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The News & Observer
Statues of a Confederate officer and a white supremacist represent NC in the U.S. Capitol (for now)Aycock’s statue with one of Charlotte-born evangelist Billy Graham, responding
The News & Observer / Posted 31 minutes ago
Aycock’s statue with one of Charlotte-born evangelist Billy Graham, responding to a request from Republican U.S. Sen. Richard Burr and taking advantage of a 2003 law change that created a procedure for replacing statues. But rules dictate... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
How potential 2020 Democrats are honing their foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
Congressman Butterfield honoredonly Butterfield, but also Rep. Mark Meadows, as well as representatives from t
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
only Butterfield, but also Rep. Mark Meadows, as well as representatives from the offices of U.S. Senators Thom Tillis and Richard Burr at various health centers in North Carolina. “When we passed the Affordable Care Act back in 2009 we had within... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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News 8000
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
News 8000 / Posted 10 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
How potential 2020 Democrats honing foreign policy chopsHarris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCa
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 hours ago
Harris approaches hearings with an aggressive tack that appeared to rankle McCain and the chairman, North Carolina Sen. Richard Burr. "Can you give me a yes-or-no answer, please?" Harris said to Rosenstin. "Well, it's not a short answer,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump goes off the railsbut managed to go on for nearly 900 words without mentioning Trump. North Caro
The News & Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
but managed to go on for nearly 900 words without mentioning Trump. North Carolina’s senior U.S. senator, Republican Richard Burr, failed to defend his fellow GOP senators and praised Trump’s accomplishments. It was a profile in... Read more
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The News & Observer
‘Pull down the statutes, not just the statues.’ NC NAACP chief weighs in on Confederate monumentsof Barber’s comments were directed at Republicans, including President Donald T
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
of Barber’s comments were directed at Republicans, including President Donald Trump, Tar Heel U.S. Sens. Thom Tillis and Richard Burr and state Sen. Phil Berger, who leads the N.C. Senate. He also was critical of what he called complicit... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Aug. 19: Robert E. Lee, others, just men of their timesare just seeing this now, if you don't want Nazis/white supremacists in the Whi
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
are just seeing this now, if you don't want Nazis/white supremacists in the White House, call David Rouzer, Thom Tillis, Richard Burr, and other officials today and tell them that if they do not speak out, they, too, are complicit. This is a... Read more
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Business Insider
'The motor will eventually stop running': Trump is alienating the lawmakers who would stand between him and impeachmentlast Saturday, prompting a swift and critical response from prominent Republica
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
last Saturday, prompting a swift and critical response from prominent Republican senators like Graham, Bob Corker, Richard Burr, Orrin Hatch, and Thom Tillis. "The President has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability nor some of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump Twitter reactionmarker in America – that – that heals. That doesn’t heal – and I think that’s a
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
marker in America – that – that heals. That doesn’t heal – and I think that’s a mistake to focus on those,” said Senator Richard Burr, (R) North Carolina. Many wanting the president to step up, change his tone, and help heal the country. Three... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
President Trump defends Confederate memorialsagrees “I’m not sure that just removing every historical marker in America, th
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
agrees “I’m not sure that just removing every historical marker in America, that that heals,” said North Carolina Senator Richard Burr. “That doesn’t heal, and I think that’s a mistake to focus on those.” Among those who say they’re not opposed... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
NC Sen Burr says Trump "misguided" in Charlottesville blameGREENSBORO (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President Donal
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
GREENSBORO (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President Donald Trump was "misguided" for blaming both white supremacists and anti-fascist protesters for the deadly weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Burr told WXII-TV he... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC Sen Burr says Trump misguided in Charlottesville blameGREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President Donald Trump was "misguided" for blaming both white supremacists and anti-fascist protesters for the deadly weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Burr told... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
NC Sen Burr says Trump "misguided" in Charlottesville blameGREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President Donald Trump was "misguided" for blaming both white supremacists and anti-fascist protesters for the deadly weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Burr told... Read more
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WRAL.com Raleigh
NC politicians' comments on Charlottesville, Trump's responsethe President would find a way to be a little more diplomatic in the choice of
WRAL.com Raleigh / Posted 4 days ago
the President would find a way to be a little more diplomatic in the choice of words that he uses." — Republican U.S. Sen. Richard Burr "When it comes to white supremacists and neo-Nazis, there can be no equivocating: They’re propagators of hate... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NC Sen Burr says Trump "misguided" in Charlottesville blameGREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina says President Donald Trump was "misguided" for blaming both white supremacists and anti-fascist protesters for the deadly weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Burr told... Read more
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The News & Observer
Burr and Tillis denounce white supremacists, but avoid criticizing Trump directlyRichard Burr, Thom Tillis denounce white supremacists | News & Observer Sen. T
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Richard Burr, Thom Tillis denounce white supremacists | News & Observer Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., left, and Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., right, walk on Capitol Hill. Carolyn KasterAP Sen. Thom Tillis, R-N.C., left, and Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C.,... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Senator: President’s tweeting about North Korea unhelpfuland Republicans can work together to achieve results. He mentioned working with
Aspen Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
and Republicans can work together to achieve results. He mentioned working with Republican Sens. Lamar Alexander and Richard Burr on education and health policy reformation efforts, respectively, and with Sen. Marco Rubio on legislation... Read more
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Island Packet
There are 86 million reasons why Trump can’t really hurt Mitch McConnellto the Center for Responsive Politics. That included almost $14 million in Nor
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
to the Center for Responsive Politics. That included almost $14 million in North Carolina, where Republican incumbent Sen. Richard Burr held off a challenge from a well-funded Democrat. “Mitch McConnell built the Republican majority, he maintained... Read more
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The News & Observer
There are 86 million reasons why Trump can’t really hurt Mitch McConnellto the Center for Responsive Politics. That included almost $14 million in Nor
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
to the Center for Responsive Politics. That included almost $14 million in North Carolina, where Republican incumbent Sen. Richard Burr held off a challenge from a well-funded Democrat. “Mitch McConnell built the Republican majority, he maintained... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
There are 86 million reasons why Trump can’t really hurt Mitch McConnellto the Center for Responsive Politics. That included almost $14 million in Nor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
to the Center for Responsive Politics. That included almost $14 million in North Carolina, where Republican incumbent Sen. Richard Burr held off a challenge from a well-funded Democrat. “Mitch McConnell built the Republican majority, he maintained... Read more
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Daily Mail
Congressional investigators want to bring in longtime Trump secretaryGraff 'If you go into Trump Tower, you're going to mention her name,' said Kin
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Graff 'If you go into Trump Tower, you're going to mention her name,' said King, who has known Trump for years. Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.), who chairs the Senate Intelligence Committee, was less direct: ''The Committee has cast and will... Read more
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Business Insider
Congress wants to question a woman known as Trump's 'right hand'received any communications from the Russians as well. That was another channel
Business Insider / Posted 10 days ago
received any communications from the Russians as well. That was another channel alluded to in those emails." Sen. Richard Burr, the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee, did not rule out seeking an interview with Graff or examine her... Read more
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ABC News
Trump's longtime secretary scrutinized by Russia investigatorsleading the Russia probe did not rule it out. “The Committee has cast and will
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
leading the Russia probe did not rule it out. “The Committee has cast and will continue to cast a wide net,” Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., told ABC News. Attorney Alan Futerfas, who serves as outside counsel representing the Trump... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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News 8000
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
News 8000 / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Senate panel gets more details about Trump Tower meetingonto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders o
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 days ago
onto copies of the documents. A similar courtesy was given to the two leaders of the Senate intelligence committee, Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner, according to congressional sources. The Senate judiciary committee still has not received a... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Sick of the never-ending health insurance debate? So are neighborsas hospice and senior care centers. The vote was 51-49 against with North Carol
The Charlotte Post / Posted 12 days ago
as hospice and senior care centers. The vote was 51-49 against with North Carolina’s senators, Republicans Thom Tillis and Richard Burr, favoring repeal. “Senators Thom Tillis and Richard Burr have made a lot of noise about being independent... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Sick of health insurance debate? So are your neighborsas hospice and senior care centers. The vote was 51-49 against with North Carol
The Charlotte Post / Posted 12 days ago
as hospice and senior care centers. The vote was 51-49 against with North Carolina’s senators, Republicans Thom Tillis and Richard Burr, favoring repeal. “Senators Thom Tillis and Richard Burr have made a lot of noise about being independent... Read more
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The Morning Call
IRS dinged again for rehiring problem employeesand performance issues,” E. Faith Bell, the IRS acting human capital officer, w
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
and performance issues,” E. Faith Bell, the IRS acting human capital officer, wrote in a response to the audit. Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., who requested the audit, wants to make it illegal for the IRS to rehire employees who left the agency... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Aug. 9: Are our local legislators overworked?are concerned about climate change, let your elected representatives know. Call
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
are concerned about climate change, let your elected representatives know. Call Rep. David Rouzer and Sens. Thom Tillis and Richard Burr and tell them we need action to protect our planet and our future. Mark Sumner, Wilmington Southerner... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
How your federal officials voted, Aug. 1-3, 2017attorney general under President George W. Bush. A yes vote was to confirm Wray
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 days ago
attorney general under President George W. Bush. A yes vote was to confirm Wray. Voting yes: Thom Tillis, R Not voting: Richard Burr, R Food and Drug Administration User Fees: Voting 94-1, the Senate on Aug. 3 passed a bill (HR 2430) that would... Read more
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