A new lawsuit against the state’s new Senate voting districts could move quickly. The recently passed Senate maps sweep both Halifax and Martin counties into a sprawling new District 2.
At an October news conference, Senator Dan Blue said Republicans pulled the six Wilmington precincts with the highest Black population and voter participation out of the New Hanover district.
State Treasurer Dale Folwell rebuked lawmakers in his own party regarding a new law that shields legislators’ records from the public.
Senator Dan Blue is looking for more than thoughts and prayers after a mass shooting a year ago in his Hedingham neighborhood.
Gov. Roy Cooper vetoed a GOP bill that would restructure election boards and change how their members are appointed.
North Carolina’s state Senate passed Senate Bill 743, which would exempt the UNC Health Care system from federal and state antitrust laws.
In March, NC lawmakers gave their final approval in a vote 87 to 24 in favor of House Bill 76, also known as Access to Health Care Options. Watch Senate Minority Leader Dan Blue’s remarks on the Medicaid deal.
NC Republican lawmakers reach a deal on Medicaid expansion. Democratic legislative leaders, Sen. Dan Blue and Rep. Robert Reives both noted that Democrats have been trying to make this a reality for years.
For over a decade, Carolina Small Business Development Fund (CSBDF) has worked to promote community and economic development in District 14. This infographic shows how Senator Dan Blue works with CSBDF to bolster the economy.
Senate Democratic Leader Dan Blue and Representative Robert Reives released the following statement on the Senate’s passage of remedial district maps.