Two candidates in the same party. Both respected. Both viable and ready to take office. Both with deep ties to their communities. Both with mutual friends, allies and supporters. Local voters will face a tough choice between John Autry and Billy Maddalon.
Update (Jan. 11, 2015, 3:08 p.m.): Mecklenburg County’s newly-elected State Executive Committee member Ty Turner, who is himself gay, has defended the church as the “perfect place” for Democrats’ meeting. “The dems [sic] researched this building full and this was the perfect place to hold this meeting,” Turner wrote in a Facebook conversation on Saturday. Click […]