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The INDY’s endorsements for the November 7 ballot in Raleigh, Durham, and Orange County

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In the Runoff, the INDY Endorses Nancy McFarlane for Raleigh Mayor

It’s good for Charles Francis to raise issues of inequality, but he hasn’t convinced us he could do better

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In the General Election, the INDY Endorses Steve Schewel for Durham Mayor

He’s the embodiment of Durham’s progressive activist ethos

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In Durham’s Ward 1, the INDY Endorses DeDreana Freeman for City Council

Cora Cole-McFadden was a trailblazer, but the city could benefit from fresh blood

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In Durham’s Ward 2, the INDY Endorses Mark-Anthony Middleton for City Council

John Rooks Jr. loses us when he talks about a moratorium on downtown development

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In Durham’s Ward 3, the INDY Endorses Vernetta Alston for City Council

Shelia Ann Huggins would do well on the council, but Alston best represents the city’s values and identity

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The INDY Endorses Pam Hemminger for Chapel Hill Mayor

There’s a reason Hemminger is running virtually unopposed

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The INDY Endorses Ed Harrison, Hongbin Gu, Rachel Schaevitz, and Karen Stegman for Chapel Hill Town Council

Voters will pick four candidates out of seven choices

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The INDY Endorses Barbara Foushee, Jacquelyn Gist, Sammy Slade, and Randee Haven-O’Donnell for Carrboro Board of Aldermen

They’re all progressive and well-versed on the issues the town faces

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The INDY Endorses Lydia Lavelle for Carrboro Mayor

Opponent Mike Benson simply can’t match her experience

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The INDY Endorses Tom Stevens for Hillsborough Mayor

Cindy Talisman ran her last campaign backing Confederate monuments

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The INDY Endorses Kathleen Ferguson and Jenn Weaver for Hillsborough Town Council

They’re the only two on the ballot

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The INDY Endorses James Barrett, Joal Hall Broun, Mary Ann Wolf, and Amy Fowler for Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools

Barrett and Broun are incumbents. Wolf and Fowler deserve to join them on the Board of Education.

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The INDY Endorses Nancy McFarlane for Raleigh Mayor

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it

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The INDY Endorses Russ Stephenson and Nicole Stewart for the Raleigh City Council At-Large Seat

They stand out in a crowded field

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The INDY Endorses Dickie Thompson for Raleigh City Council District A

He’s a generally pro-business vote, but he also stresses the need for workforce and affordable housing

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The INDY Endorses David Cox for Raleigh City Council District B

Cox is not a man who’s afraid to say no

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The INDY Endorses Corey Branch for Raleigh City Council District C

He’s served his district well

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The INDY Endorses Kay Crowder for Raleigh City Council District D

There’s another candidate on the ballot, but Crowder is basically running unopposed

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The INDY Endorses Stef Mendell for Raleigh City Council District E

Bonner Gaylord has raised a ton of money, but we think Midtown needs a change

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