North Carolina

Anti-Spending Tillis Challenger Invested Taxpayer Loans in Obscene Business

Garland Tucker's investment company called restaurant's notoriously crude humor 'tasteful'

Garland TuckerGarland Tucker, a North Carolina businessman running to primary Sen. Thom Tillis (R., N.C.), used taxpayer-funded loans to boost Dick's Last Resort, an obscene restaurant known for sexualizing underage girls with crude sayings like "this chick loves dick."

Dem Senate Candidate Flipped on Gerrymandering

Democratic Senate candidate Cal Cunningham criticized the Supreme Court's decision to uphold North Carolina's 2017 congressional redistricting map despite his own record of gerrymandering to benefit his party.

NC Dem Judges Soft on Sex Crimes

Court trying to 'make a broad policy statement,' dissenting Republican claims

The Democratic majority on North Carolina's Supreme Court ruled to let a child porn offender go free on a technicality and allowed serial sexual offenders to avoid GPS monitoring in two decisions released in August.

McCready (D) Gets More Dark Money Support Despite Past Denunciation

Running in North Carolina special congressional election

A liberal dark money group announced it will spend $500,000 in support of North Carolina congressional candidate Dan McCready (D.), despite McCready's past denunciations of dark money. McCready also received dark money support during his initial 2018 bid for the North Carolina seat.

Out-of-State Dems Come to the Rescue in NC Special Election

'The areas we will canvass are suburban neighborhoods with many transplants from the Northeast'

Several left-wing groups from Massachusetts are organizing two canvassing trips down to North Carolina to campaign for Democratic congressional candidate Dan McCready ahead of his special election on September 10th.