Marine combat veteran Phil Law becomes the first Republican to officially declare 2020 candidacy for NC's 3rd Congressional District, with incumbent Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC) retiring.
While sheriffs in urban counties (like Mecklenburg and Wake) are fleeing the ICE cooperation program 287(g), smaller rural counties are actually signing on at a steady clip.
House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate leader Phil Berger have taken it upon themselves to file the necessary motion in court in order to defend the will of the people. Gov. Cooper and Attorney General Josh Stein, both Democrats who have actively worked against Voter ID, can in no way be trusted to defend the measure in court.
After nearly 20 years as state lawmaker, including four terms in the N.C. House and just commencing his fifth term in the N.C. Senate, Republican Sen. Louis Pate (R-Lenoir) is retiring due to health reasons.
New documents reveal new evidence of Gov. Roy Cooper's corruption and cronyism related to the Atlantic Coast Pipeline deal.