters away from the truth.
We spoke with District Attorney Ben David today. He didn't want to comment on camera, but he said he will look into the claims. That's not to say the commissioners did anything wrong, but David says there is a law that county employees cannot use a public server for political use.
The three candidates for US Senate will hold their first debate tomorrow here in Wilmington. Sen. Richard Burr and Elaine Marshall will also meet voters at other events in the area.
While the winners and losers Tuesday night might not have been a surprise, the margin of victory for New Hanover County Commission and US Senate were.
Brian Berger has defeated incumbent Bill Caster for the final spot in this fall's race for New Hanover County Commission. Berger claims the second Republican nomination along with Rick Catlin. They will face off with Democrats Deborah Butler and Sid Causey for two seats left open after Caster's defeat and Bobby Greer's retirement.
Elaine Marshall's victory was a blow to Democratic Party leaders in Washington who recruited Cal Cunningham to the race and spent more than $100,000 to boost his campaign.