• Cooper Wrong on Second Amendment

    CONCORD, N.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08) released the following statement responding to Attorney General Roy Cooper’s call for more gun control in North Carolina: “I’m disappointed our chief law enforcement official is taking Nancy Pelosi’s lead and calling to suspend our constitutional right to due process. The fact is, everyday Americans could one day find themselves on the no-fly list just because they have a similar name […]

  • Hudson Files for Re-election

    Pledges to Continue to Fight for Jobs in North Carolina’s 8th District RALEIGH, N.C. – U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (NC-08), one of the most conservative members of Congress, today officially submitted his paperwork to run for re-election. “I’m running for re-election to continue to be a conservative, common sense voice for the people of North Carolina’s 8th District,” said Hudson.  Hudson continued, “As I travel across the district, I hear […]

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    Political notebook: Hudson outpaces U.S. House reps in fundraising

    Salibury Post Congressional FEC filings were due this week and U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, R-8, raised the most money of the trio with districts in Rowan. Hudson’s total contributions from January to March were $210,758. He raised a total of $119,320 from individual contributions and $85,675 from political action committees other than the Republican Party. The FEC didn’t list contributions individually on its electronic records. Hudson spent $143,655 from January […]

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    Bureaucracy holding business back

    U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson, whose 8th District includes Robeson and Scotland counties, on Monday toured Cape Fear Arsenal in Lumberton as part of a four-business tour he will make this week of manufacturing companies in his district. “I’m excited about the potential for this business to succeed and grow in Robeson County,” Hudson said. “I think the market is right at this time for this product.” Located in a 72,000-square-foot […]

  • A strong national defense has never been more critical

    Ronald Reagan once said, “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children’s children what it was once like in the United States where men were free.” This week […]