A year ago, Republican incumbent Mark Walker fully expected to be running for re-election in 2020, but thanks to some very strange gerrymandering by members of his own Party, the 6th district was re-drawn, and Walker had little chance of retaining his seat.
NORTH CAROLINA — Absentee mail-in ballots will start hitting North Carolina mailboxes in the next few days, allowing voters to make their voices heard early ahead of November.
Across the state, county boards of elections will start sending those ballots out on September 4. All told, more than 600,000 North Carolinians have requested ballots so far. That is more than 16 times the number requested at this point in 2016, according to data compiled by Catawba College Professor Michael Bitzer.
Greensboro, NC – Today, Kathy Manning, Democratic nominee for North Carolina’s 6th Congressional District, released the following statement on the one hundredth anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment, which prohibited voting discimination based on sex.