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PBS NewsHour | Debate Coverage
Watch Now: 2020 Vice Presidential Debate
Vice President Mike Pence meets Sen. Kamala Harris in the vice presidential debate.
Watch Now: 2020 Presidential Debate
The first 2020 debate featuring President Donald Trump and Vice President Joe Biden.
FRONTLINE | The Choice: Trump vs. Biden
The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden
Ahead of the 2020 election, FRONTLINE’s critically acclaimed series The Choice returns with interwoven investigative biographies of both men, focusing on how they have responded in moments of crisis.
In this 2-hour special from veteran FRONTLINE filmmaker Michael Kirk and his team, hear from friends, family, colleagues and adversaries about the challenges that shaped Trump and Biden’s lives and could inform how they confront the crises facing the nation at this pivotal juncture.
Watch The Choice 2020: Trump vs. Biden Tuesday, October 27, at 9 PM, on UNC-TV.
NC Gubernatorial Debate
Governor Roy Cooper and Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest debate the issues facing NC.
El debate gobernador de Carolina del Norte en español
Roy Cooper se enfrenta al oponente Dan Forest en un debate gobernador.
Lieutenant Governor | Yvonne Lewis Holley (D)
Rep. Yvonne Lewis Holley discusses her 2020 campaign to become NC's next Lieutenant Governor.
Lieutenant Governor | Mark Robinson (R)
Mark Robinson discusses his campaign to become NC's next Lieutenant Governor.
Attorney General | Candidate Conversation: Jim O'Neill (R)
N.C. Attorney General candidate Jim O'Neill (R) discusses his 2020 campaign.
Attorney General | Candidate Conversation: Josh Stein (D)
Incumbent Attorney General Josh Stein (D) discusses his first term and goals if re-elected.
Secretary of State
Secretary of State | Elaine Marshall (D)
Elaine Marshall discusses running for re-election as NC Secretary of State.
Secretary of State | E.C. Sykes (R)
E.C. Sykes outlines his vision and campaign to become NC's Secretary of State.
Treasurer | Ronnie Chatterji (D)
Ronnie Chatterji discusses his race to be NC's next State Treasurer.
Treasurer | Dale Folwell (R)
Dale Folwell discusses his campaign to remain State Treasurer.
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Superintendent of Public Instruction | Jen Mangrum (D)
Dr. Jen Mangrum discusses her candidacy to be NC's next Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Superintendent of Public Instruction | Catherine Truitt (R)
Catherine Truitt discusses her campaign to be NC Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Commissioner of Agriculture
Commissioner of Agriculture | Steve Troxler (R)
Incumbent Steve Troxler discusses his re-election campaign.
Commissioner of Agriculture | Jenna Wadsworth (D)
Jenna Wadsworth on her campaign to become NC's next Commissioner of Agriculture.
Commissioner of Labor
Commissioner of Labor | Josh Dobson (R)
State Rep. Josh Dobson discusses his campaign for NC Commissioner of Labor.
Commissioner of Labor | Jessica Holmes (D)
Jessica Holmes discusses her candidacy for NC Commissioner of Labor in 2020.
Commissioner of Insurance
Commissioner of Insurance | Mike Causey (R)
Incumbent Mike Causey discusses his re-election campaign.
Commissioner of Insurance | Wayne Goodwin (D)
Democratic nominee Wayne Goodwin on his 2020 campaign.
Chief Justice Candidates | Cheri Beasley & Paul Newby
Cheri Beasley & Paul Newby discuss their 2020 Supreme Court Chief Justice race.
Seat 2 Candidates | Phil Berger Jr. & Lucy Inman
Phil Berger Jr. & Lucy Inman discuss their efforts to join the NC Supreme Court.
Seat 4 Candidates | Tamara Barringer & Mark Davis
Tamara Barringer & Mark Davis vie for an Associate Justice seat on the NC Supreme Court.
Seat 4 Candidates | Tricia Shields & April Wood
Tricia Shields & April Wood discuss their race for NC Court of Appeals.
Seat 5 Candidates | Lora Cubbage & Fred Gore
Lora Cubbage & Fred Gore are two judges vying for an open seat on the NC Court of Appeals.
Seat 6 Candidates | Chris Dillon & Gray Styers
Chris Dillon & Gray Styers discuss their race to fill Seat 6 on the NC Court of Appeals.
Seat 7 Candidates | Jeff Carpenter & Reuben Young
Reuben Young & Jeff Carpenter discuss their campaigns to join the NC Court of Appeals
Seat 13 Candidates | Chris Brook & Jefferson Griffin
Chris Brook & Jefferson Griffin discuss their race for Seat 13 on the NC Court of Appeals.
As we near Election Day 2020, we know you might have a lot questions about the voting process. NC Votes covers topics from why to vote to how to vote, and from voting by mail to voting in person on November 3.
Watch our light-hearted explainer videos and review our Frequently Asked Questions for all your voting and election-related questions.