NC House District 18 http://whqr.org en Film Incentives another source of agreement between NC House District 18 candidates http://whqr.org/post/film-incentives-another-source-agreement-between-nc-house-district-18-candidates <p>Representative Susi Hamilton, a Democrat, is facing Republican challenger Louis Harmati in the race to represent House District 18.&nbsp; At a Candidate Forum in the WHQR Gallery last night, WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn reports that it was difficult to find points on which Hamilton and Harmati disagreed. &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Cacky Catlett of WWAY asked the two politicians for their views on film incentives – in light of the recent decision of one big production to go to Cleveland.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 25216 at http://whqr.org Film Incentives another source of agreement between NC House District 18 candidates NC District 18 candidates near agreement on fracking http://whqr.org/post/nc-district-18-candidates-near-agreement-fracking <p></p><p>Republican Louis&nbsp;Harmati is challenging Democratic Representative Susi Hamilton for the seat in House District 18.&nbsp; The two candidates came together last night in the WHQR Gallery. As WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn reports, the predictably divisive issue of fracking turned out to be yet another area of near-agreement between candidates.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 25217 at http://whqr.org NC District 18 candidates near agreement on fracking NC House District 18 candidates won't commit to not raise taxes http://whqr.org/post/nc-house-district-18-candidates-wont-commit-not-raise-taxes <p></p><p>The two candidates running for the House District 18 seat agreed on some issues last night at WHQR’s candidate forum. Refusing to sign a pledge against raising taxes was one part of the common ground. WHQR’s Sara Wood reports Republican challenger Louis Harmati and Democratic incumbent Susi Hamilton both agree to keep their names off this list.</p><p>Unlike some of his fellow Republican party members, Harmati says he won’t sign his name on that kind of promise.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Sara Wood 25212 at http://whqr.org NC House District 18 candidates won't commit to not raise taxes NC House District 18 candidates offer vague solutions to traffic issues http://whqr.org/post/nc-house-district-18-candidates-offer-vague-solutions-traffic-issues <p>Traffic woes in the Cape Fear Region were one of the topics at last night’s House District 18 Forum in the WHQR Gallery. WHQR’s Sara Wood reports Democratic incumbent Susi Hamilton and Republican challenger Louis Harmati were asked how they would solve the plight of motorists traveling between New Hanover and Brunswick Counties.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Sara Wood 25213 at http://whqr.org NC House District 18 candidates offer vague solutions to traffic issues