Mitch Kokai of conservative John Locke Foundation says lawmakers decision not to number constitutional amendments on ballot risks voters lumping them all together and potentially good measures being defeated.
A group of Republican women led by NC GOP vice chairwoman Michele Nix accused Democrats of using smear campaigns and resorting to mob rule during last week’s confirmation hearings for Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.
North Carolina political activist Rev. William Barber receives a 2018 MacArthur Fellows genius grant, which pays $625,000 over five years and comes with no strings attached on how to use the award money.
State Rep Marcia Morey, a former judge in Durham County, says voters should reject all six proposed amendments to the North Carolina Constitution on Election Day. She says they are a Republican power grab.
In response to President Trump, North Carolina State Senate candidate Caroline Walker has joined other female political figures using #WhyIDidntReport on social media to come forward as survivors of sexual assault.
Democrats are trying to narrow a Republican advantage on the NC Court of Appeals. Candidates are John Arrowood, Andrew Heath, Jefferson Griffin, Toby Hampson, Sandra Ray, Chuck Kitchen, Michael Monaco and Allegra Collins.
Cabarrus Co. Republican chairman shares yearbook photo allegedly of Christine Blasey Ford. Lanny Lancaster mocked her appearance on Facebook. Dr. Ford testified at Brett Kavanaugh’s U.S. Supreme Court hearing.
Turnout may be tempered in the upcoming election because Hurricane Florence impaired North Carolina’s infrastructure, displaced thousands of voters and distracted from political issues as candidates jockey for favor.