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Never before seen Concession Speech featured in Charlotte Observer

On November 7, 1972, Jesse Helms won his first of five U.S. Senate elections. That evening he handed his driver, Patrick Reilly, two speeches – one a victory speech and one a concession speech. Last year, Mr. Reilly gave the … Continue reading

Helms Fellow Releases New Tax Study

10/31/17 WINGATE, N.C. – Today, Jesse Helms Center Fellow Dr. Peter Frank, Dean of Wingate University’s Porter B. Byrum School of Business released a study on tax reform as it relates to fiscal instability and economic growth.  Dr. Frank’s research … Continue reading