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Voters of NC – Nikira

By Eleanore Wood | November 10, 2020

“Why did I vote? Because we needed a new President. Trump? He ain’t it. He ain’t it.” Nikira Littlejohn – Winston-Salem, NC Photo by Chad Nance

Voters of NC – Malcolm

By Eleanore Wood | November 10, 2020

“I think too many Americans believe that democracy should be put on autopilot. And my thing is no, you’ve got to engage with it. And especially when you see something moving in the wrong direction. And I think that Trump has really, I knew for me, he is really broad. I mean, I haven’t volunteered…

Voters of NC – Nakida

By Eleanore Wood | November 10, 2020

“I think if we’re talking about on a national scale, I mean, obviously the handling of Coronavirus is at the top of my list of things I would like to see handled in a more dignified, appropriate way. I’m also concerned about education. That’s always been a concern, but even now more so than ever,…

Voters of NC – Tyron & Stacey

By Eleanore Wood | November 5, 2020

Tyron Broussard, 18 Warrenton, NC Voting with his mom, Stacey Henderson, 41, a corrections officer I wanted to vote because I just joined the Navy – I leave in March to go to Chicago for basic training. So the President’s going to be my boss. I want it to be someone who is going to…

Voters of NC – April

By Eleanore Wood | November 5, 2020

April Devine Warrenton, NC It’s important to fight for our future – for the things that mean the most to us. For me, that’s education, so we can have good future leaders Photo by Briana Brough

Voters of NC – Cynthia

By Eleanore Wood | November 5, 2020

Cynthia J. Amos, 53 Fayetteville, NC What’s at stake for me is equality for everyone, no matter what color. And just to make sure that our voices are heard and basically that we know that we have that right.  Photo by Michele Jesus

Voters of NC – Tiffany

By Eleanore Wood | November 5, 2020

Tiffany Delotch Working mom and college student Raleigh, NC It’s time for change. I know we always say that, but this election seems way more important this time than it was four years ago.  I really don’t like some of the things that are going on in my community and just with the United States…

Voters of NC – Danny

By Eleanore Wood | November 5, 2020

Danny Manning, 74 Raleigh, NC I’m a Vietnam veteran. I was in Vietnam in 1966 and 67. I came home, went to work for the postal service, and here I am today retired. [My first time voting] was in 1965 when the voting rights act was implemented by president Johnson.  It’s sad that we, as…

Voters of NC – LaShawn

By Eleanore Wood | November 5, 2020

LaShawn Cox, 46 Fayetteville, NC I thought it was very important to vote today, in terms of the future for my children and for people that look like me and the struggles and things that we have to go through. I feel like it was very important to make sure that our vote was counted…