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The Party Line
11:05 am
Tue August 14, 2012

Romney VP Pick An Appeal To Conservatives

Michael Bitzer

In the game of politics, each team needs its captains. And now, we know who the captains are: for the Democrats, it’s still Obama-Biden. And for the GOP, it’s now Romney-Ryan.

The 2012 election shifted gears Saturday with Mitt Romney’s surprise announcement that Congressman Paul Ryan is his vice presidential nominee.

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Politics
11:14 am
Fri July 27, 2012

The Week In Politics: Taxes, Guns, Third-Party Spoiler

Leading up to the November election, most Fridays, Catawba College political scientist Michael Bitzer is joining WFAE’s Morning Edition host Duncan McFadyen to talk politics.

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Black Voters Agree To Disagree With Obama On
6:31 pm
Mon May 14, 2012

Black Voters Agree To Disagree With Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

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Local Democrats Find Opportunity in Missed Obama
1:00 pm
Tue July 8, 2008

Local Democrats Find Opportunity in Missed Obama Visit

Airplane problems kept Barack Obama from visiting Charlotte yesterday, but local Democrats jumped on the event as an opportunity to pump other candidates for office. WFAE's Julie Rose explains.

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Obama's Charlotte Visit Delayed
1:00 pm
Mon July 7, 2008

Obama's Charlotte Visit Delayed

Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama had planned a visit to Charlotte today, kicking off a week of stops in states that went to Bush in the last two elections. But the Illinois Senator never made it. WFAE's Julie Rose reports.

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Obama Launches Nationwide Tour in North Carolina
1:00 pm
Tue June 10, 2008

Obama Launches Nationwide Tour In North Carolina

Barack Obama held a private rally at the North Carolina fairgrounds Monday. The fact that the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee chose North Carolina as the state to kick off a two-week tour in which he'll discuss the economy, comes as a surprise to many. The state, after all, hasn't voted Democratic in a presidential election since the 1970s. For WFAE News, Laura Leslie has more.

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Two NC Congressmen Endorse Obama
1:00 pm
Wed April 16, 2008

Two NC Congressmen Endorse Obama

Congressmen Mel Watt and David Price are joining four other North Carolina superdelegates, endorsing Barack Obama. WFAE's Lisa Miller has more.

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