Tag:Brad Crone

  • Cooper gets second term, but faces a lot of questions

    Races filling the N.C. ballot were won or lost by the thinnest of margins. With a few exceptions, races — statewide and national — stayed excruciatingly close days after election night. Just as polls predicted. All teetering within the margins of error, albeit with at least…

  • COVID-19 adds a new challenge to election-year politicking

    Picnics, county fairs, and local festivals are out. Zoom meetings and email blasts are in. Coronavirus restrictions hit North Carolina days after the March 3 state primary. None of the winners anticipated that within a few weeks, social distancing would reduce their campaigns to virtual…