Election

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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Brett Jensen
Brett Jensen
February 21, 2019 - 5:47 pm
Attorney for Mark Harris, David Freedman, spoke with the media following the final vote of the NC Board of Elections to hold a new election. This vote came shortly after Mark Harris' concession.
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Brett Jensen
Brett Jensen
February 21, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Mark Harris has conceded to a new election after the North Carolina Board of Election's hearings today. In his statement, he said that he agreed the public trust has been tainted. Mark Harris and conceding pic.twitter.com/DCLAwlD0fb — Brett Jensen (@Brett_Jensen) February 21, 2019 Related Stories:...
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WBT / Brett Jensen
Brett Jensen
February 21, 2019 - 1:26 pm
We asked lawyers David Freedman and Marc Elias, who are representing Republican Mark Harris and Democrat Dan McCready, respectively, who is paying for their services. Freedman is a local attorney out of Winston-Salem, N.C., and Elias is a top Democratic Party lawyer, who served as Hillary Clinton’s...
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Brett Jensen
Brett Jensen
February 20, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Following Day 2 of the NC Board of Elections hearing in Raliegh Marc Elias speaks with members of the press on the election results in question from North Carolina District 9.
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Brett Jensen
February 19, 2019 - 12:07 am
McCrae Dowless, key figure in the N.C. District 9 election, was called upon to testify about possible election fraud in Bladen and Robeson counties. He refused to testify without immunity. His lawyer, Cynthia Singletary, spoke to only a couple of the reporters after Monday’s hearing. WBT’s Brett...
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Brett Jensen
February 19, 2019 - 12:01 am
WBT’s Brett Jensen got the ONLY interview with former N.C. State Board of Elections member and chairman Joshua Malcolm following the first day of a hearing into potential election fraud in the N.C. District 9 race. Malcolm is the one who first brought possible wrongdoings to light but has since...
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The Pat McCrory Show w/ Bo Thompson
January 02, 2019 - 10:40 am
Written By Brett Jensen Former North Carolina Governor and Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory announced what his future political intentions are Wednesday on his daily radio show on WBT. McCory, 62, outlined his plans for potential runs for governor in 2020, the U.S. Senate in 2022, as well as his...
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November 07, 2018 - 3:34 pm
President Trump held his first news conference since the 2018 Midterm elections came to a close on Wednesday morning, and a back-and-forth verbal exchange with CNN White House Reporter Jim Costa became the focus of headlines. Acosta’s attempt to ask the President whether the Democrats’ regained...
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Mecklenburg County Democrat Party Gatherings Slate in Southend
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Brett Jensen
November 07, 2018 - 11:58 am
The much anticipated and talked about midterm election came and went with a couple of surprises, expected results and some things yet to be determined. The congressional race in the 9th district between Republican Mark Harris and Democrat Dan McCready wound up being as close as many prognosticators...
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