The campaign to persuade North Carolina voters to borrow $2 billion is driven by a large, well-funded organization with support from politicians, educators, agriculture and development associations, and business interests statewide.
An analysis of lobbying in statehouses across the country shows the liberal N.C. Justice Center is among the top five lobbying entities in North Carolina. It’s in the company of Wells Fargo & Co., the N.C. Hospital Association, Fidelity Investments, and AT&T Inc.
An energized John Kasich heads into South Carolina's Republican presidential primary hoping to build on a strong showing in New Hampshire, but he's refusing to tailor or shift his message to fit the state's more conservative electorate.
Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday delivered a message to conservatives unhappy with last year's pact with President Barack Obama that boosted spending for the Pentagon and domestic agencies: You're stuck with it.
Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign enlisted the support of black Democrats on Friday to undermine Bernie Sanders' push to claim a piece of President Barack Obama's legacy, arguing she is the rightful heir to the nation's first black president.
Nevada conservative Sharron Angle says she's trying to determine if she could raise enough money to run for the U.S. Senate again, a move that could throw a wrench in Republicans' hopes to claim Democratic Sen. Harry Reid's soon-to-be-vacant seat.