Michael Bitzer

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WCNC Charlotte
NCAA could pull tournament games over HB2Assembly after a one-day special session in March. The new law limits protecti
NCAA could pull tournament games over HB2
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Assembly after a one-day special session in March. The new law limits protections for members of the LGBT community. Dr. Michael Bitzer is a professor of political science at Catawba College in Salisbury and he believes the idea of putting HB2 up... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
No one knows how a brokered GOP convention would work, but Cruz & Kasich are working together to force onepretty much the party elites, but the response from the grass roots is likely t
No one knows how a brokered GOP convention would work, but Cruz & Kasich are working together to force one
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
pretty much the party elites, but the response from the grass roots is likely to be ‘anybody but the party elites,’ ” said Michael Bitzer, professor of political science at Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina.Will interest groups be able... Read more
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Island Packet
No one knows how a brokered GOP convention would work, but Cruz & Kasich are working together to force onepretty much the party elites, but the response from the grass roots is likely t
No one knows how a brokered GOP convention would work, but Cruz & Kasich are working together to force one
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
pretty much the party elites, but the response from the grass roots is likely to be ‘anybody but the party elites,’ ” said Michael Bitzer, professor of political science at Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina.Will interest groups be able... Read more
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The News & Observer
Buck Newton: Senator seeking promotion to attorney generalSenate Judiciary I Committee. Senate leaders could put Newton in charge of legi
Buck Newton: Senator seeking promotion to attorney general
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
Senate Judiciary I Committee. Senate leaders could put Newton in charge of legislation likely to boost his profile, said Michael Bitzer, a political science professor at Catawba College in Salisbury. “I wouldn’t be surprised if the majority of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
The South's new divide: Blue cities and red statesof their citizens. “The South is still the Bible Belt, but the gulf between ur
The South's new divide: Blue cities and red states
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
of their citizens. “The South is still the Bible Belt, but the gulf between urban and rural interests is deepening,” said Michael Bitzer, a professor of political science at Catawba College, a liberal arts college in Salisbury, N.C. After a wave... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
McCrory drops below Cooper in new pollpolled, 49-percent, disapproved of the job he was doing and 14-percent were uns
McCrory drops below Cooper in new poll
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
polled, 49-percent, disapproved of the job he was doing and 14-percent were unsure. Political science professor Doctor Michael Bitzer of Catawba College said November is still a long way out. "But it seems like there has been a hit to the... Read more
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Newsmax
Transgender Bathroom Brawl Punishes North Carolina Mayors Twiceto defend the law against court challenges. “North Carolina has come to mirror
Transgender Bathroom Brawl Punishes North Carolina Mayors Twice
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
to defend the law against court challenges. “North Carolina has come to mirror the nation politically in many ways,” said Michael Bitzer, a political scientist at Catawba College in Salisbury. “Right now, we’re two different states in one.” Kevin... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Action-filled summer session anticipated for N.C. General Assemblyup the teacher ranks where a huge number of teachers got essentially no increas
Action-filled summer session anticipated for N.C. General Assembly
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 11 days ago
up the teacher ranks where a huge number of teachers got essentially no increase and some actually got a decrease.” Michael Bitzer, professor of political science at Catawba College, said the actual raise in teacher salary will likely be... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger fights to keep evangelical supportprobably going to have the true faithful show up (at the polls), and they are m
U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger fights to keep evangelical support
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
probably going to have the true faithful show up (at the polls), and they are most in-touch with those issues,” said Michael Bitzer, a political scientist at Catawba College in Salisbury. “If that plays out, Pittenger will have to do some... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
McCrory to raise issue of teacher salariesrecruiting and rewarding teachers and expanding college access. The final propo
McCrory to raise issue of teacher salaries
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 23 days ago
recruiting and rewarding teachers and expanding college access. The final proposal will be released later this month. Michael Bitzer, a professor of political science at Catawba College, said the announcement allows McCrory to frame the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Brokered GOP convention? No one knows how that would workpretty much the party elites, but the response from the grass roots is likely t
Brokered GOP convention? No one knows how that would work
The News & Observer / Posted 26 days ago
pretty much the party elites, but the response from the grass roots is likely to be ‘anybody but the party elites,’ ” said Michael Bitzer, professor of political science at Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina.Will interest groups be able... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
McCrory ends media questions after consecutive HB 2 queries in Kinstondraw as a destination for tourism, new businesses, and economic activity.” As
McCrory ends media questions after consecutive HB 2 queries in Kinston
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a month ago
draw as a destination for tourism, new businesses, and economic activity.” As to whom this pitched battle helps most, Michael Bitzer, Catawba College provost and professor of political science and history, said much remains undecided. “One... Read more
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