Chuck Todd's debut as moderator of "Meet the Press" brought a spike in ratings for the long-running broadcast. The challenge for MTP's 11th permanent moderator is to match the excitement of landing President
Chuck Todd has been watching America's politics for many years. He recently took over as the new Moderator of the longest-running show on television, "Meet the Press", one of the staples of political coverage since 1947. Todd shares his goals for the show, and looks at the race for North Carolina's senate seat.
Next week, a potential presidential candidate will make his way to the Port City. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will appear in town, with House Speaker Thom Tillis on Tuesday. The two will
Next week, a potential presidential candidate will make his way to the Port City.
Sen. Kay Hagan and Rep. Thom Tillis faced off Wednesday night for the first debate of the hotly contested U-S Senate race. It did not take long for both candidates to claim the other is out of touch with
Sen. Kay Hagan and Rep. Thom Tillis met face-to-face Wednesday night for the first debate of their Senatorial campaign. The candidates used many of the same claims and accusations heard in political ads leading up to the event.
Retiring Seventh District Congressman Mike McIntyre was inducted into The Order of the Long Leaf Pine, the highest civilian honor bestowed in the state of North Carolina. McIntyre received a certificate
Rep. Mike McIntyre has received the highest honor given by the state of North Carolina, induction into the prestigious Order of the Long Leaf Pine.
Rep. Ted Davis (R-New Hanover) and Rep. Susi Hamilton (D-New Hanover) are spearheading an effort to get Gov. Pat McCrory to call a special session of the General Assembly to deal solely with economic development
Local lawmakers' request for a special session is being met with some opposition tonight. Reps. Ted Davis & Susi Hamilton of New Hanover County believe a session focused solely on economic development is needed. But one conservative group is opposing the need for lawmakers to meet again to increase the JDIG program.
Republican leaders in the General Assembly say they have reached a compromise deal on implementing new coal ash regulations, and forcing Duke Energy to close all 33 of its coal ash ponds across North Carolina. According
House and senate lawmakers in the NC General Assembly passed a bill mandating cleanup of all Duke Energy coal ash ponds by the year 2029. The action follows a massive spill of coal ash into the Dan River in February from a company site in Eden. You can click on a link inside this story to see the specifics of the bill, which is now headed to the Governor's desk.