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Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act passes House, heads to Senate
The U.S. House of Representatives officially approved the Kilah Davenport Child Protection Act of 2013, passing it unanimously on Monday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
McCrory-NC delegation focused on avoiding military cuts
Gov. Pat McCrory was in Washington Wednesday evening, meeting with members of Congress to talk about how the state can defend its military economy.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Bipartisan group finds bridges hard to build
Ten days into the government shutdown in October, dozens of lawmakers, Democrats and Republicans, stood shoulder to shoulder and earnestly pledged to talk less, listen more, and work together to solve the nation's problems.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
State lawmakers want to protect tobacco payments from spending cuts
Eleven of North Carolina’s 13 members of the U.S. House of Representatives have signed a letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsak, asking him to make sure that the Tobacco Transition Payment Program will not be reduced as a result of more automatic federal spending cuts.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Issa, McHenry decry Obamacare at field hearing
The Gaston County Courthouse was packed Friday morning as the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee listened to local testimonies regarding the impact the Affordable Care Act has made on North Carolinians.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Fresno Bee
Congressmen hear from NC opponents of health law
About 200 people attended the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee meeting, which is headed by Obama administration critic U.S. Rep Darrell Issa, R-Calif.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
US House hearing to air NC health law complaints
Congressional Republicans are making North Carolina their centerpiece for opposition to the federal health insurance overhaul law.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Mint Hill Times
Mint Hill dedicates Korean War Memorial-New park sign installed in time for festivities
On Saturday, November 9 at 10:30 am, an elaborate and poignant ceremony was held at Mint Hill Veterans Memorial Park, formerly Mint Hill Park on Fairview, to dedicate and officially open the Korean War Memorial.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
The Smithfield Herald
Right line keeps moving
In those three terms in the legislature, the Charlotte real estate developer signed on to bills to limit abortion and to put constitutional limits on the growth of the state budget.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Capitol Fax Blog
Foster race attracts yet another GOP candidate
From what I hear, he's a pretty good guy, has secured about a quarter million dollars in commitments and could give Senger a real race to face Democratic incumbent Bill Foster Bert Miller said he had an epiphany a few weeks back, and it led him to set his sights, and his skill sets, on a new goal.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
The right line keeps moving
During his time in state Senate, Congressman Robert Pittenger was hardly known as a moderate Republican who got squishy when it came to social issues or soft on taxes.