A Ticket Splitting Status Quo

Nov 10, 2020

For all the hundreds of millions of dollars that were spent in North Carolina during the 2020 election cycle, not all that much changed. The GOP will maintain legislative majorities, and likely again spar with a Democratic Governor. Conservatives were able to add seats on the state courts, which may benefit them when it comes time for the next round of redistricting. On this latest episode of the WUNC Politics Podcast Meredith College Political Science Professor David McLennan and Associated Press  Statehouse Reporter Gary Robertson delve into the questions of what happened - why - and what we can expect moving forward.