WUNCPolitics Podcast: That 'Other' Major Race In NC

Sep 2, 2016

WUNCPolitics Podcast, episode 16
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On today’s WUNCPolitics Podcast: If you believe polls, the presidential race is tighter here in North Carolina than it is anywhere in the country. And if you believe in TV ad money, the race for Governor is the most expensive.

But if your interest in politics and campaigning in North Carolina ended there, you’d be ignoring the many fascinating aspects of the race for U.S. Senate, between incumbent Republican Richard Burr and Democrat Deborah Ross. It's going to be insanely expensive, hotly contested, and could determine the near-term future of both parties in the state.

Capitol Bureau Chief Jeff Tiberii joins Host Dave DeWitt for an insider's look at the race for U.S. Senate.