California billionaire Tom Steyer is bringing his campaign to impeach President Donald Trump to Charlotte next week, but North Carolina Democratic candidates who could vote on impeachment call it a distraction.
Durham County Sheriff's Office Major Paul Martin says he will wage a write-in campaign against Democratic primary winner Clarence Birkhead, to stop Durham County’s political “descent into anarchy and criminality.”
Orange County commissioners candidates Jamezetta Bedford, Earl McKee, Tommy McNeill, Brian Crawford, Noah Oswald and Sally Greene compete for three seats. Mark Kleinschmidt challenges James Stanford for Clerk of Superior Court in May 2018.
Tuesday, May 8 2018 Chatham County Sheriff Mike Roberson held the early lead over Pittsboro Police Chief Percy Crutchfield as the early-voting results were reported Tuesday night in their Democratic primary election.
Tuesday was primary election day in North Carolina. Republican, Democratic, Libertarian and unaffiliated voters visited polling places to vote for candidates for Congress, the NC Senate and House, county commissioners and more.
Re-elect Mike Andrews for Durham County Sheriff's Facebook page responded "Amen Bobby" to what commenter are characterizing as a racist post. A Sheriff's Office official said Andrews didn't make the post and the person who did was barred from using the page.
Two days before the May 8 primary election in which his opponent Clarence Birkhead has won key endorsements, Durham County Sheriff Mike Andrews publicly rejected a call by Latino groups to stop honoring ICE detainers, saying to do so would put more immigrants at risk.
Thursday, April 27, 2018 A lot of people recently went through the trouble of changing their political party affiliation from Republican to unaffiliated in Chatham County and the race for county sheriff might have something to do with it.
Following statements made by Durham County sheriffs candidate Clarence Birkhead, Hillsborough Town Manager Eric Peterson received permission from the town board to share employment information about the former police chief if he deems it is essential to the maintaining public confidence of the town.
Four candidates running for legislative seats have pleaded or been found guilty of DWI charges since 2000. One of those candidates was also found guilty of carrying a concealed gun and resisting a police officer.
Orange County election challenger Tony White accuses Sheriff Charles Blackwood of wasting taxpayer money, while others question sheriff's faithfulness to his wife and claim jail staff and deputies are involved in illegal activities.