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What is on the May Primary Ballot?

  • COUNTY: Sheriff, District Attorney, District Court Judges 

  • FEDERAL: US Senate & US House of Representatives

  • LOCAL SCHOOL BOARD - This race is the final election–not a primary!

Find Your Sample Ballot:

  • Search your name at NC voter lookup

  • This site will also list your local, state, and Congressional districts

Unaffiliated Voter?

Request a full Democratic ballot instead of the limited nonpartisan ballot –because Democrats Deliver!


With Democratic majorities in North Carolina and Washington, we can:

  • Mitigate climate change by taking advantage of funds in President Biden’s infrastructure bill

  • Raise the minimum wage 

  • Keep women in charge of their own health decisions

  • Safeguard the rights of all, without regard to race, religion, age, gender, or any other status


In the May 17, 2022, primary elections, we will select candidates to run for many important offices. Let’s choose the best Democratic candidates to run in November!

Learn about Why Judges Matter and the upcoming May 2022 School Board Election here!

When Durham Votes for Democrats, North Carolina WINS!


NC Democrats Deliver! 

Thanks to Gov. Cooper and NC Democrats, NC’s 2022 budget includes:

  • Teacher & state employee pay raises

  • Additional funding for public schools & HBCUs

  • Tax breaks for middle class families & small businesses

Where and When to Vote in Durham:

  • VOTE EARLY at any of 8 early voting locations in Durham County Early Voting in 2022 Primary

  • VOTE ON ELECTION DAY May 17 Vote only at your precinct’s assigned polling place. Find Your Polling Place

  • VOTE BY MAIL (or ABSENTEE) Carefully follow this guide and properly deliver or mail your ballot so it arrives before May 17.

Want Info on the Candidates?

Visit the League of Women Voters website & click on Find What’s On Your Ballot.

Visit Ballotpedia and for candidate bios and histories

Research your candidates––how do they vote on the issues that matter to you? (Remember, your Districts are listed at NC Voter Lookup.)

Learn more about the structure of the NC General Assembly.

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 This Is Us! 

We are an active group of Democratic women who want to make a political and social difference locally, state-wide and nationally.  

  • to educate voters on key issues 

  • ​to advocate with our public officials on behalf of these issues 

  • to get out the vote for candidates who share our values 

Our Mission

We are an an official organization of the NC Democratic Party, committed to ensuring that women's voices are heard in electoral politics in Durham County. 


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LaManda Chestnut-Pryor


Rose Domanico


Sarah Shah


Vice President



Jean Domanico




We're fighting on behalf of the notion that anyone,

from any walk of life, should have  an unobstructed

and fair shot at the 



Democrats are the party of inclusion. We know that diversity is not our problem—it is our promise. As Democrats, we respect differences of perspective and belief and pledge to work together to move this country forward, even when we disagree ... we do not merely seek common ground—we strive to reach higher ground.” 


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