About Capital Tonight
Capital Tonight covers politics from across North Carolina and can be seen from Charlotte to the coast. It features a mix of the daily political news, in-depth interviews, and analysis. We focus on putting the politics in perspective for our viewers. Tune in weeknights at 7 p.m., with an encore at midnight on Time Warner Cable News NC.
MEET THE TEAM
Tim Boyum is anchor of Capital Tonight. He joined Time Warner Cable News NC (then News 14 Carolina) for the launch in 2002 from NBC’s affiliate station in Eureka, California, KIEM-TV. As a political reporter and anchor, Tim covered the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Democratic National Conventions, the 2012 Republican National Convention, John Edwards’ 2004 and 2008 presidential campaigns, and several gubernatorial and senatorial elections as well. During the 2008 election season he also had numerous one-on-one sit down interviews with Sen. Barack Obama and Sen. Hillary Clinton.
Follow Tim on Twitter at @BoyumTWCnews.
Loretta Boniti is senior political reporter for Time Warner Cable News NC and a self-proclaimed political junkie. Loretta covers state government and the General Assembly. For four years she covered political news for WVIR in Richmond as their State Capitol Bureau Chief. Loretta has won numerous national awards for her work, including two first place honors from the National Association of Capitol Reporters and Editors, and numerous first place honors from the National Community Broadcasters Association. Loretta is president of North Carolina Capitol Press Corps.
Follow Loretta on Twitter at @BonitiTWCNews.
Ben McNeely is the producer of Capital Tonight. A native of North Carolina, Ben has practiced journalism in various forms — in print, on the web and over the airwaves — in all major markets in the state. He started in newspapers at age 14, and worked in community journalism as news editor of The Stokes News in Walnut Cove, reporter and online editor for the Independent Tribune in Concord/Kannapolis, and freelance reporter for 90.7 WFAE-FM in Charlotte. He joined Time Warner Cable News NC in 2012 as senior web producer. His work has been recognized by the North Carolina Press Association and the Mental Health Association of North Carolina.
Follow Ben on Twitter at @benmcneely.