Democratic primary

Cass Herrington / BPR News

The ballot in North Carolina is very long this year - with every office from the presidency to city council up for election.  Over the next two days, BPR will speak with voters to get a sense of what will drive them to the polls for the primary.  

Cass Herrington / BPR News


“Check the receipt.” That was an overarching theme of presidential hopeful Bernie Sander’s campaign rally in Asheville Fri. The Vermont Senator highlighted his consistent political record throughout his career, in his pitch to voters for the Democratic nomination.

Paul Sancya / Associated Press

One of the early front runners in the bid for the Democratic presidential primary vote is stopping in Asheville on Fri.