Newsobserver.com Rob Christensen
Every year I get out my cracked crystal ball and try to predict what will happen in the new year in the world of North Carolina government and politics. It is often a humbling experience.
Last year, I correctly predicted:
• The Republican le… Read More
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (December 10, 2013) – North Carolina State Senator Malcolm Graham today congratulated U.S. Rep. Mel Watt on Watt’s confirmation to head the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
News 14: US Senate expected to confirm Mel Watt nomination
CHARLOTTE—North Carolina congressmen Mel Watt could join President Barack Obama's administration as the U.S. Senate is expected to confirm his nomination as the head of the Federal Housing F… Read More
The Charlotte Observer.
With the wise elimination last month of a much-abused filibuster rule, the Senate could vote on U.S. Rep. Mel Watt’s nomination to head the Federal Housing Finance Agency as early as Tuesday. Senators should confirm his nomination without further delay.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate will consider President Barack Obama's nominee to head the regulator that oversees taxpayer-owned mortgage financiers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac this week, two Democratic Senate aides said, and he is expected to win confirmation.
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