Democratic Party http://wunc.org en Clay Aiken Announces His Run For Congress http://wunc.org/post/clay-aiken-announces-his-run-congress <p></p><p>Teacher and former American Idol contestant Clay Aiken announced he'll run as a Democrat for the state's second Congressional district.</p><p></p><p>In a campaign video, he described his humble beginnings, growing up poor in North Carolina. He said he's got leadership experience.</p><p></p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 13:54:45 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 30068 at http://wunc.org Clay Aiken Announces His Run For Congress NC Democrats Leave DNC Ready To Work http://wunc.org/post/nc-democrats-leave-dnc-ready-work <p>The North Carolina Democratic delegation says it’s pumped up and ready to return home and motivate voters.</p><p>William Flyth of Brunswick County says since retirement he’s been busy working to register voters. The retired chemist says he’s ready to work even harder.</p><p><strong><span style="font-weight: bold;">William Flyth:</span></strong>&nbsp; I started get out the vote campaign among African American churches before I arrived and I plan to double down on that when I return home.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 10:20:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 1999 at http://wunc.org NC Democrats Leave DNC Ready To Work State Democratic Party Chairman Won't Run For Re-Election http://wunc.org/post/state-democratic-party-chairman-wont-run-re-election <p>State Democratic Party chairman David Parker addressed allegation of sexual harassment against the party's former Executive Director. Parker won't resign but is calling for an early election of a new chair.<br> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 21:25:00 +0000 Gurnal Scott 2756 at http://wunc.org