Tar Heel Purple? The Economist profiles North Carolina with a focus on the 8th Congressional District.


Hizzhonor. Rep. Mike McIntyre, D-7th District, announced the support of 3/4 of the mayors in the congressional district.


TV talkers. WXII-TV in Winston-Salem aired a brief debate featuring the candidates for Senate District 45, GOP incumbent Dan Soucek and Democratic challenger Roy Carter.


On the air. Hayden Rogers, the Democratic nominee for the 11th Congressional District, is up with his first campaign ads. Neither mentions he’s a Democrat.