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Poll: President Obama's Job Approval Stays Well Under 50 Percent PDF Print E-mail
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By Administrator   
Tuesday, 25 November 2014 06:23

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - President Obama's job approval continues to languish well below 50 percent, according to the latest Rasmussen Reports poll.

Just 45 percent of likely U.S. Voters approve of President Obama's job performance. Fifty-three percent (53%) disapprove.

The latest figures include 22 percent who Strongly Approve of the way Obama is performing as president and 42 percent who Strongly Disapprove.

The partisan divide is stark. Eight out of 10 Democrats approve of the president’s job performance, while 85 percnt of Republican voters and 60 percent of voters not affiliated with either major political party disapprove.

Gov. Pat McCrory's Statement On Selection Of Rep. Tim Moore as N.C. House Speaker Designee PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 25 November 2014 06:02

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - They'll be working together to draft the state budget and set policy on an array of issues, and now Gov. Pat McCrory is weighing in on the man expected to lead the North Carolina House of Representatives come January.

The governor released the following statement following the selection by the Republican caucus of Rep. Tim Moore of Cleveland County as its choice for Speaker of the House, replacing outgoing Speaker Thom Tillis, who is heading to Washington D.C. as a U.S. Senator.

"I'd like to congratulate Speaker Designee Moore and the rest of the House members who will assume important leadership roles this session. I look forward to working with both the House and Senate to find solutions that strengthen our state and build on the accomplishments we've made in the past two years."

N.C. House Republicans Tap Rep. Tim Moore as Successor To Thom Tillis PDF Print E-mail
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By Administrator   
Monday, 24 November 2014 05:48

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - Cleveland County state Rep. Tim Moore has been chosen by his North Carolina House colleagues as their preference for House Speakership, currently held by U.S. Senateor-Elect Thom Tillis. The official vote for House Speaker will come in January when the legislature convenes.

In a statement, Moore said Republicans "cannot foreget the great responsiblity that the voters have entrusted with us."

Moore was nominated at a caucus meeting held Saturday. He is from the conservative wing of the party.

Feds Request Feedback From Military Members On Absentee Voting Forms In Preparation For 2016 Election PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 21 November 2014 06:27

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - Military members who vote by mail-in ballot are being asked to help the federal government ensure the forms are user friendly for the 2016 election cycle.

To that end, the Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) (SF-76) and Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB) (SF 186) forms are being opened for review in compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.

The Department of Defense goal is to ensure the forms are intuitive and easy to use by downloading and completing the forms as if you were registering to vote, requesting an absentee ballot or completing a back-up ballot.

Suggestions are welcome on all aspects of the forms: wording, flow and design, form instructions, and technical issues via the Federal Register system.

To submit comments and suggestions:

Online: Comments and usability feedback must be submitted on the Federal eRulemarking Portal. Use the links above or http://www.regulations.gov. Comments submitted directly to FVAP cannot be incorporated.


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