October 12, 2017
The unofficial results of the October 2017 election resulted in a majority of registered Democrats elected to municipal offices.
September 21, 2017
Early voting is available TODAY in the New Bern October 2017 municipal elections! If you’re in New Bern, make sure your voice is heard… vote today!
September 17, 2017
In August, we sent out questionnaires to all candidates for local office in Craven County, asking about some of the top issues in Craven County. Here are the responses we’ve received.
August 29, 2017
The Craven County Board of Elections has announced several polling places for the City of New Bern 2017 municipal elections. Get the details here.
May 23, 2017
Our May picnic at Glenburnie Park was a huge success!
The weather forecast was calling for thunderstorms, but the rain held off until just after we were finished packing everything up!
Over 80 people joined together to socialize, eat some delicious food, and talk about how we can make our county, our state, and our country a better place.
Special thanks to CCDP Treasurer Libbie Griffin for taking the lead on organizing the picnic, and to Mark Ulrey, Bill Blakefield, Norm McCullough, and Roy Smith for going above and beyond the call of duty in helping out before and after the event.
Here are some pictures from the picnic:
April 25, 2017
Last night’s county Democratic Party meeting was an astounding success! We swore in our new elected county party leadership, talked about our vision for the 2018 election, and talked about some great opportunities to get involved right now. Turnout was so great that we ran out of chairs… a great problem to have!
April 13, 2017
House Bill 780 is an unconstitutional attempt to roll back the progress we’ve made to ensure that everyone has the right to marry the person they love, regardless of their sexual orientation… so we’re not surprised that Michael Speciale, a Republican state legislator with a long pattern of carrying water for narrow special interests against ordinary North Carolinians, is one of the people behind the effort. Read our full statement on HB780.
April 7, 2017
At our county Democratic Party convention on April 1, our delegates elected a new executive board to lead our party forward into the 2017 and 2018 elections.
January 23, 2017
On January 21, over 600 women (and men) from New Bern and the surrounding region joined with over 3 million people worldwide, in the New Bern sister march for the Women’s Marches in Washington, DC. The event was organized by the Democratic Women of Craven County, energizing the people of Craven County to stand up to Donald Trump and his degradation of women and opposition to the rights of women and LGBT people.
November 3, 2016
On Thursday, November 3, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton visited Greenville for an early vote rally, and Craven County’s Democrats were well-represented.