Campaign data show NC GOP outraises Dems for 2012
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Campaign data show NC GOP outraises Dems for 2012

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.
NC gives its 15 electoral votes to GOP’s Romney
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NC gives its 15 electoral votes to GOP’s Romney

North Carolina is making its choices for president and vice president official. Fifteen Republicans meeting Monday in the old Capitol building in Raleigh picked as the state's presidential electors cast the state's 15 electoral votes for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan.
Lt. Gov.-elect Dan Forest getting sworn in early
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Lt. Gov.-elect Dan Forest getting sworn in early

Dan Forest isn't waiting until North Carolina's public inauguration to become North Carolina's next lieutenant governor.
$2 billion price tag for presidential election
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$2 billion price tag for presidential election

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.
Transition on the New Hanover County Commission
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Transition on the New Hanover County Commission

It was transition time for the New Hanover County Commission tonight. Two newcomers were sworn in and there was a change in leadership.
Old commissioners say goodbye as new faces join boards
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Old commissioners say goodbye as new faces join boards

It's transition time in local government. The New Hanover County and Brunswick County commissions each welcome two new members tonight.
Rouzer concedes to McIntyre in race for Congress
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Rouzer concedes to McIntyre in race for Congress

Republican David Rouzer has conceded to Democratic incumbent Mike McIntyre in the race for the 7th North Carolina congressional district.
White House: Obama to meet Romney Thursday
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White House: Obama to meet Romney Thursday

The White House says President Barack Obama will meet privately Thursday with his vanquished rival Mitt Romney, their first face-to-face encounter since the election. Obama promised in his victory speech on Nov. 6 to engage with Romney and consider his ideas.
NC elections board meets to certify most results
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NC elections board meets to certify most results

The State Board of Elections on Tuesday certified the winners of the Nov. 6 elections for federal and state offices. Board leaders signed documents affirming the winners that go to the Secretary of State's office for safekeeping.
Little change as recount continues in McIntyre-Rouzer race
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Little change as recount continues in McIntyre-Rouzer race

The recount continues in the Congressional race between Rep. Mike Mcintyre and David Rouzer.