NORTH CAROLINA: NC-7 is heating up with an ad is up for Ilario Pantano hitting Republican David Rouzer on immigration and lobbying. Rouzer is considered the favorite. The ad is running in the Wilmington market.
SOUTH CAROLINA: Religion News Service looks at the waning political influence of the Christian college Bob Jones University, which until the last decade had a ban on interracial dating, under its new president, Stephen Jones, the son of Bob Jones III. “In 2008, [Stephen Jones] told a local newspaper, ‘I don't think I have a political bone in my body.’ That same year, Stephen Jones had the university apologize for banning interracial dating.