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Democrats should worry about more than power

Like you, I’m proud to be an American and I am grateful to call North Carolina and the Eighth District home. As Americans, we hold dear our freedoms. We have the freedom to succeed and we have the freedom to fail, and that is what makes our country so great. We the people have the […]

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Hudson, Adams best for Congress

Mel Watt is the only person ever elected to represent North Carolina’s 12th District in Congress. That changes next week when voters tap Democrat Alma Adams or Republican Vince Coakley to replace Watt, who left the seat after 21 years to join the Obama administration. It’s one of 13 U.S. House seats from North Carolina […]

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Bureaucrats bog down business

There is no doubt that American made products are the best products in the world and American workers are second to none when it comes to hard work and entrepreneurial spirit. When you purchase products tagged :Made in USA,” you are guaranteed the utmost quality and reliability. Most importantly, when you buy American, you are investing in […]

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Area congressman may have central oversight role on Ebola

As Congress gears up for ways to keep the threat from Ebola in check across the country, a representative with ties to the area probably will have a central role in the effort. U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, R-8th, is seeking information and making recommendations about Ebola and commercial passenger flights through his role as chairman […]

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8th Congressional District candidates agree jobs the top issue

Candidates seeking the 8th District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives agree on the top issue in the election but differ in their approach to it. Rep. Richard Hudson, a Republican seeking his second term in Congress, and Democratic challenger Antonio Blue say jobs is the top issue. “There’s still a lot of people […]

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No reason to panic, must stay alert

In the last few weeks, the tragic Ebola epidemic in West Africa has hit home as we’ve witnessed the first death and transmissions in America. Additionally, news that the second health care worker to contract the disease was able to board a commercial airplane while being monitored for signs of infection is deeply troubling. I […]

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Hudson highlights family during visit

 U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, whose congressional district includes most of Robeson County, pledged Tuesday that he will do everything he can to ensure that federal resources are made available to support local foster care, adoption, and family services and treatment programs that are working to protect children from abuse or neglect. Hudson met with foster […]

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