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2016 GENERAL ELECTION VOTER GUIDE
Vote in the General Election: November 8, 2016
CANDIDATE RATINGS GUIDELINE
- √ ENDORSE = MeckPAC strongly encourages you to vote for this candidate.
- Receptive = Candidate expresses some level of support for LGBT equality or the candidate has supported MeckPAC in the past.
- WARNING = MeckPAC strongly discourages support for this candidate.
- No Response = Candidate(s) did not respond to MeckPAC’s questionnaire.
- No Contact Info – No email contact information for the candidate was found on the Board of Elections site.
Mecklenburg County Commission At-Large – Choose 3
|At-Large||√ Pat Cotham – ENDORSE
√ Trevor Fuller – ENDORSE
√ Ella Scarborough – ENDORSE
|Jeremy Brasch – No response||No candidate|
Mecklenburg County Commission District Races
|1||No candidate||Jim Puckett – WARNING||No candidate|
|2||√ Vilma Leake – ENDORSE||No candidate||No candidate|
|3||√ George Dunlap – ENDORSE||No candidate||No candidate|
|4||Dumont Clarke – No response, Receptive||No candidate||No candidate|
|5||√ Marc Friedland – ENDORSE||Matthew Riddenhour – no response||No candidate|
|6||No candidate||Bill James – WARNING||No candidate|
North Carolina State House Races
|88||√ Mary Belk – No response, Receptive||Rob Bryan – No response||No candidate|
|92||√ Chaz Beasley – ENDORSE||Beth Danae Caulfield – No response||No candidate|
|98||No candidate||John R Bradford III – No response||√ Jane Campbell – ENDORSE|
|99||Rodney Moore — No response||No candidate||No candidate|
|100||√ John Autry – ENDORSE||No candidate||No candidate|
|101||Beverly Miller Earle— No response||Justin Dunn – No response||No candidate|
|102||Becky Carney— No response||No candidate||No candidate|
|103||√ Rochelle Rivas – No response, Receptive||Bill Brawley – No response||No candidate|
|104||√ Peter Noris – ENDORSE||Andy Dulin – No response||No candidate|
|105||√ Connie Green-Johnson – ENDORSE||Scott Stone – No response||No candidate|
|106||√ Carla Cunningham – ENDORSE||No candidate||No candidate|
|107||√ Kelly Alexander – Receptive||No candidate||No candidate|
North Carolina State Senate Races
|37||√ Jeff Jackson – ENDORSE||Bob Bamond – No response||No candidate|
|38||Joel Ford – No response||Richard Rivette – No response||No candidate|
|39||√ Lloyd Scher – ENDORSE||Dan Bishop – WARNING||No candidate|
|40||√ Joyce Waddell – ENDORSE||Marguerite Cooke – No response||No candidate|
|41||Jonathon Hudson – No response||Jeff Tarte – No response||Chris Cole (Libertarian) – No response|
The Mecklenburg LGBT Political Action Committee (MeckPAC) is a non-partisan/nonprofit organization. Candidates are evaluated on their responses to questionnaires, in-person interviews, and other criteria including past performance when applicable. MeckPAC’s ratings do not take into account where the candidate may stand on issues other than those directly related to LGBT equality. A blank copy of the questionnaire used to evaluate these candidates is posted at www.meckpac.org.
* MeckPAC is registered with the North Carolina State Board of Elections.