Stories tagged: "Democratic National Convention"

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden in 2019 in Iowa. The presidential candidate was in North Carolina Wednesday to talk raising the minimum wage and economic justice, particularly for Black Americans. (Image via Shutterstock)
What’s the Difference Between Biden and Trump’s Tax Plans? NC Experts Tell Us.

As party conventions heat up, Biden and President Trump offer starkly different tax plans for the country. NC experts tell us what it means.

State Board of Education member James Ford responds to Superintendent Mark Johnson's criticism of a tweet about the Democratic National Convention. (Image via Shutterstock)
State Board Member Hits Back at Superintendent: You Just Proved Me Right About Racial Equity

An open letter to NC Superintendent Mark Johnson from State Board of Education member James Ford on why racial equity advocacy matters.

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden with the late former Sen. Kay Hagan (middle) and her husband Chip Hagan, shortly before Kay Hagan's death in 2019. Chip Hagan is a NC delegate to this year's Democratic National Convention. (Photo submitted by Chip Hagan)
Former Sen. Kay Hagan’s Widower Fills Her Shoes At This Year’s Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Convention is a virtual affair, but Chip Hagan and several NC delegates say coronavirus hasn’t dampened enthusiasm.

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John Kasich, AOC, and Michelle Obama: Here’s Who Is Speaking and When at the DNC

“I will be speaking at the #DNC Convention because I believe that America needs to go in a different direction," Kasich tweeted on Monday.