Rob Christensen

GOP confronts rural-urban divide

Now it’s the Republicans’ turn to take a crack at one of the state’s most vexing long-term problems – the two North Carolinas. But unlike the Democrats, the GOP conservatives come to the large economic gap between the urban and rural parts of the state with strong reservations about government intervention and a strong belief in market forces.

Rob Christensen

GOP must decide on NC primary

There is a debate within North Carolina Republican Party circles on whether to stick with the February date for presidential primaries or to move it back to March 1, which would comply with party rules.

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