Why this Republican is challenging NC GOP political maps

From the News & Observer… Morton Lurie is a Raleigh resident who describes himself as a conservative Republican. On Monday, he was one of the North Carolina voters standing outside a federal courthouse in Greensboro, criticizing a map drawn in

Voting Precinct Changes

The Board of Elections of Buncombe County has announced changes to voting locations in specific precincts for November 7th voting. They are listed below and can be found on the BOE website. VOTING LOCATION CHANGES FOR NOVEMBER 7: All voters

Primary results are in!

Did you vote in the Asheville City primary? Results are in! Read the results in the Asheville Citizen Times article: Kapoor, Manheimer dominate Asheville primary; Bothwell loses Ready to vote again? Early voting for Black Mountain, Woodfin, Weaverville, and Asheville

Judicial districts for Buncombe County advances

The state House has approved a measure that would give Republican candidates a leg up in races for most judges’ seats in Buncombe County, but the Senate did not consider the idea during a two-day special session of the legislature.The

An Overview of Partisan Gerrymandering

From BPR News… The issue of how much partisan gerrymandering is too much is before the U.S. Supreme Court. The court heard oral arguments Tuesday on a case out of Wisconsin challenging maps there for being too lopsided in favor