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Obama is encouraging donors on the East Coast to donate anything that can help. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Lawmakers Again Call On President Obama To Keep MOX Open

Lawmakers are again calling on the Obama administration to keep open a South Carolina facility to process weapons-grade plutonium into commercial reactor fuel.

04/01/2014

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Obama Heads To NC To Push Goals On Economy, Jobs

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Count President Barack Obama among the many who believe that technology-enhanced, 21st-Century manufacturing jobs are key to an economy that offers well-paying employment for middle-class workers. He’ll promote his ideas for […]

01/15/2014

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Three Glaring Changes Needed To Fix Obamacare

Some immediate fixes can address problems that are becoming evident as provisions of the new law take effect.

11/18/2013

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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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Poverty In America: 20 Percent Of Americans Struggle To Afford Food

(CBS Charlotte) — According to a recent Gallup poll, 20 percent of Americans have struggled to put food on the table at some point during the past year. This is the third time in nearly […]

09/19/2013

Tea party activists, once unquestioned as a benefit to the Republican Party for supplying it with votes and energy, are now criticizing GOP leaders at seemingly every turn. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP, Tea Party Show Growing Divide

Tea party activists, once unquestioned as a benefit to the Republican Party for supplying it with votes and energy, are now criticizing GOP leaders at seemingly every turn.

09/14/2013

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Mooresville Teenager Sent Threatening Tweets During Obama’s Visit To NC

(CBS Charlotte) — A teenager in Mooresville, North Carolina was detained during President Barack Obama’s visit to Mooresville Middle School, and now faces charges of threatening the President. According to The Mooresville Police Department, the […]

CBS Charlotte–06/15/2013

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Obama To Visit Mooresville School For NC Stop

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — President Barack Obama is visiting a Charlotte-area middle school that’s been praised for its curriculum promoting digital learning. The Obama administration says the president will visit Mooresville Middle School on Thursday […]

CBS Charlotte–06/06/2013

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Obama To Visit Mooresville School For NC Stop

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — President Obama’s trip to North Carolina has him scheduled to visit a middle school north of Charlotte. The White House released more details Monday about the president’s trip to the Charlotte […]

CBS Charlotte–06/04/2013

First lady Michelle Obama delivers the commencement speech during the Bowie State University graduation ceremony at the Comcast Center on the campus of the University of Maryland May 17, 2013 in College Park, Md. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

First Lady: ‘I Could Take Up A Whole Afternoon Talking About’ Obama’s Failures

First lady Michelle Obama has some advice for some Tennessee high school graduates: Strike your own path in college and life and work to overcome inevitable failures with determination and grit.

05/20/2013

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