Midday Interviews

Midday Interviews
11:49 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Local ABC Boards

Wilmington, NC – Another question from George Edwards: what role do you see legislators playing in requiring transparency from local Alcoholic Beverage Control boards?


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Midday Interviews
11:47 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Historic Preservation

Wilmington, NC – George Edwards wants to know: what steps would you take to promote state and federal historic preservation tax credits and make them more accessible to property owners?


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Midday Interviews
11:43 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: The Lottery

Wilmington, NC – Another question from Joe Burke: do you think the state lottery is a good idea, and do you believe it helps generate additional education funding?


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Midday Interviews
11:37 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Lower Taxes

Wilmington, NC – Russ Hauptman wants to know what are the three things you would do to lower taxes?

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Midday Interviews
11:29 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Film Incentives

Wilmington, NC – A WECT viewer wants to know whether you think North Carolina's 15% film incentives are competitive enough with other states' incentives, including Louisiana's film incentive package at 30%?


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Midday Interviews
11:11 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Illegal Immigrants & Education

Wilmington, NC – Larry Dezio wants to know if illegal immigrants should be allowed to enter and receive degrees at North Carolina's community colleges and state universities.

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Midday Interviews
11:05 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Gas Prices

Wilmington, NC – Joe Burke wants to know: what would you do in order to try and ensure that gas prices return to an affordable rate?


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Midday Interviews
11:00 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Cell Phones and Driving

Wilmington, NC – A question from Tim Barker: Wilmington has one of, if not the highest traffic accident rate in the state. Statistics show driving while talking on a cell phone increases the risk of collision. Would you support legislation banning drivers from using cell phones - why or why not?


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Midday Interviews
10:54 am
Thu October 2, 2008

9th District Debate: Candidate Bio's

Wilmington, NC – We'd like to start the debate with a test on brevity - could you tell us in about a minute a little bit about yourselves.


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Midday Interviews
3:23 pm
Thu September 11, 2008

Wilmington Social Worker Reflects on Ground Zero

Psychotherapist Tab Ballis talks about his experiences as an on-site therapist for First Responders at Ground Zero after 9/11.

Wilmington, NC – Tab Ballis is a licensed social worker and clinical addictions specialist in private practice in Wilmington.

And seven years ago, he served as a Disaster Mental Health Professional for the American Red Cross at ground zero after 9/11.

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