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Politics
7:00 am
Mon July 14, 2014

Runoff Election Tuesday to Decide Republican Candidate for U.S. House Seat

Greensboro's Republican runoff for a U.S. District 6 Congressional candidate will be July 15.
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Some Greensboro voters will head to the polls Tuesday, July 15.

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Early Voting
5:33 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Early Voting Begins in North Carolina

Early voting in North Carolina runs from April 24-May 3, 2014. People will cast ballots for U.S. Senate, U.S. Congress, the legislature and various court and local seats.
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Polls are open in North Carolina's 100 counties. 

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Politics
12:42 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Voter Registration Deadline, April 11

April 11 is the last day to register to vote in North Carolina's May 6 Primary.
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Friday is the deadline for voting registration for the 2014 Primary Elections.

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Voting Rights
7:32 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Justice Department Suit Will Have No Immediate Impact on NC Elections

The Justice Department's challenge to NC's new elections law will not affect this fall's elections.
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North Carolina's Republican governor and lawmakers are vowing to fight a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Justice Department Monday.  The suit challenges the state's tough new elections law on the grounds it disproportionately impacts minority voters.   The law cuts early voting by a week, ends same-day voter registration and includes a stringent photo ID requirement.  John Dinan, professor of politics and international affairs at Wake Forest University, says this fall's elections will not be affected by the lawsuit.

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Precincts
2:02 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

School Board Member Questions Safety of Voting in Some Schools

Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools member considers safety issues with voting at schools.
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  Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school officials are looking at the possibility of making changes to the way people vote in precincts located in local schools.

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