Run-off for primary races slated for July 17
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The May 8 primary decided all the match-ups for local political races in our area in November’s general election, but for a handful of statewide races where a winner was not decided, a second primary will be held July 17.
As the second primary is a continuation of the primary held May 8, voters will only be eligible to vote in the party’s primary with which they are registered. Unaffiliated voters who voted in the Primary are only eligible to vote in that party’s second primary in which they participated in during the primary election.
On the state level Republicans races are:
-NC Lieutenant Governor: Dan Forest and Tony Gurley
-NC Commissioner of Insurance: Richard Morgan and John Causey
-NC Secretary of State: Kenneth Gardner and Edward Goodwin
-NC Superintendent of Public Instruction: John Tedesco and Richard Alexander
The Democratic Second Primary features one race:
-NC Commissioner of Labor: Marlowe Foster and John Brooks
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