Should campaign donors be limited in spending? On this week’s podcast, Tim sat down with a businessman whose money has been a powerful force in North Carolina politics. Art Pope, known as the “knight of the right,” explains his philosophy regarding campaign donations and why he balks at efforts to limit spending. He also talks about his critics and what it’s like to be a boogeyman for Democrats in North Carolina.
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With the speed of the local news cycle, it's easy to forget that the politicians who represent us and the influencers in our communities are more than just soundbites. North Carolina’s veteran reporter and anchor, Tim Boyum, is loosening his signature bow tie for candid conversations with these powers players from across the state. In "Tying It Together," Tim uncovers what makes these newsmakers tick, explores some of their most fascinating life stories, and helps all of us get a better grasp on the issues affecting our community.
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