Representative Mike McIntyre http://whqr.org en Do Flood Insurance Hikes Spell the End of Coastal Living? http://whqr.org/post/do-flood-insurance-hikes-spell-end-coastal-living <p>The National Flood Insurance Program is working its way out of bankruptcy following Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy--but its plan involves sharp premium increases for coastal property owners. This population includes more than 17,000 North Carolinians--many of whom stand to have their flood insurance rates triple this year. Coastal community leaders are busy voicing their concern to federal and state legislators. To strengthen their argument at the federal level, leaders from communities such as Topsail Beach plan to band together across North and South Carolina’s coast.</p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Katie O'Reilly 52327 at http://whqr.org Do Flood Insurance Hikes Spell the End of Coastal Living? McIntyre votes for fellow Blue Dog for Speaker of the House http://whqr.org/post/mcintyre-votes-fellow-blue-dog-speaker-house <p></p><p>While Ohio Congressman John Boehner retains his title as Speaker of the House, it’s no surprise that most Democrats voted for Nancy Pelosi – with the notable exception of members of the Blue Dog Coalition. Thu, 03 Jan 2013 21:48:23 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 29625 at http://whqr.org McIntyre votes for fellow Blue Dog for Speaker of the House Rouzer Requests Mandatory Recount http://whqr.org/post/rouzer-requests-mandatory-recount <p></p><p>North Carolina State Senator David Rouzer is calling for a recount in the race for the 7<sup>th</sup> congressional district. WHQR’s Sara Wood reports the republican made the announcement yesterday, which was the deadline for candidates to request a mandatory recount.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 18:49:08 +0000 Sara Wood 27615 at http://whqr.org Rouzer Requests Mandatory Recount Congressman Mike McIntyre speaks at iiImpact conference on effects of illegal immigration http://whqr.org/post/congressman-mike-mcintyre-speaks-iiimpact-conference-effects-illegal-immigration <p><span style="font-size:14.0pt;line-height:150%;font-family:Verdana">At a weekend conference to discuss the impact of illegal immigration, politicians, candidates, and activists came to talk, share ideas, and show support for immigration reform. </span> Mon, 13 Aug 2012 19:03:29 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 22237 at http://whqr.org Congressman Mike McIntyre speaks at iiImpact conference on effects of illegal immigration