Senator Cory Booker will make Charlotte stop to talk gun laws

Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker will join roundtable at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Charlotte on May 10.
By Katrina Louis | May 4, 2019

Rep. Alma Adams delivers State of the District focusing on impacts of government shutdown

U.S Rep. Alma Adams addressed anxieties felt by federal workers in the wake of the recently ended government shutdown, but also spoke on affordable housing, upward mobility and more.
By Katrina Louis | January 28, 2019

Gov. Roy Cooper vetoes voter ID bill, GOP predicts override

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper vetoed a Senate bill that would require all voters to show some sort of photo […]
By QCity Metro Staff | December 16, 2018

Police make arrest after black GOP volunteer is pelted with racial slurs outside polling site

The 28-year old white suspect faces charges including ethnic intimidation and communicating threats.
By Glenn Burkins | October 25, 2018

Things to know about the 6 ballot amendments

Midterm elections are near, and polls show that many voters know little about the six amendments on the ballot.
By Terry Brown Jr. | October 11, 2018

Justice is no longer blind with Kavanaugh confirmation

With the impending confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, we're witnessing the continued erosion of the justice system.
By Terry Brown Jr. | October 1, 2018

Congresswoman Alma Adams talks latest on the Hill

A quick convo with Adams touched on Trump, midterm elections and what we stand to lose if we don't vote.
By Glenn Burkins | August 24, 2018

Why I don’t want the Republican National Convention in Charlotte

If social and economic mobility is what we claim as our focus, bringing the RNC to Charlotte would be in direct conflict to that.
By Brandi Williams | July 9, 2018

Wow! What a Week!

Lamar Odom says weed helped him kick a crack addiction. Betsy DeVos wants to prosecute leakers. And pity the youngsters who pick on Alma Adams.
By Gerald Terrell Jr. | April 7, 2018

GOP senator: Republican party has ‘lost its way’ 

Republican Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona says the Republican party has 'lost its way' and it should go back to traditional conservatism.
By Reuters | July 31, 2017