All posts in Politics

  • Colby Rabon/Carolina Public Press
    Quick Tip: Who can you vote for?
    October 28, 2014, Comments Off

    Confused about who will be on your ballot? Here's a quick-and-easy way to look at your sample ballot before you cast your vote.

  • We obtained and published a huge trove of documents that detailed the assets and connections of mountain-area legislators and their challengers in November’s election.
    TV ad spending in judicial elections surpasses $9.1M
    October 27, 2014, Comments Off

    In spending on judicial candidates, candidates for four seats on the North Carolina Supreme Court have been the only source of TV spending this fall. So far, spending has reached nearly $1.7 million.

  • Sliding Rock, in Pisgah National Forest, is one of the region's most popular destinations. Photo via Wikipedia/Lincolnh
    Forest Lookouts: Deciding the future of WNC’s national forests
    October 22, 2014, Comments Off

    This story launches an in-depth reporting project from Carolina Public Press about the future of the Pisgah and Nantahala national forests which are undergoing an extensive re-planning process that will ultimately oversee more than 1 millio ...