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Larry Kissell

2 Dems Stand Alone In Distaste For Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 09.29.2013 | Politics

More than three years after being signed into law, President Barack Obama's landmark Affordable Care Act still lacks unanimous support among House Dem...

Outside Groups Ride GOP Candidates Into Expensive Inter-Party Battle

Reuters | Posted 09.16.2012 | Politics

By Wade Rawlins RALEIGH, N.C., July 17 (Reuters) - Republicans hoping to maintain their majority in the U.S. House of Representatives ...

GOP Candidate Makes Birther 'Forgery' Charge

McClatchy | Franco Ordoñez | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics

Long after the controversy over President Obama's birthplace seemed settled, some leading Republican congressional candidates in North Carolina have b...

GOP Candidate Goes Birther

Roll Call | Joshua Miller | Posted 04.20.2012 | Politics

Is Richard Hudson, a former Hill chief of staff and now top contender for the GOP nomination in North Carolina’s 8th district, a “birther”? I...

Jordan Howard

The 2012 Redistricting Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Howard | Posted 09.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The 2012 elections are more than 15 months away, but the fight for control of Congress is under way in state capitols around the countr...

Time for the Pundits to Take a Deep Breath -- Why Democrats Will Not Be Routed In November

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

In 1994 Democrats were caught flat-footed by the GOP onslaught -- completely unprepared to mount a defense. This year there is a danger that the opposite will be true -- that fear and defeatism turn into self-fulfilling prophesies.

Christ Complex and Murder Charges: NC GOP Congressional Candidates in Districts 8 and 7

Yuna Shin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yuna Shin

A closer look at these two races sheds much light on the GOP's internal strife and the tension between the GOP establishment and the Tea Party-leaning Republicans.

Larry Kissell Angers Supporters With Vote Against Health Care

The Washington Post | Philip Rucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

To voters in this hard-luck town where stable factory jobs and the health care that came with them have long since disappeared, change looked good a y...

Demand for New Globalization Model Goes Mainstream as Fair-Trade Election Pick-Ups Move Congress' Views Closer to Public's

Lori Wallach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lori Wallach

From the presidential race to both chambers of Congress, successful candidates in 2008 election races ran on a platform of fundamental overhaul of U.S. trade and globalization policies.

GOTV in North Carolina: Labor Takes a Lead

Elana Levin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Elana Levin

Last week one of the Change to Win volunteers was outside a polling place and a woman in line called out her name. "Erin! I'm in line here to vote because of you!"

Keith Olbermann Has A New Worst Person: Robin Hayes (R-NC)

Howie Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howie Klein

If any member of Congress personifies a willingness to sell out his constituents' economic interests for the sake of special interests, it is Robin Hayes.

RED ALERT: Big Oil Money vs. You

Rep. Chris Van Hollen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Chris Van Hollen

Larry Kissell is real grassroots success story, which is why he needs your urgent help. Robin Hayes just reached deeper into Big Oil's pocket to try and hold off Larry's surging momentum.

Debbie Cook and Larry Kissell: Two Progressive Democrats for Congress

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

These contests will help determine whether the party can hold off Republicans' attempts to seize back control of Congress, or add seats to the Democratic majority they gained in 2006.

2006 North Carolina CD-08 General Election:
Hayes (R-i) vs Kissell (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NC-08: Hayes vs Kissell

2008 North Carolina CD-08 General Election:
Hayes (R-i) vs Kissell (D)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NC-08: Hayes vs Kissell