Bowles campaign rolls through Port City

With new polls showing the race for John Edwards' U.S. Senate tightening, Democrat Erskine Bowles made a campaign stop in Wilmington Tuesday.

Both Bowles and Republican Richard Burr are emphasizing jobs and trade issues in their campaign ads and personal appearances.

Speaking at the Cape Fear Regional Community Development Offices, Bowles said the state needs more quality jobs with good benefits.

The latest opinion polls shows Bowles and Burr in a statistical dead heat.