Vote 2012
StarNews Preview: New members of New Hanover Commission will face challenges
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 6:10pm.

video As you get ready to cast your votes for New Hanover County Commission, you'll want a good understanding of what challenges they'll face if elected. Good Morning Carolina anchor Ashley Jacobs sat down with Kevin Maurer from the StarNews to get the inside scoop before the story hits newsstands.

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GOP says it raised nearly $55M for convention, DNC fell short of goal
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 7:55am.

The group that hosted the Republican National Convention says it raised $55.3 million for the GOP's festivities in Tampa, FL. The Democratic National Convention in Charlotte reports raising $24 million - falling short of its $36.7 million fundraising goal.

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Former GOP presidential contender Santorum in NC
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 7:46am.

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum is scheduled to visit North Carolina to campaign on behalf of the man he challenged for the Republican presidential nomination.

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Early voting starts today
Submitted by Paul Blackmore on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 6:34am.

video One Stop Absentee Voting begins tomorrow across North Carolina. During One Stop Voting, you can vote early. You can also register and vote in the same place with proof of residency.

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Davis/Swearingen and Catlin/Gale candidate forums TONIGHT on RTV and WHQR at starting at 7 p.m.
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 11:02pm.

video WHQR 91.3fm Public Radio will host and broadcast two candidate forums with Ted Davis (R) and Emilie Swearingen (D) for NC House District 19 and Rick Catlin (R) and Tom Gale (D) for NC House District 20. The forum is TONIGHT at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. The forums will also air live on 91.3fm and on RTV.

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Early voting in 2012 could exceed '08 totals in NC
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:48pm.

The campaigns of President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and their parties' slates of candidates are nearing high gear as in-person early voting begins in all of North Carolina's 100 counties

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Dalton unveils platform on pay bias, web safety
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:47pm.

Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton says if elected governor he would work to protect children from obscene materials on the Internet and seek tougher penalties for domestic violence perpetrators in North Carolina.

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Ballard and Williams meet in forum for Brunswick Commission District 5
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:36pm.

Compared to the recent presidential debate, the forum for Brunswick County Commission 5th District seat Wednesday night was calm and civil.

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NC House, Senate candidates square off in Brunswick Co.
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 10:24pm.

video With early voting just hours away, folks in Brunswick County got the chance to meet their candidates. During the political forum, area NC House and Senate candidates squared off on a variety of topics and issues.

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7th District House race one of the most expensive in nation
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 10/17/2012 - 4:49pm.

video One Stop Voting starts tomorrow in the Tar Heel state, which means a pivotal point in this fall campaign. One of the most hotly-contested congressional races in the country is right here in Southeastern North Carolina.

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