Statements

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 - 00:00

Questions and Answers About Your "Voter History" in North Carolina

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.
Wednesday, November 16, 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.

Monday, November 7, 2022 - 00:00

Elections Officials to Host News Conference on Election Day

North Carolina elections officials will host a news conference at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 8, to provide information and answer questions about the 2022 general election in North Carolina.
Monday, November 07, 2022

North Carolina elections officials will host a news conference at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 8, to provide information and answer questions about the 2022 general election in North Carolina.

Friday, October 28, 2022 - 00:00

How to Navigate the Noise During Election Season

North Carolina elections officials continue to receive complaints and questions about mass mailings and text messages to voters about the November 8 general election. The State and county boards of elections are not sending these. They come from private political groups.
Friday, October 28, 2022

North Carolina elections officials continue to receive complaints and questions about mass mailings and text messages to voters about the November 8 general election. The State and county boards of elections are not sending these. They come from private political groups.

Thursday, October 20, 2022 - 00:00

State Board Responds to Misleading Mailers to Voters

Over the past couple of days, the State Board of Elections has received numerous calls from voters across North Carolina who are confused or angered by mailers that include information, sometimes inaccurate, about whether they voted in the 2018 or 2020 elections.
Thursday, October 20, 2022

Over the past couple of days, the State Board of Elections has received numerous calls from voters across North Carolina who are confused or angered by mailers that include information, sometimes inaccurate, about whether they voted in the 2018 or 2020 elections.

Friday, September 2, 2022 - 00:00

Statement about Safe and Orderly Voting Environment in the 2022 General Election

Statement from State Board Chair Damon Circosta on maintaining an orderly and safe voting environment for the 2022 general election.
Friday, September 02, 2022

Statement from State Board Chair Damon Circosta on maintaining an orderly and safe voting environment for the 2022 general election.

Saturday, August 13, 2022 - 00:00

State Board Responds to False Information from Fox News Guest

The State Board of Elections wishes to set the record straight after a guest on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” on Fox News this week spread false information about North Carolina elections. The State Board and some county boards of elections have received inquiries about this since the segment aired on Wednesday.
Saturday, August 13, 2022

The State Board of Elections wishes to set the record straight after a guest on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” on Fox News this week spread false information about North Carolina elections. The State Board and some county boards of elections have received inquiries about this since the segment aired on Wednesday.

Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 00:00

NC Elections Officials Make Clear That First Responders and Active Military May Vote in Uniform

With the North Carolina House of Representatives today considering a bill to mandate that no voter be denied the ability to vote in the uniform required by their job, the State Board of Elections wishes to make clear to voters that they are already entitled to vote wearing the uniform of their job. The bill would clarify what is already the law.
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

With the North Carolina House of Representatives today considering a bill to mandate that no voter be denied the ability to vote in the uniform required by their job, the State Board of Elections wishes to make clear to voters that they are already entitled to vote wearing the uniform of their job. The bill would clarify what is already the law.

Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 00:00

Statement on Community Success Initiative v. Moore Case

11:14 a.m: The following is a statement from Damon Circosta, chairman of the State Board of Elections, on today’s Board meeting.
Thursday, March 31, 2022

11:14 a.m: The following is a statement from Damon Circosta, chairman of the State Board of Elections, on today’s Board meeting.

Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 00:00

Voters Be Ready: Mass Mailings Have Begun

10:31 a.m: A number of voter advocacy and political organizations have begun to send mass mailings to voters and prospective voters across North Carolina as the 2022 statewide primary election approaches.
Wednesday, March 23, 2022

10:31 a.m: A number of voter advocacy and political organizations have begun to send mass mailings to voters and prospective voters across North Carolina as the 2022 statewide primary election approaches.

Friday, February 18, 2022 - 00:00

Statement Regarding Door-to-Door Canvassers Requesting Voter Information

3:04 p.m: The State Board of Elections is reminding North Carolina residents that state and county election officials will never go door-to-door conducting any type of election business.
Friday, February 18, 2022

3:04 p.m: The State Board of Elections is reminding North Carolina residents that state and county election officials will never go door-to-door conducting any type of election business.