Click here to go to the N.C. State Board of Elections website and find your polling location.
Click here to go to the N.C. State Board of Elections website and find your polling location.

The primary will take place on May 6, 2014, across North Carolina. Here’s your guide to finding out more about the federal, state and regional-level candidates in Buncombe County, with direct links to their campaign pages. Not all candidates will appear on each ballot, which depends on your selected party.

Find your polling place here. The polls open at 6:30 a.m.

U.S. Senate

Kay Hagan, incumbent, Democrat. Voting record
Ernest Reeves, Democrat
Will Stewart, Democrat
Ted Alexander, Republican
Alex Lee Bradshaw, Republican
Greg Brannon, Republican
Heather Grant, Republican
Mark Harris, Republican
Edward Kryn, Republican
Jim Snyder Jr., Republican
Thom Tillis, Republican
Tim D’Annunzio, Libertarian
Sean Haugh, Libertarian

U.S. House of Representatives District 10

Patrick McHenry, incumbent, Republican. Voting record
Richard Lynch, Republican
Tate MacQueen, Democrat

U.S. House of Representatives District 11

Mark Meadows, incumbent, Republican. Voting record
Keith Ruehl, Democrat
Tom Hill, Democrat

N.C. State Senate District 48

Tom Apodaca, incumbent, Republican. Voting record
Rick Wood, Democrat

N.C. State Senate District 49

Terry Van Duyn, incumbent, Democrat
RL Clark, Republican
Mark Crawford, Republican
Clarence Young, Republican

N.C. House District 114

Susan Fisher, incumbent, Democrat. Voting record

N.C. House District 115

Nathan Ramsey, incumbent, Republican. Voting record
John Ager, Democrat

N.C. House District 116

Timothy Moffitt, incumbent, Republican. Voting record
Brian Turner, Democrat

NC District Court Judge District 28

Ed Clontz
J. Matthew Martin
J. Thomas Amburgey
Susan Dotson-Smith
Julie Kepple
Ward D. Scott
Patricia Kaufmann Young

District Attorney District 28

Todd M. Williams
Ron Moore

NC Supreme Court Associate Justice
Eric Levinson
Robin Hudson
Jeannette Doran

Learn more

For more from Election 2014 reporting from Carolina Public Press, find our special report section here.

Find other county guides here:

Avery County
Buncombe County
Cherokee County
Clay County
Graham County
Haywood County
Henderson County
Jackson County
Macon County
Madison County
McDowell County
Mitchell County
Polk County
Rutherford County
Swain County
Transylvania County
Watauga County
Yancey County

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  1. You left off the Buncombe Clerk of Court race –

    Cary Stone ( is running against Steve Cogburn.