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  1. Aug
    18

    Heidi Cruz Interview Sheds Light on Senator

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Jim Tynen | Tagged , , , ,

    Despite all the ads and debates — or maybe because of them — it can be hard to get a good picture of the presidential hopefuls. Over at NC Capitol Connection, Matt Caulder has an interesting interview with Heidi Cruz, wife of the Texas senator who is running for the White House, that by telling […]

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    Aug
    06

    North Carolina 2014 Election Turnout Refutes Claims of Voter Suppression

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns, Politicians & Politicking By Susan Myrick | Tagged , , ,

    Hans von Spakovsky, in a recent article written for the Heritage Foundation, lays out the facts surrounding the lawsuits that would roll back North Carolina's election reform legislation implemented in 2014. The three week hearing into VIVA (Voter Information Verification Act) ended on Friday, July 31. It is likely to take weeks for U.S. District Judge […]

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    Aug
    03

    Civitas asks for Investigation into "Clean Energy" PAC's Campaign Reporting

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns, Politicians & Politicking By Susan Myrick | Tagged , , , ,

    In a letter to the State Board of Elections Chairman, Josh Howard, Civitas President, Francis De Luca asked the Board to investigate the campaign reporting practices of the North Carolina Clean Energy Business Alliance (NCCEBA) PAC – Kristin Laster, Treasurer. Click Here  to read the letter delivered to Howard and State Board of Elections' Executive Director, Kim […]

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    Jul
    14

    Vote Law Opponents Stuck in the Past

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Civitas Staff | Tagged , ,

    Civitas' Susan Myrick is in Winston-Salem covering a federal court case over whether North Carolina's new voting law is constitutional. She'll be back soon to provide a fuller analysis. But let's look at one thing: How opponents of the law are stuck in the past. As progressives, they constantly tell us they are the wave […]

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    Jun
    19

    Voter ID: 'It's Over'

    Posted in Elections & Campaigns By Civitas Staff | Tagged , ,

    A move by the legislature guts voter ID in North Carolina.

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