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North Carolina Senate Race

GOP Candidate Can't Formulate Opinion On Minimum Wage

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics

North Carolina's new GOP Senate candidate, Thom Tillis, was unable to answer a very simple question on Wednesday: Would he support raising the minimum...

Runoffs Could Complicate Key Senate Races For Republicans

AP | Posted 05.01.2014 | Politics

BY CHARLES BABINGTON & KEN THOMAS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Republicans aiming to win control of the Senate in the 2014 electio...

GOP Challenger To Hagan Pulls Ahead In Primary

The Huffington Post | Stephen Calabria | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics

North Carolina State Rep. Thom Tillis is the GOP frontrunner to challenge Sen. Kay Hagan (D-N.C.), polling on North Carolina's Senate primary finds. ...

Governor Makes Pick In GOP Senate Primary

AP | By GARY D. ROBERTSON | Posted 06.29.2014 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says he's backing Thom Tillis in the Republican primary for Senate in North Carolina. ...

GOP Senate Candidate Likens Food Stamps To Slavery

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Greg Brannon, a North Carolina Republican running for U.S. Senate, has argued that the food stamp program is comparable to slavery, calling on lawmake...

Sabrina Siddiqui

GOP Primary Heats Up In North Carolina Senate Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With 2014 officially underway, North Carolina will be home to one of the most competitive Senate races in the run-up to midterm election...

Senate Democrat Gets Fundraising Boost After Backing Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.28.2013 | Politics

Sen. Kay Hagan (D-N.C.) received a fundraising boost Thursday from the group LGBT Democrats of North Carolina following her endorsement of gay marriag...

North Carolina Senate Candidate Wields Transvaginal Probe At Opponent

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

North Carolina state Senate candidate Deb Butler (D) released a new ad attacking incumbent Republican state Sen. Thom Goolsby, featuring Butler wieldi...

Richard Burr Defeats Elaine Marshall In North Carolina Senate Race

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Republican North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr will keep his seat after campaigning with a renewed promise to rein in government sp...

North Carolina Election Results: Richard Burr Defeats Elaine Marshall In 2010 Senate Race

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Republican North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr will keep his seat after campaigning with a renewed promise to rein in government sp...

NC-Sen: 52% Burr (R), 40% Marshall (D) (PPP 10/29-31)

Huffington Post | Carly Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Policy Polling 10/29-31/10; 847 likely voters, 3.4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone interview (PPP release) North Carolina 2010 Senate...

North Carolina Senate Election 2010: Predict The Winner! (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Who will be the next North Carolina Senator? Republican Richard Burr faces off with Democrat Elaine Marshall on Nov. 2, and we'd love to hear who you...

North Carolina Runoff Election: Democratic Senate Primary Candidates Make Final Push To Mobilize Voters

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(AP) - The two North Carolina Democrats seeking nomination for U.S. Senate turned their attention Monday away from each other and toward the grueling ...

Kos: GOP Senator From North Carolina Looks Like Easy Takedown For Dems

Daily Kos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In 2004, freshman Republican Sen. Richard Burr won a fairly tight race in what was a huge Republican year [...] North Carolina was among the most pol...

How Dole's Infamous "Godless" Ad Got Made

McClatchy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The famous -- or infamous, depending on your point of view -- "godless" TV commercial in North Carolina's campaign for the U.S. Senate almost didn't h...

Seth Colter Walls

Dole Ad Fabricates Audio Of Opponent Yelling "There Is No God"

HuffingtonPost.com | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Falling behind in her reelection race, Sen. Elizabeth Dole has uncorked one hell of a charge: The Democrat running against me is godless. Dole's 30-s...

Bill Kristol: Elizabeth Dole Is Going To Lose

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bill Kristol basically treats as fact an incumbent Republican Senator's defeat, saying that "just because Elizabeth Dole is going to lose in North Car...

Elizabeth Dole Pulls Ad Featuring French Plane

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Elizabeth Dole (R) might have played a role in saving military bases in North Carolina, but her campaign ads for a time had a distinctly French f...

Elizabeth Dole Could Lose Her Seat

CQ Politics | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

North Carolina Republican Sen. Elizabeth Dole holds the edge in her bid this year for a second term. But fluctuating polls over the month and a half s...