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Raw Story
North Carolina’s transgender bathroom battle: Here’s what sparked it — and what’s nexta slim victory, but thunderous. “In the previous election North Carolina had v
North Carolina’s transgender bathroom battle: Here’s what sparked it — and what’s next
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
a slim victory, but thunderous. “In the previous election North Carolina had voted for George W Bush by 12 points,” said Michael Bitzer, a professor at Catawba College and one of the state’s foremost political scientists. Obama’s campaign... Read more
10d
Guardian Unlimited
North Carolina's transgender bathroom battle: what sparked it, and what's nexta slim victory, but thunderous. “In the previous election North Carolina had v
North Carolina's transgender bathroom battle: what sparked it, and what's next
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
a slim victory, but thunderous. “In the previous election North Carolina had voted for George W Bush by 12 points,” said Michael Bitzer, a professor at Catawba College and one of the state’s foremost political scientists. Obama’s campaign... Read more
14d
The News & Observer
Gov. Pat McCrory’s fight with feds carries big political risks, rewardshappens with the dueling lawsuits, McCrory’s high-profile gambit “is certainly
Gov. Pat McCrory’s fight with feds carries big political risks, rewards
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
happens with the dueling lawsuits, McCrory’s high-profile gambit “is certainly good election-year politics,” said Michael Bitzer, a political scientist at Catawba College in Salisbury. “For Republicans, anything that Obama advances brings... Read more
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15d
WBTV Charlotte
Gov. Pat McCrory’s fight with feds carries big political risks, rewardshappens with the dueling lawsuits, McCrory’s high-profile gambit “is certainly
Gov. Pat McCrory’s fight with feds carries big political risks, rewards
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
happens with the dueling lawsuits, McCrory’s high-profile gambit “is certainly good election-year politics,” said Michael Bitzer, a political scientist at Catawba College in Salisbury. “For Republicans, anything that Obama advances brings... Read more
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17d
Kinston Free Press
Jones, Calif. rep co-found campaign finance reform caucusand three Republicans, including Jones and McNerney.Catawba College provost and
Jones, Calif. rep co-found campaign finance reform caucus
Kinston Free Press / Posted 17 days ago
and three Republicans, including Jones and McNerney.Catawba College provost and professor of politics and history, Michael Bitzer, said to not expect results from the group in the near future.“If (Jones) is on the outs with the leadership,... Read more
18d
The Star
GOP gathering follows firing of chairmanover, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to r
GOP gathering follows firing of chairman
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
over, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to reach out to the grass-roots activists," said Michael Bitzer, a political science professor at Catawba College in Salisbury. "Just saying that the party is united isn't... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
NC GOP convention follows dismissal of chairmanover, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to r
NC GOP convention follows dismissal of chairman
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 days ago
over, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to reach out to the grass-roots activists," said Michael Bitzer, a political science professor at Catawba College in Salisbury. "Just saying that the party is united isn't... Read more
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18d
The Jacksonville Daily News
North Carolina GOP convention follows dismissal of chairmanover, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to r
North Carolina GOP convention follows dismissal of chairman
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
over, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to reach out to the grass-roots activists," said Michael Bitzer, a political science professor at Catawba College in Salisbury. "Just saying that the party is united isn't... Read more
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18d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
North Carolina GOP convention follows dismissal of chairmanover, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to r
North Carolina GOP convention follows dismissal of chairman
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
over, it's going to be incumbent upon them to make a very concerted effort to reach out to the grass-roots activists," said Michael Bitzer, a political science professor at Catawba College in Salisbury. "Just saying that the party is united isn't... Read more
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20d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Local, national GOP leaders urge faithful to rally behind Trumpthat they've got to step up. We have to vote. We have to be engaged," Pittenger
Local, national GOP leaders urge faithful to rally behind Trump
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
that they've got to step up. We have to vote. We have to be engaged," Pittenger said. However, Channel 9 political expert Michael Bitzer said a bruising primary raises lots of concerns for the GOP, such as can Trump tone it down? "How does Donald... Read more
22d
The News & Observer
Prominent Republicans in Carolinas torn as Trump nomination becomes more likelyto endorse the eventual nominee often translates into lukewarm support and dist
Prominent Republicans in Carolinas torn as Trump nomination becomes more likely
The News & Observer / Posted 22 days ago
to endorse the eventual nominee often translates into lukewarm support and distance once the fall campaign begins, said Michael Bitzer, a political scientist at Catawba College in Salisbury. “Unless there’s a true conversion to Trump... Read more
26d
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 26 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
29d
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 29 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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29d
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 29 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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30d
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 30 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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