Voters in the U.S. Senate race in North Carolina elected Thom Tillis over incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan because of concerns about the economy and the president.
That’s the view the day after the Republican state House speaker defeated the first-term Democrat, based on exit polls and voter turnout.
On Wednesday, Tillis held a news conference at the Cornelius town hall, where he got his start in public office eight years ago. He pledged to work across party lines.
“We’ve been given an opportunity to