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Rep. John Szoka identifies himself as an "oddball" Republican.

A fourth term member of the North Carolina House from Cumberland County, Szoka is an ally of renewables and solar and has, on occasion, stepped out against powerful Duke Energy.

He talks about that on this edition of the WUNC Politics Podcast, his career in the military, and having his district redrawn for 2020. 
 


Orange County GOP Office
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Updated 10:26 a.m., October 18, 2016

 

The Orange County Democratic Party says someone spray-painted its headquarters in Carrboro on the same day someone set fire to the Republican headquarters in Hillsborough. 

Photo: House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy
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Members of North Carolina’s Republican congressional delegation were calling for more conservative leadership after Representative Kevin McCarthy’s stunning withdraw from the race for Speaker threw Congress into turmoil Thursday.