North Carolina elections officials hope an order to redraw congressional districts will be stayed; many counties can’t afford a separate primary for U.S. House.
State Board of Elections says it's too late to change primary ballots. Also, a look at the delegate totals following Iowa and New Hampshire.
The recession forced years of bipartisan budget cuts, but state conservation spending is bouncing back, with mountain counties getting substantial funds.
The State Board of Elections has approved the list of presidential candidates to show up on the Republican, Democratic and Libertarian primary ballots in March.
Buncombe poses worst problem due to misinformation, but Transylvania and Polk also have substantial levels of children not being immunized.