Elections
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Chatham County will have early voting availability on Sundays after all, but that decision — made at the state level last week, and affirmed by the Chatham County Board of Elections a day later — … more
After the Chatham County Board of Election’s split vote in July on whether to allow early voting on Sundays, the state’s elections board made the final decision on Monday for the county — voting 3-2 to include Sundays. more
So far, more than 6,800 Chatham County residents requested an absentee ballot, putting Chatham in the top 10 among N.C. counties for such requests. As absentee ballot requests surge and questions of … more
The N.C. Board of Elections will consider — and eventually rule — on early voting plans for Chatham and 18 other counties during a specially called meeting Aug. 31. The announcement comes … more
Lynette Bagwell has worked at the polls during early voting and on election day in her home precinct in Bynum for more than a decade. “It’s so important that we have honest elections,” … more
It goes without saying that for voters and poll workers, November’s general election won’t look normal in Chatham County. Just how different remains to be seen, but for elections board … more
In the first primaries for the Fourth Congressional District to feature Chatham County since 2014, incumbent Rep. David Price of Wake County earned the Democratic nomination, while Durham businessman Robert Thomas clinched the Republican candidacy, with 95 percent of precincts reporting as of press time. more
Chatham County voters easily approved a malt beverage referendum, allowing the “on-premises” sales of malt beverages at places like tap rooms and craft beer breweries with tasting rooms in unincorporated areas, and narrowly passed a local quarter-cent sales tax in Tuesday’s primary election. more
After facing some tight margins in early results, an incumbent Chatham County Commissioner escaped his party’s primary. Gaining 54 percent of the vote, Democrat Mike Dasher won the right to face Republican Jimmy Pharr in the November general election to represent District 2 on the Chatham County Board of Commissioners by defeating challenger Katelin Hancock. more
Diving into all six candidates — two Democrats and four Republicans — on the ballots in North Carolina’s 4th Congressional District, which includes much of Chatham County, would take a long … more
Early voting for the 2020 primary has been steady but “slow” in Chatham County with 1,726 residents casting votes by the beginning of this week. Voters choosing the Democratic Party ballot … more
The year 2020 is already shaping up to be an intriguing one for North Carolina politics. After all, there are 15 contenders now for what will eventually become two candidates in November for the … more
Early voting for Chatham County’s 2020 Primary Election begins Feb. 13 and features a Chatham County Commissioner primary and two county-wide referenda. Primary elections are the opportunity for … more
While Chatham County residents faced fairly simple ballot choices in the 2019 election, 2020’s will be anything but. Along with voting for U.S. President, U.S. Senate and U.S. House of … more
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