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Polarized Electorate: The Changing Face of the 13th Congressional Districtnew

The electorates of the precincts that swung from blue to red in the rural northern counties and in Guilford and Wake, N.C. share some common attributes. They are almost all Democratic leaning, some with outright majorities, and all feature sizeable white majorities.
YES! Weekly  |  Jordan Green  |  12-01-2010  |  Elections

U.S. Rep. Brad Miller Stumps for Health Care Reformnew

While opponents took to the streets to attack the specter of socialism and the possibility that big government could deny them critical care, reform's defenders, including Miller, tried to focus public attention on the denials of care that private insurers are getting away with right now.
INDY Week  |  Bob Geary  |  08-14-2009  |  Politics

Hugh Webster's Long-Shot Bid for Congress Hinges on Immigrationnew

The Republican candidate for U.S. Congress in North Carolina's District 13 refers to illegal immigration as "the invasion."
INDY Week  |  Matt Saldana  |  10-02-2008  |  Politics

Our Top 10 Reasons to Endorse Barack Obamanew

Plus, endorsements for North Carolina's Congressional races.
INDY Week  |  Staff  |  04-24-2008  |  Commentary

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