Why are Obamacare supporters attacking job creators?

May 16th, 2013 → 3:44 pm @

On a Monday morning in March, small business owner Mike Ruffer told a group at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C, how his eight Five Guys Burgers and Fries franchise restaurants in North Carolina were faring under the Affordable Care Act, know…

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Glazier says Congress needs to avoid Sequestration cuts

February 20th, 2013 → 9:54 pm @

North Carolina's U.S. representatives need to block a federal budget cut scheduled to take effect March 1, say state Rep. Rick Glazier of Fayetteville and a public policy group.

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Runoff voting set for July 17

July 3rd, 2012 → 11:29 pm @

North Carolina's primary election runoff voting officially called the "second primary" is scheduled for Tuesday, July 17.

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Runoff voting set for July 17

June 22nd, 2012 → 5:04 am @

North Carolina's primary election runoff voting officially called the "second primary" is scheduled for Tuesday, July 17.

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North Carolina Donut Shop Named In Hepatitis A Warning

May 18th, 2012 → 10:06 am @

North Carolina donut shop, Dixie Donuts, has been named in a hepatitis A warning. The implicated Dixie Donuts is located on N.C. 268 West. The Wilkes County Health Department is investigating a confirmed case of hepatitis A at the shop, Continue reading

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GOP candidates for NC schools chief vary on role

April 17th, 2012 → 2:58 pm @

The only ballot voters cast in North Carolina directly involving the state's public education system is that of schools superintendent, and five Republicans will face off in a May 8 primary for the right to challenge the Democratic incumbent.

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State among leaders in women creating businesses

April 15th, 2012 → 4:11 am @

When Lori Morton launched Aerie Engineering in 1998, she had a happenstance encounter with Oprah Winfrey at a corporate resort in North Carolina. "You're the first woman engineer I have ever met," Winfrey told her.

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Hagan holds meeting on minority-owned businesses

April 5th, 2012 → 5:29 am @

CARY, N.C. North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan is holding a round table discussion for minority-owned small businesses with the deputy administrator of the Small Business Association.

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The Wimpy Recovery: On the Ground in North Carolina

April 4th, 2012 → 2:46 pm @

TIME surveys several states as part of its cover story on the 97-lb. economic recovery. In the Charlotte area, a cautious optimism is taking hold

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5 Republicans, 1 Dem seek to oust US Rep. Kissell

March 21st, 2012 → 3:15 pm @

Four years after being elected to Congress amid Barack Obama's North Carolina win, Democratic U.S. Rep. Larry Kissell faces a tough reelection contest in a district that has been redrawn to favor Republicans.

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