GOP Wins North Carolina Congressional Seat But Voters Eye Results From a Second Race

Sep 11, 2019 - Time Magazine
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(RALEIGH, N.C.) — Republicans won a vacant North Carolina House seat in a special election on Tuesday. But that victory was expected, and all eyes were on another House race in the state that could provide clues about President Donald Trump’s reelection prospects and Republican chances of retaking the House in 2020.

Physician Greg Murphy defeated Democrat Allen Thomas in a district along the state’s Atlantic coast and will succeed the late GOP Rep. Walter Jones Jr., who died in Febru...