Election Dates – Raleigh & Cary October 10

Below find info on early voting sites and candidates.

Once you have voted, email ten friends and ask them to vote, forwarding any information they may need to make an informed choice.  Ask them to email you once they have voted.  Then ask that they reach out to ten of their friends to ask that they vote.
Those of you who live in the county and cannot vote in this election, please contact ten of your friends who live in Raleigh/Cary!
Make it personal!
Who is Running in the Municipal and Mayoral Races and  How to Get More Information About Them

All municipal races are unaffiliated although the Democrats and Republicans have selected their preferred candidates.
Democratic slate: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/571e92533c44d8e753ec887d/t/59b6e6b049fc2b50d0a4a70d/1505158832523/2017+Slate+Card+October+10+Candidates+FRONT+%281%29.pdf
Republican slate:  http://www.wakegop.org/candidates/
Mayoral Candidates:
Nancy McFarlane. Incumbent mayor, independent, running for her fourth term http://nancymcfarlane.com/
Charles Francis. Local attorney and banker, Democrat, challenger.  https://www.francisforraleigh.com/
Paul Fitts. Local banker, Republican. No website.
Raleigh City at-large. You may vote for two.
Shelia Alamin-Khashoggi, Democrat.https://sheliakhashoggicampaign.org/
Robert Axtell, Unaff, no public website.
Zanaib Baloch, Democrat, http://www.votebaloch.com
Stacy Miller, Unaff,  https://stacymillernc.com/
Russ Stephenson, Democrat, incumbent, http://www.russforraleigh.com/
Nicole Stewart, Democrat, https://www.nicoleforraleigh.com/
Robert E Ward, Republican, no public website.
District A
Alex Moore, no public website.
Dickie Thompson, incumbent, https://www.facebook.com/DickieforRaleigh/
District B
David Cox, Democrat, http://dcoxforcouncil.com/
John Odom, Republican, http://odomforwake.com/
District C
James Bledsoe,http://www.electjamesbledsoe.com/
Corey Branch, Democrat, incumbent, http://www.coreybranch.com/
Crash Gregg, http://crash4raleigh.com/
Jeff Stewart, no public website.
Olen Watson, http://www.electolenwatson.org/
District D
Kay Crowder, Democrat, http://www.crowderforcouncil.com/
BJ Plott, no public website.
District E
Bonner Gaylord, incumbent, http://www.bonnergaylord.com/
Stef Mendell, Democrat, http://www.stefmendellforcouncil.com/
Derek Walker, no public website
If you are interested in a candidate who does not show a website, you should try searching for them on Facebook or the internet.


Guidance from local media

Here are background details on all those running, from the News and Observer: http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/wake-county/article162981323.html

Some more information about the at-large candidates. http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/wake-county/article173982311.html

Indy Week recommendations: https://www.indyweek.com/indyweek/vote-dammit-the-indys-2017-endorsements-for-the-raleigh-durham-and-cary-municipal-elections/Content?oid=8170623