In the homestretch of the midterm election, Mike Collins previews the races, from Congress to Raleigh. The Charlotte area is home to several contests that could decide control of Congress and determine how the next two years of the Trump presidency play out. Voters will also determine if the Republican supermajority in the North Carolina General Assembly remains intact after several court rebukes of GOP gerrymandering.
Confirmed Panelists (subject to change):
+ Dr. Michael Bitzer, Catawba College, Department of Politics Chair
+ Wayne Goodwin, North Carolina Democratic Party chair; former state insurance commissioner (2009-2017) ; former member of the North Carolina House of Representatives (1997-2005)
+ Robin Hayes, North Carolina Republican Party chair; former congressman for North Carolina’s 8th District (1999-2009)