Politics


NEWS 11/5/12 9:55pm

Sandy devastates Northeast, shuts down voting stations

By Neima Abdulahi Superstorm Sandy had some voters in the northeast worried about casting their ballots on Election Day. Sandy left some polling stations in New York and New Jersey destroyed along with neighborhoods and businesses. New Jersey's Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno said people should go to their specific voting locations.


NEWS 11/5/12 9:39pm

ELN: Ann Vaughan Interview

ELN requested interviews with all of the candidates on the Alamance County Ballot. Joe Bruno interviewed Ann Vaughan, a candidate for County Commissioner. Other candidates for County Commissioner, Eddie Boswell, Linda Massey, Mark Hopp, Tom Manning and David Smith did not respond to ELN's media request. [div class="alignleft"] [/div]


NEWS 11/5/12 9:35pm

ELN: Pam Thompson Interview

ELN requested interviews with all of the candidates on the Alamance County Ballot. Kelly Finneran interviewed Pam Thompson, a candidate for the Board of Education.


NEWS 11/5/12 9:31pm

ELN: Jackie Cole Interview

ELN requested interviews with all of the candidates on the Alamance County Ballot. Janae Fraizer interviewed Jackie Cole, a candidate for the Board of Education.


NEWS 11/5/12 2:35pm

ELN: Pat McCrory Interview

ELN requested interviews with all of the candidates on the Alamance County Ballot. Brennan McGovern and Rachel Southmayd interviewed Former Charlotte Mayor and current Gubernatorial Candidate Pat McCrory after his rally in Smithfield with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.


NEWS 11/5/12 2:16pm

ELN: John Tedesco Interview

ELN requested interviews with all of the candidates on the Alamance County Ballot. Kelly Finneran sat down with John Tedesco, a candidate for North Carolina State Superintendent.


NEWS 11/5/12 2:09pm

ELN: June Atkinson Interview

ELN requested interviews with all of the candidates on the Alamance County Ballot. Eric Halperin sat down with June Atkinson, a candidate for North Carolina State Superintendent.


NEWS 10/30/12 7:30am

Local, state level campaigns overshadowed by presidential election

In nine days, the next president of the United States will be elected. If you’re like most students currently in college, this year will be the first time you are old enough to vote in a presidential election. But just knowing the differences between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney isn’t going to cut it.


NEWS 10/29/12 9:33pm

McCrory, Christie rally for Republican support in Smithfield

More than 5,000 people attended a rally and barbeque supporting Pat McCrory the Republican candidate for governor Friday night in Smithfield, N.C. The event, held at a Central Tobacco Exchange, Inc. warehouse, featured appearances by major North Carolina Republican politicians and headlined New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. "We're gonna have a Carolina comeback and it starts tonight," McCrory, the former mayor of Charlotte, told the enthusiastic crowd. [div class="alignleft"] [/div] McCrory, who took the stage to The Who's "Won't Get Fooled Again," took the opportunity to lambast Gov.