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U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks during the Human Rights Campaign's 15th Annual National Dinner at the Washington Convention Center. (credit: Kristoffer Tripplaar-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama ‘Disappointed’ With NC Ban On Gay Marriage

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s campaign says he’s “disappointed” with North Carolina’s constitutional amendment banning gay marriage.

CBS Charlotte–05/08/2012

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Obama Woos UNC Students, Pushes Low Rate Student Loans

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Courting college voters, President Barack Obama said Tuesday that Congress needs to keep the cost of college loans from skyrocketing for millions of students, taking an important election-year message to three states crucial to his bid to hold onto the White House.

CBS Charlotte–04/24/2012


Romney Turns From Primaries, Toward Obama

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mitt Romney is turning away from his primary opponents and toward Democratic President Barack Obama after sweeping three more Republican contests.

CBS Charlotte–04/04/2012

Screen grab of John Torbett's Facebook page. (Credit: Facebook)

NC Lawmaker Posts Picture Of Obama In Turban On Facebook Page

A local lawmaker landed in some hot water after learning that what you post on your social media pages could come back to haunt you. In this case, state representative John. A. Torbett (R-Gaston) reportedly posted a picture of president Barack Obama wearing a turban.


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Obama In Mt. Holly, Urges Shift To New Energy Technologies

MOUNT HOLLY, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday made his most urgent appeal yet for the nation to wean itself from oil, calling it a “fuel of the past” and demanding that the United States broaden its approach to energy.

CBS Charlotte–03/07/2012

Biden Participates In Veterans Day Holiday

Vice President Joe Biden participated in the Veterans Day activities at Arlington National Cemetery while President Obama is at South Korea for the G20 conference.


President Obama On "Daily Show"

Check out pictures of President Obama appearing on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” last night.  This is the first time a sitting president has been on the show.  Do you think U.S. Presidents should […]


President Obama Speaks at College Summit

President Obama speaks at the Community College Summit along with Jill Biden yesterday.  How do you think the federal government can help students with rising costs of a college education?


Obama Talks Economics

President Obama stopped in Virginia to talk about the state of our U.S. economy to voters before they head to the polls next month.  Do you think our economy is turning in the right direction?