Sandy’s impact. State and local election officials are working overtime to make sure that coastal flooding and mountain snows caused by Superstorm Sandy do not prevent people from voting.


National attraction. The race for state treasurer between Democratic incumbent Janet Cowell and Republican challenger Steve Royal draws the attention of Pensions & Investments, a national trade publication. CJ Online profiled the contest here.


Outside endorsement. Feminist icon Gloria Steinem urges voters in the 10th U.S. Congressional District to vote for Democrat Patsy Keever against incumbent Rep. Patrick McHenry.


Her turn. Wake County school board member and Republican nominee for state auditor Debra Goldman responds to stories about her tenure on the school board and her personal life.


Death and taxes. Republican David Rouzer, trying to defeat incumbent 7th District Rep. Mike McIntyre, launches an ad attacking McIntyre’s support of the estate tax.