U.S. Senate

U.S. Senator-elect Thom Tillis (R-NC) greets supporters as he celebrates his victory at The Omni Hotel Ballroom. (credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Tillis Focuses On NC GOP Counties, Data For Win

Thom Tillis’ explanation for his U.S. Senate victory was pretty straightforward, pointing directly at President Barack Obama.

11/09/2014

Tillis Draws Foreign Policy Focus In NC Senate Ad

U.S. Senate candidate Thom Tillis began running a statewide TV ad on Monday designed to shift emphasis in his race against incumbent Kay Hagan to foreign policy by accusing her of being inattentive to the threat posed by Islamic State militants.

09/29/2014

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Outside Groups Making Big Ad Buys For North Carolina Senate Race

Groups backing Democrat Kay Hagen and GOP nominee Thom Tillis buying TV ads in the state.

06/30/2014

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin, setting up a much anticipated showdown with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes. (Getty Images)

McConnell Holds Off Tea Party Challenger, Will Face Democrat Grimes In November

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin, setting up a much anticipated showdown with Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes for the Kentucky Senate seat.

05/20/2014

The feisty personalities and anti-establishment fervor that fed tea party challenges in recent Republican U.S. Senate primaries are largely missing this year, a troubling sign for Democrats who want the GOP to nominate candidates with limited appeal. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP ‘Civil Wars’ Not Hurting Candidates As Democrats Had Expected

The feisty personalities and anti-establishment fervor that fed tea party challenges in recent Republican U.S. Senate primaries are largely missing this year, a troubling sign for Democrats who want the GOP to nominate candidates with limited appeal.

04/28/2014

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Candidates Similar On Issues In NC Senate Debate

The four leading candidates in North Carolina’s Republican U.S. Senate primary differed little from each other on issues important to the conservative base Wednesday night during their second televised debate in as many days.

04/23/2014

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US Senate Candidate Brannon Defendant In Tech Suit

A lawsuit set for trial next week alleges Republican U.S. Senate candidate Greg Brannon and a technology corporation executive misled investors about an opportunity in the mobile phone field.

02/03/2014

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NC Senate Hopefuls Criticize Federal Govt, Obama

Republican candidates for U.S. Senate are gathering to try to win over conservative voters by calling for the repeal of the health care overhaul law and reduction of the federal government’s role in daily life.

01/30/2014

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