The Raleigh Report
Posted by Colin Campbell on December 12, 2013
Could Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane end up running for Richard Burr’s U.S. Senate seat?
That’s a possibility floated in an article published this week by Washington political website CQ Roll Call. The piece speculates about potential candidates in 2016, when Burr is up for reelection. Apparently no one’s sure whether he’ll seek a third term.
Citing unnamed “local Democrats,” the article names four potential candidates who could run against Burr or whoever the GOP nominates to succeed him.
Posted by Colin Campbell on December 2, 2013
Raleigh is behind several of its North Carolina peers – and the national average – on a nationwide ranking of LGBT inclusion in municipal law conducted by Human Rights Campaign, the country’s largest gay, bisexual and transgender rights organization.
Posted by Colin Campbell on November 18, 2013
The former Charlotte assistant city manager will attend his first city council meeting at 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Posted by Colin Campbell on November 14, 2013
Hillsborough Street businesses are asking developer John Kane to delay a planned two-week street closing.
Posted by Colin Campbell on November 7, 2013
Look before you open your car door on Raleigh streets – it’s a new city law geared toward protecting bicyclists.
Posted by Colin Campbell on November 6, 2013
Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane has purchased a $2.1 million house in one of the city's priciest neighborhoods.