Election Officials to Hold Virtual Press Availability as In-Person Early Voting Begins | Eastern North Carolina Now

Press Release:

    Raleigh, N.C.     Karen Brinson Bell, executive director of the State Board of Elections, will hold a virtual press availability from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, to discuss the start of in-person early voting in the March 5 presidential preference primary in North Carolina.

    Brinson Bell will give brief remarks about the start of in-person voting for the primary, as well as the voter photo ID requirement for in-person and absentee voters.

    Following her remarks, Brinson Bell and Paul Cox, general counsel at the State Board, will answer questions.

    This event is for members of the media only. It will be conducted via WebEx webinar, and registration is required. Please register in advance of the press availability because we may not be able to let you in once the meeting has begun.

    Information on how to ask questions will be provided at the start of the webinar. A recording of the event will be available as soon as possible afterwards.


  • Who? Karen Brinson Bell, executive director of the State Board of Elections; Paul Cox, State Board general counsel
  • What? Press briefing and Q&A session about the start of in-person early voting for the March 5 primary election
  • When? 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, 2024
  • How to register? Register via WebEx. Once your registration is approved, you'll receive an invitation to join the webinar.
  • Questions? Contact Public Information Director Patrick Gannon at patrick.gannon@ncsbe.gov.

   Contact: Patrick Gannon
   Public Information Director
   Email: patrick.gannon@ncsbe.gov
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