We believe in the power of the political process. Electing candidates who care about the lives and needs of society’s most marginalized is the first step towards building a better North Carolina — and world — for us all.
As a first generation college student and former Morehead-Cain scholar at UNC-Chapel Hill, Hurtado is familiar with the importance of education and the barriers to achieving it. He is ready to fight for a fair future. His priorities include healthcare access, public education, affordable higher ed, environmental protection, and fair elections.
Chief Justice Cheri Beasley has been on the State Supreme Court since 2012, and has served as a strong leader in the judicial branch. In 2018, she became Chief Justice, making her the first Black woman to serve in that position. Justice Beasley’s priorities include updating the NC Courts’ technology, improving access to recovery courts, and building partnerships with the community.
After obtaining her B.A. from North Carolina State University, Sarah Crawford has since dedicated her career to serving the people of Wake and Franklin Counties through her work in nonprofits. She currently serves at Single Stop, helping families by connecting them to existing resources that help put them on a path to economic stability and prosperity. She's also has been active in her local community by serving on the Board of Directors at Safe Space in Louisburg, working to reduce relationship violence and sexual assault in Franklin County.
A veteran Republican lawmaker and her Democratic challenger are hotly contesting health care policies and other issues as they fight to represent N.C. Senate District 31, with control of the state Senate potentially in the balance.
The race for state treasurer may come down to which candidate — Republican incumbent Dale Folwell or Democratic challenger Ronnie Chatterji — can stand out from the nationalization of the 2020 election.