Voting


A polling site in Graham, N.C. on Election Day 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
The Do’s and Don’ts of Voting: Tips for Participating in NC’s Primary Elections

Primary Election Day is Tuesday. Here’s what state officials say you need to know to make your vote count.

A voter waits to cast a ballot at the Graham Civic Center polling location in Graham, N.C., Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
Tuesday Is Your Last Chance to Get Your Ballot by Mail

If you want to vote by mail, tomorrow is the last day to request your absentee ballot.

Early voting is underway for the May primaries in North Carolina, where candidates will be winnowed down for the important mid-term elections. (Image via Shutterstock.)
You’ve Got the Power (to Vote Early). Now Do It.

We’ve got the answers to your basic questions about the May 17 primary elections in North Carolina.

Early voting begins Thursday and lasts through May 14  for North Carolina's 2022 primary elections. (Image via Shutterstock)
Early Voting Kicks Off Thursday in North Carolina. Here’s What You Need to Know

The May 17 primary is a few weeks out, but voters can start casting their ballots Thursday across the state.

A Wake County panel of judges found the state was wrongly denying people on probation and parole from voting, a disproportionate number of whom are Black. (Image via Shutterstock.
More than 56,000 North Carolinians Can Now Vote, After Court Tosses Racist Exclusion Rules

 People on probation in North Carolina can now vote, after a court ruling that upended a law steeped in racism that disproportionately hurt Black North Carolinians.  

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Unaffiliated Voters Now NC’s Biggest Voting Group

What this all means for election results is unclear, but the changes reflect the state’s rapid, complex growth.

Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows speaking with reporters outside the White House, in October 2020, in Washington. Public records show he is registered to vote in two states, including North Carolina, where he listed a mobile home he did not own, and may never have visited, as his legal residence weeks before casting a ballot in the 2020 election. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
It’s Official: Mark Meadows Facing Voter Fraud Probe in North Carolina

The former Trump official and ex-North Carolina congressman is facing questions about the legitimacy of his state voter registration.