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Two Asheville politicians join call to abolish ICE

Two Asheville politicians join call to abolish ICE

Buncombe County Commissioner Jasmine Beach-Ferrara and N.C. Rep. Susan Fisher have signed an open letter calling for an end of ICE.

by July 11, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Political Hit List: A vocal VanDuyn, a mysterious Meadows, more

Ashvegas Political Hit List: A vocal VanDuyn, a mysterious Meadows, more

Also, more Election 2014 analysis, Asheville Mayor Manheimer attends the State of the Union and more.

by January 30, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Op-Ed: In Moffitt vs. Turner, it’s Turner’s story that stands up to scrutiny

Ashvegas Op-Ed: In Moffitt vs. Turner, it’s Turner’s story that stands up to scrutiny

Details of the controversial meeting between N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt and challenger Brian Turner are in, and it’s Turner’s version that holds.

by April 3, 2014 63 comments Opinion
UPDATED News & Observer: N.C. Rep. Moffitt asks N.C. Board of Elections to dismiss Turner complaint

UPDATED News & Observer: N.C. Rep. Moffitt asks N.C. Board of Elections to dismiss Turner complaint

Moffitt denies his election challenger’s allegations that he offered to help Turner get a job at UNC-TV if he dropped out of the race.

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Ashvegas Political Hit List: Nesbitt honored as eyes shift to successor

Also, N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of Buncombe County and his challenger, Brian Turner, make headlines across the state.

by March 14, 2014 0 comments Asheville politics
UPDATED: Ashvegas Politcal Hit List Extra: Turner files formal complaints against Moffitt

UPDATED: Ashvegas Politcal Hit List Extra: Turner files formal complaints against Moffitt

Turner says he’ll file complaints with the state ethics and elections boards in the wake of growing controversy over a conversation he had with Moffitt.

UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

UPDATED: Ashvegas Political Hit List Extra: Moffitt asked Turner to withdraw from N.C. House race

Following the lead of Ashvegas, other media outlets take note of controversial meeting between the two candidates.

Turner announces Democratic run to challenge Republican N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of south Asheville

Turner announces Democratic run to challenge Republican N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt of south Asheville

Turner, a former assistant vice chancellor at UNC Asheville, is running in House District 116.

by December 10, 2013 2 comments Asheville News, Asheville politics
UPDATED Word on the street: It will be Turner vs. Moffitt in 2014 election epic clash

UPDATED Word on the street: It will be Turner vs. Moffitt in 2014 election epic clash

Brian Turner, a UNC Asheville vice chancellor, resigned his job this week as he prepares to challenge N.C. Rep. Tim Moffitt next year.

Under the Dome: Two craft beer bills meet with N.C. House committee approval

Under the Dome: Two craft beer bills meet with N.C. House committee approval

One bill would allow retailers like grocery stores fill growlers; the other would allow people to sell beer in stands at professional sports events such as minor league baseball games.

by May 2, 2013 2 comments Asheville beer