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Aide: GM CEO Meets Lawmakers; Probe Near End

General Motors CEO Mary Barra has told Washington lawmakers that GM could simultaneously release an internal investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.

05/22/2014

The "American Idol" star will run as a Democrat for the seat held by Renee Ellmers. (Getty Images)

Clay Aiken To Run For Congress In North Carolina

“American Idol” star will announce he’s seeking the seat currently held by Renee Ellmers

02/05/2014

President Barack Obama is keeping the heat on lawmakers to renew jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama Urges Congress To Renew Jobless Benefits: ‘Do The Right Thing’

President Barack Obama is keeping the heat on lawmakers to renew jobless benefits for the long-term unemployed.

01/15/2014

Aiken placed 2nd in the 2003 "American Idol" but went on to build a successful singing and  Broadway career. (Getty Images)(

Report: Clay Aiken Considering Run For Congress

Democratic sources say Aiken has been consulting with political advisors in Washington and Raleigh.

01/03/2014

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GOP Candidate For Congress Switches Parties To Dem

An Iraq War veteran campaigning for Congress in eastern North Carolina against U.S. Rep. Walter Jones has changed his party registration from Republican to Democrat, saying the tea party has made the GOP too extreme.

11/01/2013

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Americans Speaking Out On Gov’t Shutdown: ‘I Think Obama Is Being Kind Of Crappy’

The red-blue divide has become deeper and more ominous in recent weeks as the two parties have bickered their way closer to possible economic disaster.

10/10/2013

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NC, SC Chamber Heads Push Congress On Clean Energy

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Business boosters from North Carolina, South Carolina and a dozen other states are trying to get the ear of Congress as they lobby for clean energy companies. Members of the chambers […]

10/03/2013

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Colbert: Sanford’s Win ‘Scares Me To My Core’

Angry about his sister’s Congressional election loss to Mark Sanford, Stephen Colbert did the logical thing – and declared Sanford his new sister.

05/09/2013

File photo of former S.C. Gov. Mark Sanford. (Photo by Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Colbert Busch, Sanford, Make Last Vote Pitches

Former Gov. Mark Sanford campaigned with GOP leaders while Elizabeth Colbert Busch appealed for last-minute votes as her blue and white bus rolled though South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District on Monday, their tumultuous campaigning near a close.

05/06/2013

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Senate Showdown Vote On Gun Curbs Set For Today

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate’s top Democrat has set Congress’ first showdown vote for Thursday on President Barack Obama’s gun control drive as a small but mounting number of Republicans appear willing to buck a […]

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