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McCrory Wins Republican Nomination for Governor
1:00 pm
Tue May 6, 2008

McCrory Wins Republican Nomination for Governor

Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory speaks to his supporters upon winning the Republican nomination for governor.

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Election Officials Expect Record Turnout
1:00 pm
Tue May 6, 2008

Election Officials Expect Record Turnout

Election officials expect Mecklenburg County residents to vote in record numbers today. WFAE's Julie Rose reports.

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Young Charlotte Voters' Impressions
1:00 pm
Tue May 6, 2008

Young Charlotte Voters' Impressions

Around 100 students from West Charlotte High School walked in groups to a polling place to vote for the first time ever. WFAE's Simone Orendain reports.

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Early Voting Sees Record Turnout
1:00 pm
Mon May 5, 2008

Early Voting Sees Record Turnout

A record 43,000 people in Mecklenburg County voted early - many waiting in line for hours on Saturday before polls closed. County officials are bracing for another mad rush for Primary Election Day. WFAE's Julie Rose reports.

Polls open at 6:30 a.m. Tuesday and close at 7:30 p.m. Tune to 90.7 WFAE for breaking coverage of election results throughout the evening.

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Perdue in Race for Democratic Nomination
1:00 pm
Mon May 5, 2008

Perdue in Race for Democratic Nomination

Lieutenant Governor Bev Perdue is one of two major contenders for the Democratic nomination for governor. WUNC's Laura Leslie has this profile of Perdue.

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Orr Seeks Republican Nomination for Governor
1:00 pm
Mon May 5, 2008

Orr Seeks Republican Nomination for Governor

Former state Supreme Court Justice Bob Orr is one of four major contenders for the Republican nomination for governor of North Carolina. WUNC's Laura Leslie provides this profile.

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Young Charlotte Voters Go to the Polls
1:00 pm
Mon May 5, 2008

Young Charlotte Voters Go to the Polls

Some students from West Charlotte High School took time out of class for early voting. WFAE's Simone Orendain reports.

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Presidential Primary Opens Cross-Generational
1:00 pm
Mon May 5, 2008

Presidential Primary Opens Cross-Generational Coversation

Election returns throughout the Presidential primary show a large gap between generations. Older people tend toward Hillary Clinton. Younger voters are Barack Obama's. But as WFAE's Julie Rose reports, the ongoing Democratic race is also opening conversation across generations.

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Judicial Races Pose Problems for Voters
1:00 pm
Fri May 2, 2008

Judicial Races Pose Problems for Voters

North Carolina voters will have their say on some high profile races Tuesday, including President and Governor. There are also some lesser-known races on the ballot - including a couple of the state's top judicial positions. That choice poses a tricky problem for many voters. WFAE's Julie Rose explains:

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Fred Smith Vies for Republican Nomination
1:00 pm
Fri May 2, 2008

Fred Smith Vies for Republican Nomination

In these days leading up to the primary election, WFAE is bringing you profiles of all six major candidates for governor. In this profile, we meet our third Republican candidate, State Senator Fred Smith. WUNC's Laura Leslie reports.

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