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  1. Republicans, Democrats, Libertarians court Hispanic voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 26 | Courier-Tribune

    La Fiesta del Pueblo, North Carolina's biggest Hispanic street festival, has a 23-year history of lively music and stellar street food. The increased attendance of political candidates highlights the growing numbers and budding political clout of North Carolina's Hispanic community.

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  2. George Holding Tells A Big Fib About Terrorism In The United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Irregular Times

    Yesterday, Congressman George Holding strode up to the podium at the center of the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives and suggested that his colleagues are telling a bunch of lies about terrorism. "We must be honest about the evolving terror threat in front of us," said Representative Holding, and described an "increasing threat our nation faces from terrorism" .

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  3. K Street Money Fuels House Challengers to VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 7 | Roll Call

    K Street is written above the entrance to an office building in downtown Washington, DC. K Street is the center of the political lobbyist industry in Washington.

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  4. Webster wins primary in new districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 30 | The Hill

    Rep. Daniel Webster is projected to win the GOP primary for a new district as he seeks to jump to Florida's 11th District. Webster, who launched two longshot bids for House Speaker last year, is the incumbent representative for the 10th District.

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  5. Paul Ryan, Wasserman Schultz to test anti-establishment moodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Yahoo!

    In an election year in which supporters of both parties are seething against Washington, 15 states from Florida to Arizona have yet to vote in House primaries. They include challenges against Ryan, R-Wis., and Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., who abruptly resigned last week as chair of the Democratic National Committee.

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  6. Paul Ryan, Wasserman Schultz to test anti-establishment moodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Cherokee County Herald

    In an election year in which supporters of both parties are seething against Washington, 15 states from Florida to Arizona have yet to vote in House primaries. They include challenges against Ryan, R-Wis., and Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., who abruptly resigned last week as chair of the Democratic National Committee.

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  7. Paul Ryan, Wasserman Schultz To Test Anit-Establishment MoodRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2016 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    In an election year in which supporters of both parties are seething against Washington, 15 states from Florida to Arizona have yet to vote in House primaries. They include challenges against Ryan, R-Wis., and Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., who abruptly resigned last week as chair of the Democratic National Committee.

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  8. Students visit U.S. Rep. Holding's Raleigh district officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    On June 28, Kittrell Job Corps' Joan Robinson and students Christian Peyton-Fisher, Sylvia Birdsong and Christina Graham met with U.S. Rep. George Holding's congressional staff in his Raleigh district office. They met with Alice McCall, district director, and Chris Brandburg, constituent representative, to share program information.

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  9. GOP tepid on Trump convention? Not so much for NC members of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Crews prep for the Republican National Convention inside the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Plenty of notable Republicans say they'll skip the annual gathering - apparently some are worried about the political optics of attending the event, headlined by Donald Trump.

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  10. Koch Brothers Group Aim to Help GOP House Race in ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | News Max

    The conservative group Americans for Prosperity is supporting Colorado Republican Rep. Mike Coffman's reelection campaign, signaling the Koch brothers' first foray into the 2016 general election. Republican financiers Charles and David Koch back Americans for Prosperity, the conservative group that is launching a door-to-door campaign in Aurora and other parts of suburban Denver, according to The Washington Post .

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  11. Koch brothers group to wade into Colorado race amid worries GOP could lose the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | Washington Post

    Rep. Mike Coffman , seen here in a file photo, will soon get a helping hand in his re-election bid from Americans for Prosperity. Americans for Prosperity, a conservative group backed by the Koch brothers, is launching a campaign Wednesday to aid the re-election bid of Colorado Republican Rep. Mike Coffman - the first time the group is devoting concerted grassroots efforts to influence the outcome of a House race in the 2016 general election.

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  12. Rep. Ellmersa communication director takes new job in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    Following U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers' unsuccessful re-election bid, one of the congresswoman's top communications staff members will move on to a new job on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Blair Ellis, 25, a University of North Carolina graduate, announced the change Thursday.

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  13. passed a new, neater-looking mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Daily Kos

    Republican state Sens. Bob Rucho, left, and Phil Berger, right, huddle during a special session of the North Carolina legislature to pass a new congressional map Republican state Sens. Bob Rucho, left, and Phil Berger, right, huddle during a special session of the North Carolina legislature to pass a new congressional map . As expected , the Republican majority simply declared they had dropped the use of race in drawing their new map while still making every effort to maintain an obscene partisan edge in what's an evenly divided swing state.

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  14. Supreme Court will hear NC redistricting case -Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | The Robesonian

    The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether Republican lawmakers relied too heavily on race when they redrew North Carolina's congressional districts to give the GOP a powerful advantage in the swing state. The justices will hear the case in the fall - almost certainly too late to affect November's elections.

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  15. Supreme Court to rule on use of race in redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Yahoo!

    The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether Republican lawmakers relied too heavily on race when they redrew North Carolina's congressional districts to give the GOP a powerful advantage in the swing state. The justices will hear the case in the fall - almost certainly too late to affect November's elections.

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  16. Supreme Court to review North Carolina's use of race in redistrictingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: RALEIGH, N.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether Republican lawmakers relied too heavily on race when they redrew North Carolina's congressional districts to give the GOP a powerful advantage in the swing state. The justices added the case to their fall calendar - almost certainly too late to affect 2016's remaining races.

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  17. Supreme Court to Hear N.C. Gerrymandering CaseRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | Roll Call

    Rep. G.K. Butterfield's district is one of two that the Supreme Court will look at how the boundaries were drawn. The Supreme Court will hear an appeal from the state of North Carolina next term over racial gerrymandering challenges to the 1st and 12th Congressional Districts in North Carolina.

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  18. Ted Cruz, Jeff Sessions, Mike Lee: - Disturbed' Obama Pressuring UK to Stay in EURead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    The Obama Administration should keep its nose out of the United Kingdom's referendum on membership in the European Union, according to Sen. Ted Cruz , Sen. Jeff Sessions , and Sen. Mike Lee . "Regardless of the outcome of the United Kingdom's referendum on its membership in the European Union, we firmly believe that the United States and the United Kingdom should continue to work closely together for the benefit of all," the three senators wrote in a letter to President Barack Obama Monday.

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  19. Ohio Senate race attracts highest outside spending in Congress, big share of dark moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | OpenSecrets

    Outside groups - including politically active nonprofits like the Koch brothers' Americans for Prosperity - have spent more money trying to influence the 2016 Ohio Senate race between Republican Sen. Rob Portman and his challenger, Democrat Ted Strickland , than any other congressional contest : $15.5 million so far. The RealClearPolitics polling average currently has the candidates in a statistical dead heat : 40 percent for Portman to 40.5 percent for Strickland, a former House member and onetime governor of the state.

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  20. Second GOP Incumbent Loses Congressional PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | KQED

    Virginia Rep. Randy Forbes is now the third incumbent to lose in a primary this year, the victim of mid-decade congressional redistricting. The seven-term Republican congressman saw his GOP-leaning district become heavily Democratic after a federal court ordered new lines drawn .

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