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Candidates Set for General Election in NC’s Third and Ninth Congressional Districts

State Rep. Greg Murphy (R-Pitt) defeated Dr. Joan Perry yesterday in a GOP run-off primary for North Carolina’s Third Congressional District seat. Murphy won READ

Second GOP Primary for NC’s Third Congressional District Takes Place Tomorrow, July 9

The second Primary to select the Republican nominee in the Special Election for North Carolina’s Third Congressional District will take place tomorrow, July 9. READ

Governor Cooper Vetoes 2019-20 Budget As New Fiscal Year Begins

A new fiscal year for North Carolina began on July 1, but our state government leaders have yet to agree on a budget for READ

Divorce is Down…and Up

The overall divorce rate in the U.S. has fallen over the past 25 years and younger adults are the reason why. Stats compiled by READ

U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Force NC To Redraw Congressional District Lines

In a stinging defeat for NC Democrats, the U.S. Supreme Court vacated a decision by a federal District Court in North Carolina that would READ

Adult Stem Cell Bill Heads to the Governor

A bill that expands access to experimental drugs and medical procedures is headed to Governor Roy Cooper’s desk for his signature. On Monday, the READ

Hemp Provisions Moving Through NC General Assembly

A bill designed to make North Carolina a national leader in hemp production is making its way through the NC General Assembly.The provision is READ

POV: Local Races Matter More Than You Think

Even as we anticipate 2020 and the big role North Carolina will play in national elections, the votes that may have the most impact READ

State House Committee Votes Down Gambling Bill

The Judiciary Committee of the N.C. House rejected a bill on Wednesday that would establish a statewide Gaming Commission and legalize Internet-based Daily Fantasy READ

Your Presence Is Requested! Support the Born-Alive Veto Override Vote This Wednesday!

This Wednesday, WE NEED YOUR HELP TO PUSH SB 359 OVER THE FINISH LINE! The vote to override Governor Roy Cooper’s veto of SB 359-Born-Alive Abortion Survivors READ

U.S. House Passes H.R. 5 – The “Equality Act”

The U.S. House of Representatives voted this afternoon to approve H.R. 5 – the so-called “Equality Act.” After over two hours of debate, the READ

Contact Your U.S. Representative NOW! Oppose The So-Called “Equality Act”

The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to vote TODAY or TOMORROW on H.R. 5, the so-called federal “Equality Act.” Please visit NC Family’s READ

Results of NC’s Two Special Congressional Primaries

North Carolina has held two special Congressional Primaries in the past month. The Primary Election for U.S. House District 3 took place on April READ

NC Ninth Congressional District Primary Is TODAY

Today is the Primary Election for North Carolina’s Ninth Congressional District race. The NC State Board of Elections called for this special election at READ

The National Day of Prayer is Today, May 2!

Today is the National Day of Prayer. Observed every year since 1952, the mission is to “mobilize unified public prayer in America.” While there READ

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