Press Releases

Effective January 1, 2023, the contribution limit for North Carolina candidates and political committees increased by $800 per election, from $5,600 to $6,400.

The State Board of Elections on Monday ordered a new election for the Town of Dobson Board of Commissioners in Surry County, and determined that hearings should be held for the possible removal of two Surry County Board of Elections members.

The State Board of Elections will hold a remote meeting beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 19, 2022.

No provisional ballots were cast in the December 6 runoff election for the Nash County Public Schools Board of Education District 8.

The State Board of Elections on Wednesday, December 7, will randomly select precincts, early voting sites, and absentee-by-mail ballots to be counted by hand as part of a statutorily required post-election audit for the Nash County Public Schools Board of Education runoff election.

The State Board of Elections on Tuesday unanimously certified the results of the 2022 general election in North Carolina.

With post-election processes -- including required audits -- nearly complete, the NC State Board of Elections will meet on Tuesday, November 29, to certify final results of the 2022 general election.

The State Board of Elections will hold an in-person meeting beginning at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, November 29, 2022.

The NC State Board of Elections and county boards of elections are responding to requests from Election Day voters about why their “voter history” records are not yet updated to reflect the fact that they voted on Election Day – November 8, 2022. We believe this is the direct result of certain groups spreading false and misleading information about this process in an attempt to sow distrust in our elections.

The State Board of Elections has released the number of provisional ballots cast by county in the 2022 general election.