Bloomberg, surrogates for Sanders, Biden come to NC

Mike Bloomberg (left) (Photo: Photo: Mike Bloomberg / YouTube) Joe Biden (right) (Photo: The Washington Post)

RALEIGH, NC (AP) — North Carolina’s primary elections are heating up with presidential candidates and their surrogates visiting as early in-person voting begins.

Registered voters or people who want to register now can cast ballots at locations in all 100 counties starting on Thursday through Feb. 29.

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Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg scheduled early-vote campaign events Thursday in Winston-Salem, Greensboro and Raleigh.

The sister of Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders supporter actress Susan Sarandon also planned Thursday events. Sanders has rallies scheduled for Friday in the state.

The March 3 primary also features races for governor, the U.S. House and Senate and scores of other contests.

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