Tag:Donald Trump

  • Roy Cooper bucks GOP trend

    Although ticket-splitting is far less common than it used to be, some North Carolinians continue to mix and match their votes in seemingly inexplicable ways.

  • Carson: Health plan would empower individuals

    GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump is pushing a health-care plan similar to a proposal Dr. Ben Carson floated during his short run in the Republican primary. “He very much likes the kind of plan that I’ve been talking about,” Carson told Carolina Journal on Wednesday night. Carson, a world-renowned pediatric…

  • NCGOP: Opposition to Clinton will unite Republicans

    In interviews with Carolina Journal on Tuesday afternoon, freshman U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis and state Republican Party Chairman Robin Hayes are confident this week’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland will begin spelling out the differences between the Republican and Democratic visions of America, and that a majority of voters will…

  • Time to check poll position

    Hillary Clinton enjoys a slight edge in the most recent polls of North Carolina voters, while Sen. Richard Burr leads his Democratic opponent, former state Rep. Deborah Ross, by a wider margin.