Lawmakers return to write constitutional amendment ballot descriptions
House Speaker Tim Moore discusses the legislature's plans for a special session on Tuesday, which will include passing ballot captions for constitutional amendments -- a job that currently falls to a commission chaired by a Democrat.
The 2018 candidates for a seat on the North Carolina Supreme Court are incumbent Barbara Jackson and her challengers Anita Earls and Chris Anglin. Jackson and Anglin are Republicans, and Earls is a Democrat. Watch them talk about the race here.
Rep. George Holding, a Republican, said a Congressional Leadership Fund Super PAC ad attacking Democratic challenger Linda Coleman for not paying her taxes on time is “ a good example of broken politics.”
PolitiFact looks into a new ad by Republican Congressman George Holding, who criticizes Democrat Linda Coleman for supporting sanctuary cities. The ad says the Orange County Sheriff’s Department “released” a criminal.
An ad by the Congressional Leadership Fund says Democrat Dan McCready, who’s running against Republican Mark Harris in Congressional District 9, admits to opposing middle class tax cuts. It references the GOP tax plan.
Americans for Prosperity, known for its mostly conservative agenda and Koch brothers funding, is running ads against the judicial vacancy constitutional amendment that the GOP put on the ballot in North Carolina.
Gov. Roy Cooper tells reporters that his office is working with legislators to provide financial relief to North Carolinians affected by Hurricane Florence. Cooper spoke to reporters Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 in Raleigh.
A new political ad by the Stop Deceptive Amendments group says North Carolina’s former governors, which includes Pat McCrory and Jim Martin, oppose proposed constitutional amendments on the November ballot.
Simone Grimes has been invited to testify by a House committee about her accusations of sexual harassment against Mel Watt, a former U.S. Rep. from Charlotte and current director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.