Voter Registration Changes

In November of last year, one year out from the 2024 election, we took a look at how voter registrations had changed since the 2022 election, and...

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How has NC changed since 2010?

How has NC changed since 2010?

We all know North Carolina is growing and growing fast. But where? And by how much? The answers might surprise you. We're breaking population changes down by county and media market: In 2023, North Carolina was one of four Southern states that accounted for 67% of the...

50 Years of Constitutional Amendments

50 Years of Constitutional Amendments

Constitutional amendments - back in 2024? They haven't graced North Carolina ballots since 2018, when voters weighed in on 6 amendments (they passed 4, led by voter ID and defeated 2, including the bipartisan State Board of Elections). Legislation surfaced last week...

Drop-Off Votes in the General Election

Drop-Off Votes in the General Election

Six months ago, we looked at the "drop-off" votes in primary elections, that is the number of voters who cast votes for president and leave the rest of the ballot largely unfinished. (You can revisit our pieces on Republican drop-off here and Democratic drop-off...