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Charlotte Democratic mayoral candidates face off in second debate

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Democratic candidates vying to become Charlotte’s next mayor faced off Thursday night in their second debate. Vi Lyles, Joe...

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3 Dems Audition To Get Mayoral Endorsement Of Black Political Caucus

At a debate in northwest Charlotte Thursday night, the city's three Democratic mayoral candidates faced an audition of sorts - for an endorsement by the Black Politica...

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Mayoral candidates clash over Keith Scott shooting, HB2

Charlotte’s Democratic mayoral candidates sparred over the Keith Scott shooting and the city’s anti-discrimination ordinance Thursday night in their second debate....

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Democratic Mayoral Forum Focuses On Police-Community Relations

Charlotte's Democratic mayoral candidates Joel Ford, Vi Lyles, and Jennifer Roberts participated in a forum Saturday afternoon that focused heavily on police-community...

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Charlotte’s first mayoral debate drew unusually large crowd. Interest may only grow. Image

Charlotte’s first mayoral debate drew unusually large crowd. Interest may only grow.

Five months before the mayoral primary, three Democratic candidates for mayor held their first forum before more than 200 people Saturday, with Mayor Jennifer Roberts ...

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Joel Ford has already raised big money to take on Jennifer Roberts for mayor Image

Joel Ford has already raised big money to take on Jennifer Roberts for mayor

Signaling what could be one of Charlotte’s most competitive mayoral primaries, Democratic Sen. Joel Ford has raised mor...

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How a random encounter in a diner led to an NC medical marijuana bill Image

How a random encounter in a diner led to an NC medical marijuana bill

Last week Ford introduced a measure to legalize medical marijuana in North Carolina. It’s called “The Catherine A. Zanga Medical Marijuana Bill” after Yi’s lat...

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Joel Ford hopes this bill can do what others haven’t – repeal HB2 Image

Joel Ford hopes this bill can do what others haven’t – repeal HB2

After several futile legislative attempts, a Charlotte Democrat is making another try to repeal House Bill 2. Sen. Joel Ford Tuesday introduced a bill to repeal the...

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