Kay Hagan http://wfae.org en Money Pouring In As Senate Primary Approaches http://wfae.org/post/money-pouring-senate-primary-approaches <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">North Carolina hosts one of the most watched electoral races in the country this year, as first-term Democratic Senator Kay Hagan is up for reelection. Who will win is already a toss-up, in a year where Republicans and Democrats are battling for control of the Senate. </span>WFAE’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Ben Bradford joined Morning Edition Host Kevin </span>Kniestedt<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to discuss the race.</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:05:42 +0000 Ben Bradford 49107 at http://wfae.org Money Pouring In As Senate Primary Approaches B-Roll Footage Blurs Lines Between Campaigns And Interest Groups http://wfae.org/post/b-roll-footage-blurs-lines-between-campaigns-and-interest-groups <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Many of the political ads you see and hear are produced by independent third-party interest groups. They are called “independent” because it’s illegal for these groups and candidates to coordinate their campaigns.</span></p><p>But this year it’s harder to distinguish between these groups and some candidates in North Carolina’s U.S. Senate Race.</p><p>This year the campaigns of Thom Tillis and Kay Hagan are pushing the boundaries of election law.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:10:32 +0000 Tom Bullock 48068 at http://wfae.org B-Roll Footage Blurs Lines Between Campaigns And Interest Groups Outside Attack Ads Underway In NC Senate Race http://wfae.org/post/outside-attack-ads-underway-nc-senate-race <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">During this year’s election season, the biggest prize in North Carolina is the U.S. Senate seat held by first-term Democrat Kay Hagan. Big money is already pouring in from both left and right, and attack ads are already on the air.</span></p><p>WFAE’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Ben Bradford joined Morning Edition host Kevin </span>Kniestedt<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to discuss the Senate race, through the lens of one ad, in particular.</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Ben Bradford 46318 at http://wfae.org Outside Attack Ads Underway In NC Senate Race Charlotte A Hit, Hagan Says http://wfae.org/post/charlotte-hit-hagan-says <P>U.S. Senator Kay Hagan stopped by our table on Radio Row at Time Warner Cable Arena. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 19:46:50 +0000 Charlotte Talks 4502 at http://wfae.org Charlotte A Hit, Hagan Says