Count me in. Early voting proves popular again as long lines form at polling sites statewide.


Follow the money. Check out the NC FreeEnterprise Foundation’s report on third-quarter campaign finance for all congressional candidates.


Who are you? N.C. House District 17 candidates Rep. Frank Iler, a Republican, and Democrat Lundia Washington talked voter ID and other topics at a Wednesday forum in Brunswick County.


Loyalty test. Members of the Cabarrus County Democratic Party want to dump Chairwoman Grace Calloway, who’s disparaged the leadership and record of embattled U.S. Rep. Larry Kissell, D-8th.


On the air. N.C. Court of Appeals Judge Sam “Jimmy” Ervin runs his first ad in his race to unseat incumbent Justice Paul Newby on the state Supreme Court, taking a shot at the Super PAC led by Democrats and Republicans that support Newby.