Politics

Brett Jensen
August 26, 2019 - 10:27 am
In a new and exclusive series on WBT called “Dan vs. Dan”, I spoke to Congressional District 9 candidates Dan McCready and Dan Bishop in lengthy, sit-down interviews about a wide range of topics from immigration to health care to education. Each candidate was asked a series of questions that were...
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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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Charlotte at Six
April 03, 2019 - 6:22 pm
Hayes and some other businessmen were indicted --- accused of trying to bribe the State Insurance commissioner. As it turns out --- Republican Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey was helping the FBI -- wired for sound. Mark Garrison interviewed Causey to learn more about how the insurance...
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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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Charlotte at Six
February 26, 2019 - 6:30 pm
Mark Harris has dropped out of the 9th District Congressional race. Mark Garrison spoke with Stony Rushing, who’s endorsed by Harris.
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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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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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WBT / Brett Jensen
Brett Jensen
February 21, 2019 - 5:43 pm
State Board of Elections Chairman Bob Cordle talks with the press after the unanimous decision for a new election to be held.
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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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