Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane and Democratic challenger Charles Francis will tape a debate on Friday afternoon to be aired by Spectrum News. The debate will have no live audience, but will air at 7:30 p.m. Friday and 10 p.m.…
Raleigh, get ready, for the train of speeches. Democratic candidate Charles Francis’s request for a November 7 runoff against Nancy McFarlane in Raleigh’s mayoral race kicks off another round of rhetoric, door-knocking, fundraising, and, very likely, a sharper new tone. Francis, a banker and lawyer, came out punching from the day in July when he […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – It remains unclear whether there will be a runoff election in November in the Raleigh mayor’s race. Incumbent Mayor Nancy McFarlane got more than 48 percent of the vote, but she needed more than 50 percent of the vote to avoid the runoff. Now, the second place candidate, Charles Francis, has […]
Mayor Nancy McFarlane wasn’t able to capture a majority of votes Tuesday in her bid for a fourth term leading Raleigh, meaning she will face her first runoff.