election 2020

Joe Biden won nearly every precinct in Mecklenburg County and cruised in North Carolina. Plus: a full roundup of 18 other primary contests

A month ago, U.S. Representative Alma Adams didn’t have much company among prominent Mecklenburg County Democrats in her endorsement of Joe Biden. Mayor...

Where the Democratic presidential candidates stand on 6 issues that matter in Charlotte

The Democrats are down to four meaningful candidates in their presidential primary: Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders entered Super Tuesday deadlocked in North...

Agenda guide to the primary elections, including polling hours and other races on the ballot

In North Carolina, the past three presidential contests have been decided by an average of 2 percentage points. The state will once again be among the most...

Meet the candidates vying for North Carolina’s ‘most important job that no one has ever heard of’

The state treasurer’s primary may not seem as intriguing as presidential or gubernatorial races, but it’s one of the most important down-ballot...

Why Charlotte is so important to the Bloomberg campaign, and what that says about us

On back-to-back days last week, Hugh McColl attended invitation-only gatherings for his preferred presidential candidate. The 84-year-old former Bank of...