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NC Voters Pick New Governor, Presidential Course

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina voters prepared to decide whether to put a Republican in the Executive Mansion for the first time in 20 years and if President Barack Obama could turn a narrow victory four years ago in the state into a Democratic winning streak.

CBS Charlotte–11/06/2012

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Dalton, McCrory Differ On Fracking’s Future In NC

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina gubernatorial candidates Walter Dalton and Pat McCrory each sound willing for the state to allow a newly sanctioned form of natural gas exploration in the state known as fracking.

CBS Charlotte–10/31/2012


Dalton, McCrory In Charlotte With 2 Weeks To Go

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There are two weeks before Election Day and the major-party candidates for North Carolina governor want to reach those people ready to vote in the state’s largest city.

CBS Charlotte–10/23/2012

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NC Governor’s Candidates Differ On Tax Changes

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s major party candidates for governor have starkly different views on whether the state’s economy is on the right track. That difference may explain why Democrat Walter Dalton and Republican Pat McCrory diverged on the scope of changes needed for North Carolina’s tax system during interviews with the Associated Press.

CBS Charlotte–10/10/2012


NC Gov’s Race Heats Up Over Racial Accusations

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican Pat McCrory blasted Democratic gubernatorial rival Walter Dalton on Thursday for releasing a video in which elected leaders and others accused the former Charlotte mayor of being insensitive to black residents on issues such as voter ID and education.

CBS Charlotte–09/28/2012


Third-Party Groups Unveil New Ads In NC Gov’s Race

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Third-party groups are running new television ads in the North Carolina governor’s race that seek to question Democrat Walter Dalton on taxes and Republican Pat McCrory on his work history.

CBS Charlotte–09/18/2012


3rd Gubernatorial Debate Set For Dalton, McCrory

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Republican Pat McCrory and Democrat Walter Dalton have agreed to a third televised debate this fall in their race for North Carolina governor.