Raleigh deserves better. Read more

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Cox, a computer scientist, has served two terms on the council. Read more


Crowder was appointed to this seat in 2014, when her husband, Thomas Crowder, passed away. Read more


Mendell won this district in 2017. Read more



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Martin is challenging Kay Crowder. Read more

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Knight is challenging Stef Mendell. Read more


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Baloch, the youngest candidate for mayor, offers a progressive platform. Read more


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Freelon, who ran for mayor in Durham in 2017, will now vie for the seat left open by Floyd McKissick's appointment to the public utilities commission. McKissick says the seat until he's confirmed by the Senate and he's tendered his resignation. Read more


The blue wave is coming. Probably. Maybe? Read more

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“If they are showing a ten-point margin at this point, that would be a blue wave.” Read more

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Leigh Tauss

“You kiss and hug your family, because you don’t know if it's the last kiss you’re going to give them." Read more

Wake County

In a video entitled Voter Fraud 101 Dan Forest (falsely) decries "rampant" voter fraud ... and gives step-by-step directions on how to do it. Read more

North Carolina

Election questionnaire for Durham County Sheriff Read more