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CTV News
DNC Latest: Trump campaign accuses Democrats of fear tacticsYour truth, dignity and grave reminds us what real leadership looks like. I am
DNC Latest: Trump campaign accuses Democrats of fear tactics
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
Your truth, dignity and grave reminds us what real leadership looks like. I am always proud of @POTUS. -mo" "A sad sight for the Democratic Party." That's the assessment by Donald Trump's campaign of the lineup of speakers at the Democratic... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Democratic National Convention Day 3takes the stage after a video and introduction by U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Virg
Democratic National Convention Day 3
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
takes the stage after a video and introduction by U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Virginia. 9:45 p.m. At the first mention of former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's name, it got a lukewarm response from the crowd. But by the end, he won the crowd... Read more
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CTV News
DNC Latest: Obama says he's more optimistic about America's futureNational Convention as president, and Barack Obama is saying he's "more optimis
DNC Latest: Obama says he's more optimistic about America's future
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
National Convention as president, and Barack Obama is saying he's "more optimistic about the future of America than ever before." Obama is speaking on the night before Hillary Clinton addresses the convention -- and he's making the case for her to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How black grassroots politics led to the 14th Amendment and black citizenshippessimism about race relations in the U.S., an attitude triggered by the deaths
How black grassroots politics led to the 14th Amendment and black citizenship
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
pessimism about race relations in the U.S., an attitude triggered by the deaths of black people at the hands of law enforcement officers and subsequent attacks on police in Baton Rouge and Dallas. As the nation seeks to understand the recent... Read more
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Salon.com
Donald Trump thinks LGBT lives matter—but only if they’re victims of a terrorist attackthe Log Cabin Republicans, believes he can. In 2012, an estimated 31 percent of
Donald Trump thinks LGBT lives matter—but only if they’re victims of a terrorist attack
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
the Log Cabin Republicans, believes he can. In 2012, an estimated 31 percent of queer and transgender voters cast a ballot for Mitt Romney, who did little to court the LGBT community during his presidential run. Richard Grenell, a gay Republican... Read more
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The Christian Post
Big Daddy Weave Go Back on Tour After Jason Weaver's Release From Hospitalit all the band stayed hopeful and now that Jason is home recovering the guys h
Big Daddy Weave Go Back on Tour After Jason Weaver's Release From Hospital
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
it all the band stayed hopeful and now that Jason is home recovering the guys have decided to head back out on the road for the fourth edition of their Beautiful Offerings Tour. Hitting venues across the country, the tour is set to kick off... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Mike Pence and Paul Ryan's key votes in Congress 2007-2012report compares his voting record from 2007-2012 to that of House Speaker Paul
Mike Pence and Paul Ryan's key votes in Congress 2007-2012
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
report compares his voting record from 2007-2012 to that of House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., on issues such as the Affordable Care Act, auto-industry rescue, bailout and stimulus bills, balanced-budget constitutional amendment, cap and trade,... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016not dis them in this manner, because you lost or because you do not entirely ag
Web-only letters to the editor, July 21, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
not dis them in this manner, because you lost or because you do not entirely agree with the candidate who the people voted for. I believe that Ronald Reagan would have attended the convention, as Bob Dole and other elder statesman have. Harold G.... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
A look at Gov. Mike Pence's record in the US Housereport compares his voting record from 2007-2012 to that of House Speaker Paul
A look at Gov. Mike Pence's record in the US House
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
report compares his voting record from 2007-2012 to that of House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., on issues such as the Affordable Care Act, auto-industry rescue, bailout and stimulus bills, balanced-budget constitutional amendment, cap and trade,... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Greenville police release 5-year strategic planGreenville police chief Ken Miller has released the 2016-2021 strategic plan fo
Greenville police release 5-year strategic plan
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 days ago
Greenville police chief Ken Miller has released the 2016-2021 strategic plan for the Greenville Police Department. The plan identified five strategic priorities for the department: Below is the full report from Greenville police, detailing the five... Read more
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The News & Observer
Ag-gag, body camera laws: Does NC have something to hide?Ag-gag, body camera laws wreck critical NC tool for social justice | News & Obs
Ag-gag, body camera laws: Does NC have something to hide?
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
Ag-gag, body camera laws wreck critical NC tool for social justice | News & Observer July 15, 2016 4:44 PM No other medium has as much power to expose the abuse of the weak by the strong... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Sen. Tim Scott's Thursday speech: Optimistic for the Future

This has been a very emotional ten days for all of us, and I believe a pivot

Sen. Tim Scott's Thursday speech: Optimistic for the Future
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 15 days ago

This has been a very emotional ten days for all of us, and I believe a pivotal time for the future of our nation. For me, personally, I believe our brightest days are still ahead of us, and I'll tell you why.

I'm a kid who grew up in a... Read more

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The News & Observer
Murfreesboro, famous for herring and moonshine, gets its first book storeMurfreesboro, North Carolina, will get its first book store, Cultivator | News
Murfreesboro, famous for herring and moonshine, gets its first book store
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
Murfreesboro, North Carolina, will get its first book store, Cultivator | News & Observer July 15, 2016 10:35 AM Caroline Stephenson moved back home from Los Angeles Her... Read more
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ABC News
N.C. Law Denying Public Access to Police Body Camera Footage Causes CriticismA new law signed by North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory on Monday that denies p
N.C. Law Denying Public Access to Police Body Camera Footage Causes Criticism
ABC News / Posted 18 days ago
A new law signed by North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory on Monday that denies public access to police body camera and dashcam footage is being criticized by civil rights activists as opposing the purpose of the community-funded technology. The law,... Read more
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The Christian Post
Apple, eBay, IBM Back Obama Admin's Lawsuit Against NC Transgender Bathroom LawA sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom
Apple, eBay, IBM Back Obama Admin's Lawsuit Against NC Transgender Bathroom Law
The Christian Post / Posted 21 days ago
A sign protesting a recent North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access adorns the bathroom stalls at the 21C Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina May 3, 2016. The hotel installed the restroom signage designed by artist Peregrine... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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11 News Houston
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
11 News Houston / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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USA Today
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
USA Today / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
KING5 Seattle / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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First Coast News
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
First Coast News / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
KTVB Boise / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Tech companies break silence on racial justicelined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "W
Tech companies break silence on racial justice
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
lined up in support of racial justice with the #BlackLivesMatter hashtag. — "We stand in solidarity with the fight for racial justice," Google tweeted. — "These tragedies must lead to action. We join the voices demanding racial justice... Read more
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The News & Observer
Duke Energy’s worrisome move to silence nonprofitsto have to raise $240 million to challenge it in court The move shows how barr
Duke Energy’s worrisome move to silence nonprofits
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
to have to raise $240 million to challenge it in court The move shows how barriers can be erected to make it difficult for nonprofits to play their vital role as a guardian of community values We ought to be collectively concerned about... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Full remarks: Clinton, Obama rally in CharlotteHILLARY CLINTON “Thank you so much. Hello Charlotte. It’s great to be back in
Full remarks: Clinton, Obama rally in Charlotte
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 25 days ago
HILLARY CLINTON “Thank you so much. Hello Charlotte. It’s great to be back in North Carolina with so many friends: With Congresswoman Alma Adams, and Congressman David Price, and Congressman G.K. Butterfield. And your next U.S. Senator, Deborah... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthe tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansi
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 25 days ago
the tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansions and other seats of power, we take for granted the necessary sacrifices that followed the posting of the famous phrases in the Declaration of Independence. We... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthe tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansi
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 25 days ago
the tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansions and other seats of power, we take for granted the necessary sacrifices that followed the posting of the famous phrases in the Declaration of Independence. We... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthe tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansi
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 25 days ago
the tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansions and other seats of power, we take for granted the necessary sacrifices that followed the posting of the famous phrases in the Declaration of Independence. We... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthe tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansi
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 25 days ago
the tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansions and other seats of power, we take for granted the necessary sacrifices that followed the posting of the famous phrases in the Declaration of Independence. We... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthe tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansi
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 25 days ago
the tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansions and other seats of power, we take for granted the necessary sacrifices that followed the posting of the famous phrases in the Declaration of Independence. We... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspapersthe tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansi
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 25 days ago
the tyranny of George III to those who occupy the White House, governor's mansions and other seats of power, we take for granted the necessary sacrifices that followed the posting of the famous phrases in the Declaration of Independence. We... Read more
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ABC News
Tar Heel Tanglewas rescheduled in the wake of the Orlando nightclub attack. Now the pair will
Tar Heel Tangle
ABC News / Posted 25 days ago
was rescheduled in the wake of the Orlando nightclub attack. Now the pair will hit the trail together today in Charlotte, North Carolina. The duo will "discuss building on the progress we've made and their vision for an America that is stronger... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intactRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largel
North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intact
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 28 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largely intact Friday by North Carolina lawmakers who chose only to make a minor revision to the wide-ranging measure. The North Carolina General Assembly voted to restore... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intactRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largel
North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intact
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 28 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largely intact Friday by North Carolina lawmakers who chose only to make a minor revision to the wide-ranging measure. The North Carolina General Assembly voted to restore... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intactRALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largel
North Carolina lawmakers leave LGBT law largely intact
WGEM Quincy / Posted 28 days ago
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A law limiting protections for LGBT people was left largely intact Friday by North Carolina lawmakers who chose only to make a minor revision to the wide-ranging measure. The North Carolina General Assembly voted to restore... Read more
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