Islamic State

Thom Tillis and Kay Hagan
NC General Assembly/US Senate


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Foreign policy is now a top issue in North Carolina’s campaigns. Incumbent Senator Kay Hagan and challenger Thom Tillis have exchanged attack ads about national security.

Lt. Col. Tim Nichols
Sanford Public Policy


President Obama addressed the nation with a four-part plan to expand the military campaign against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, better known as the Islamic State or ISIS.