Latest dispatches from the campaign trail, September 20, 2012

Better things to do? Three of the four candidates for the 10th and 11th congressional districts will skip a forum today sponsored by the Asheville Chamber of Commerce. Only 11th District Republican Mark Meadows is expected to attend.


Helping out. State Senate leader Phil Berger, R-Rockingham, will attend a fundraiser for Greensboro City Councilwoman Trudy Wade’s bid for Senate District 27.


Get a job. An ad by the College Republicans National Committee laments that many recent grads can’t leave home.



Short but sweet. Col. Oliver North endorses Dan Forest, the GOP nominee for lieutenant governor.



Money talks. A new ad from the National Republican Congressional Committee hits Rep. Mike McIntyre, D-7th, for supporting President Obama’s stimulus law.


Rick Henderson / Editor-in-chief, Carolina Journal

Rick Henderson became editor-in-chief of Carolina Journal in August 2016 after being managing editor of Carolina Journal since April 2009. Before that, he had worked more than...

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