Congressional Redistricting

Gwendolyn Glenn

North Carolina has seen several efforts to take partisanship out of redistricting.  The latest appeal comes from two Mecklenburg County residents – District 92 Democratic State Representative Chaz Beasley and Republican Charles Jeter who used to represent that same district.

NC Candidates Begin Filing For Office

Feb 12, 2018
Candidates and their supporters pack the Mecklenburg County Board of Elections on Monday, the first day of the filing period.
Michael Falero

The filing period for candidates running for local and state races this November started Monday.

The U.S. Supreme Court has delayed a lower-court order that would have forced North Carolina Republican lawmakers to redraw the state's congressional districts by next week because of excessive partisan bias in current lines.

North Carolina General Assembly

When it comes to drawing districts for congressional elections, House Speaker Tim Moore says North Carolina Republicans nailed it.

“Frankly, it's a model other states could follow,” says Moore.