When is early voting? Who is on the ballot in Charlotte? What are the views of the candidates? Get the answers to these kinds of questions as Charlotte voters cast ballots for congressional, legislative, judicial, commissioner.
What’s in the bond package Charlotte is asking voters to approve this year? More than $223 million will be on the ballot Nov. 6 in three bond issues, for housing, transportation and neighborhood improvement bonds.
Mark Harris, a Republican former pastor, and Dan McCready, a Democratic U.S. Marine veteran and businessman, debated in Charlotte. They’re running for the open U.S. House seat in North Carolina’s 9th District.
Who’s running for Congress around the Charlotte region? Republican congressional representatives like Patrick McHenry and Richard Hudson face challenges, but they’re expected to beat Democrats and hold on to their seats.
The NC Republican Party has filed a campaign finance complaint against North Carolina Supreme Court Democratic candidate Anita Earls, alleging illegal coordination over an ad broadcast by a dark money group.
Republican Mark Harris and Democrat Dan McCready both pledge to protect Social Security. But how do the 9th Congressional District candidates plan to ensure the program stays alive once the money dries up in 2034?
The Carolina Leadership Coalition has ties to NC House Speaker Tim Moore. It is a dark money group that has raised $2 million, and supports Republican House candidates. State Democrats have filed an election complaint.
Jen Mangrum is Republican leader Phil Berger’s first Democratic opponent since 2014. David Brinkley is NC House Speaker Tim Moore’s first Democratic opponent since 2010. They’re using different strategies.
County outside Atlanta is rejecting absentee ballots at an astounding rate. Gwinnett County says it is acting legally. But Georgia is hit by a federal civil rights lawsuit demanding that it halt all efforts to discard mailed-in ballots.
Requests for absentee ballots from Democrats are up in North Carolina, and Republican requests are down from the last midterm elections in 2014. NC Republican leader Dallas Woodhouse says he isn’t worried.
In Washington state’s closest House race, Republican Dino Rossi is attempting to tar his Democratic opponent Kim Schrier as a supporter of steep gasoline taxes, because of her support for a carbon fee initiative.
New reports show that Democrat Dan McCready continues to outraise Republican Mark Harris in North Carolina’s 9th congressional district. But outside groups on both sides are spending millions in an open-seat race.
9th Congressional district candidates Dan McCready and Christian Cano started the evening off with a bang on Thursday, April 5, 2018 during the Black Political Caucus of Charlotte-Mecklenburg candidate primary forum.