Post Politics: North Carolina

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Romney silent on gay marriage in visit to North Carolina, focuses on economy

Romney, who opposes gay marriage but believes same-sex couples should be afforded some rights, continued his careful strategy of staying largely mute on the subject.

By Philip Rucker  |  03:56 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  North Carolina

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 04/24/2012

Obama reaches out to young voters in North Carolina with student-loan issue

At the first of three speeches on college campuses in three battleground states, the president urges Congress to stop student-loan interest rates from doubling in July.

By Amy Gardner  |  03:02 PM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  student loans, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.