Gerry Mandering http://wfae.org en 12th District's History, Future Will Be Getting More Attention http://wfae.org/post/12th-districts-history-future-will-be-getting-more-attention <p>North Carolina’s 12<sup>th</sup> Congressional District has a storied and controversial history and the likelihood is that the district will garner even more attention when a variety of events converge within the next few months.&nbsp;</p><p>With Congressman Mel Watt’s nomination to head the Federal Housing Financing Agency, an open-seat contest has already attracted considerable attention, especially from black Democratic candidates seeking to replace the 20-year veteran legislator.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 15 May 2013 21:02:39 +0000 Michael Bitzer 27369 at http://wfae.org 12th District's History, Future Will Be Getting More Attention