78.6 F
Saturday, October 24, 2020
Tags Politics

Tag: Politics

Democrats: Unprepared Blackwater team provoked Fallujah battle

A U.S. House committee says North Carolina-based Blackwater USA didn't adequately prepare or supply its contractors before sending them on a fatal mission through Iraq in 2004.

Mayoral candidate complains of sign removal

It wouldn't be campaign season without campaign signs, which inevitably spawn campaign controversy. One mayoral candidate says his campaign signs are being taken down unfairly, and he's taken his complaint to the district attorney.

State senator visits port

One of the state senators who voted to give $7.5 million of your taxes dollars to our ports last year paid a visit today.

Mayoral, City Council candidates answer forum questions

videoA candidates' forum Friday night gave Wilmington residents the chance to ask mayoral and council candidates how they intend to lead the city. The people who turned out wanted answers about some pressing issues.

Edwards divests money from tainted lawyer; keeps money he raised

Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards' campaign has donated $4,600 to charity that came from a supporter who pleaded guilty this week to a federal conspiracy charge.

Elizabeth Edwards says Clinton copies John Edwards’ health care plan

Elizabeth Edwards is suggesting that Hillary Clinton is a copycat when it comes to health care policy.

WWAY co-hosting candidates’ forum

It takes an informed public to live in a democracy. That's why NewsChannel 3 is co-sponsoring a Wilmington candidates' forum this Friday with Big Talker FM radio.

Congressional hopeful announces candidacy

videoThursday Republican Will Breazeale announced his candidacy for Congress. He's the first republican to enter the race and challenge Democratic incumbent Mike McIntyre. Will Breazeale knows how to get around. The commercial airline pilot and Iraq war veteran flew to every county in the seventh district Thursday to announce his candidacy for congress.

Edwards gets endorsement of United Steelworkers, United Mine Workers

John Edwards now has more labor endorsements than any of his Democratic rivals.

Most Read

President Donald Trump delivers remarks at Robeson County Fairgrounds

This comes shortly after Trump declared his support for a bill that would federally recognize the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

Health department issues order banning church’s in-person events after COVID-19 outbreak

Mecklenburg County leaders have issued an order barring the church from holding in-person gatherings for the next two weeks.

Jerry Jeff Walker, Texas singer and songwriter, dies at 78

Walker died Friday of cancer after battling throat cancer and other health issues for several years.

Woman arrested for deadly shooting

Wallace Police arrested and charged Marshje Swinson, 26, with First Degree Murder in the shooting death of Lonnel Henderson, 26.