At a Feb. 22 forum hosted by the Asheville-Buncombe County League of Women Voters, Dr. George Peery sought to contextualize new Western North Carolina political districts that have "spawned shocked incredulity, smug sentiments of justifiable payback, outrage, support, and baffled indifference,” he said.
Rep. Patsy Keever huddled with a group of supporters in downtown Asheville on Jan. 19 to formally announce her candidacy for Congress in the 10th District, which stretches from the mountains to Gaston County. Now she faces Asheville Mayor Terry Bellamy and a host of other Democratic challengers vying to be their party's congressional nominee against Republican Rep. Patrick McHenry in the November election. Photo by Bill Rhodes.
In a statement issued today, Gov. Bev Perdue declares that she opposes a proposed anti-gay marriage amendment for the state constitution, asserting that "I cannot in good conscience look an unemployed man or woman in the eye and tell them that this amendment is more important than finding them a job."
A controversial bill proposed by state Rep. Tim Moffitt that would originally have seized Asheville's water system and transferred it to the Metropolitan Sewerage District has been drastically revised. The current version of the bill calls for studying the efficiency of moving the water systems of large cities to a MSD.
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