Capital Tonight episodes
Dec 21st - 1:15 pm
Dec 18th - 10:32 am
On Capital Tonight: We meet Pat and Tricia Cotham — a mother-and-daughter political team from Mecklenburg County — about their experiences in politics. We meet Dr. Greg Murphy and Kyle Hall, the newest members of the state House of Representatives. Watch the program here.
Dec 17th - 12:23 pm
On Capital Tonight: We analyze the final GOP presidential debate of the year with political observers Andy Yates and Perry Woods. Our Advocates Thomas Mills and Wayne King look ahead to the 2016 US Senate and gubernatorial races. Watch the program here.
Dec 17th - 12:22 pm
On Capital Tonight: The terrorist attacks in San Bernardino and Paris, France has reignited the gun debate in America again. We talk with a constitutional law expert and a gun control advocate about the issue. Our Insiders Larry Shaheen and Dan McCorkle take on the GOP presidential field ahead of Tuesday night’s debate. Watch the program here.
Dec 17th - 12:20 pm
On Capital Tonight: We talk with Democratic candidate Deborah Ross about her run for the US Senate. Our Reporter Roundtable takes on the stories they are working on in the last few days of the year. Watch the program here.
Dec 14th - 10:47 am
On Capital Tonight: The Bow Tie Caucus convenes! Profs. Michael Bitzer and Scott Huffmon look at a surging Donald Trump after controversial comments, and a primary opponent for Gov. Pat McCrory. Watch the program here.
Dec 11th - 10:48 am
On Capital Tonight: A new report shows that mental health funding in North Carolina has declined during the past three years. We talk with NAMI-NC director Jack Register and House Appropriations Chairman Nelson Dollar about the issue. The 13th Amendment, which banned legalized slavery in America, went into effect 150 years ago this month. We talk with Michelle Lanier of the NC African-American Heritage Commission about the amendment’s legacy. Watch the program here.
Dec 10th - 10:50 am
On Capital Tonight: We talk with Democratic candidate Kevin Griffin about his run for the US Senate and why he feels he’s the best candidate to take on Richard Burr. Our Advocates Chris Fitzsimon and John Hood take on former state lawmaker Robert Brawley’s run against Gov. Pat McCrory and more. Watch the program here.
Dec 9th - 11:02 am
On Capital Tonight: The US Supreme Court is set to take up affirmative action again this week. Constitutional law experts Greg Wallace of Campbell Law School and Bill Marshall of UNC School of Law looks at the issue and what the justices may decide. Our Insiders Brad Crone and Francis DeLuca take up Donald Trump’s comments on Muslims and more. Watch the program here.
Dec 8th - 3:38 pm
On Capital Tonight: Democratic candidate Chris Rey talks about his reasons for running for the US Senate. Chris Miller of WBT-AM and Colin Campbell of the Raleigh News & Observer join the Reporter Roundtable. Watch the program here.