11:36 am
Wed January 2, 2013

Republican Hudson Hires Top Aide From Democrat Kissell's Team

Congressman-elect Richard Hudson has hired a top district aide from the staff of his Democratic opponent Larry Kissell.
Credit Tanner Latham

North Carolina's new members of Congress will take the oath of office Thursday in Washington, including Republican Robert Pittenger who was elected to fill retiring Representative Sue Myrick's seat in Charlotte and Republican Richard Hudson who beat Larry Kissell to represent the 8th District.

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Election 2012
11:34 pm
Mon September 24, 2012

Kissell, Hudson Have Lots Of Agreement In NC-8 Debate

The Republican Party looks to North Carolina’s 8th Congressional district as an opportunity to grow its 50-seat advantage in the U.S. House. The race between Democratic incumbent Larry Kissell and Republican challenger Richard Hudson is considered one of the closest in the country.

Yesterday the two candidates met at Wingate University for their first debate of the 2012 election.

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