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File photo of the NAACP symbol. (Photo by Michael Smith/Newsmakers)

Voter ID Bill Focus Of Planned Monday NAACP Rally

Organizers of a 12th week of protests outside the North Carolina General Assembly plan to focus on opposition to a new voter identification bill.

07/22/2013

U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) speaks during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (credit:  Alex Wong/Getty Images)

NC Sen. Hagan Facing Powerful GOP Force In 2014

Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan of North Carolina rode President Barack Obama’s coattails in 2008, winning a seat Republicans had held for nearly four decades.

06/17/2013

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North Carolina Senate Begins Week Of State Gov’t Budget Debate

Senate Republicans are ready to talk about their North Carolina state government spending proposal for the next two years.

05/20/2013

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N.C. Senate Plan Expands Sales Tax Base Far And Wide

Senate Republicans have rolled out a tax plan in Raleigh that would subject almost all services to sales tax.

05/12/2013

File photo of a recent protest in North Carolina. (credit: Getty Images)

Topless Ban On Women In NC Pulled On Eve Of Vote

A bill that could send women to prison for publicly going topless has been sent back to a committee in the North Carolina legislature.

02/26/2013

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Jobless Insurance Fix Up For Debate In NC Senate

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Republican plan to eliminate more quickly the $2.6 billion North Carolina owes the federal government for unemployment benefits is getting closer to Gov. Pat McCrory’s desk and his likely signature. […]

CBS Charlotte–02/12/2013

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Jindal: GOP Should Change ‘Just About Everything’

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is calling on the Republican Party to, quote, “recalibrate the compass of conservatism.”

01/24/2013

U.S. Speaker of the House Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Fourteenth Amendment Solution

Speaker John Boehner believes he holds a strong hand in fiscal cliff and debt limit talks. He is, once again, taking the global economy hostage and playing politics with the U.S. debt limit.

11/29/2012

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Opinion: My2K

Obama is hoping to promote the discussion of the Bush tax cut extensions by getting people hooked on the topic and by getting them to use the #My2K hashtag on Twitter.

11/29/2012

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Teacher Writes ‘You Can’t Be A Democrat & Go To Heaven’ On Chalkboard

A complaint has been filed against a teacher accused of writing anti-Democrat rhetoric on her classroom chalkboard.

11/28/2012

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