District 9

Brett Jensen / WBT Reporter
June 17, 2019 - 4:44 pm
N.C. Congressional District 9 candidate Dan McCready gave WBT News an exclusive interview to talk about the importance of campaigning at the grassroots level to get his message out to Democrats, Republicans and Independents before the Sept. 10 Special Election.
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Brett Jensen
June 04, 2019 - 10:52 pm
Brett Jensen talks with comedian David Koechner from Anchorman but before that, they discuss what antics went on behind the scenes of the WBT GOP Primary Debate.
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Charlotte at Six
May 15, 2019 - 6:39 pm
Bishop took a cardboard cutout of Dan McCready to McCready's Headquarters to poke fun at his opponent.
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May 07, 2019 - 9:50 pm
Tuesday evening WBT held a debate for the GOP candidates running for the vacant District 9 Congressional seat. Moderator Bo Thompson kicked off the evening with a moment of silence for Riley Howell & Ellis "Reed" Parlier, lost in last weeks UNCC Campus shooting, and for Mooresville K-9 Officer...
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May 06, 2019 - 12:11 pm
This morning on The Pat McCrory Show, Mike Schaefer, Program Director of WBT joined Bo and Pat to determine the seating arrangement for tomorrow night's NC Congressional District 9 GOP debate hosted by WBT. Names and seat number were drawn at random, here are the results: Seat #1: Stevie Rivenbark...
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Brett Jensen
April 12, 2019 - 3:49 pm
WBT will be hosting a debate for the GOP candidates on May 7, just one week before the May 14 primary election for N.C.'s District 9 Congressional seat. We've put together some vital background information on each candidate. To get tickets to the debate click here. CHRIS ANGLIN Chris is a resident...
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WBT's Morning News w/ Bo Thompson
March 20, 2019 - 7:47 am
Kenny Smith talks with Bo. Pittenger sent a letter endorsing Ridenhour and accusing Bishop of knowing about Dowless. Bishop responded, falsely accused. Pittenger retracted.
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February 26, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Mark Harris Issues Statement on Special Election Over the last several days, I have had the privilege of hearing from so many people who have stood with us, cared for us, and who have asked how they can pray for us. In my response to them I have simply said to pray for wisdom and discernment as we...
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Heather Furr
Brett Jensen
February 25, 2019 - 9:08 am
Former N.C. Governor Pat McCrory announced on his daily radio show on WBT that he will not run for Congress in the still vacant District 9 seat. McCrory, who served as governor from 2014-2018, said even though it’s been a lifelong dream of his to serve in Congress, his passion has been turned...
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