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Let’s be transparent about our donors

It's important that voters have the information they need about candidates seeking elected office. This includes our records and where we stand on important issues, and especially who has donated ...
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Roe v. Wade is under attack in North Carolina

In the wake of the leaked draft decision purporting to overturn Roe v. Wade, it is, first, important to remember that this is only a draft decision and that abortion remains ...
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Julie Files for Re-election + Maps

It’s official! Today, I filed to run for a second term so that I can continue to represent you as your Senator from District 49. I love working for you ...
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I will not be bullied. I stand in solidarity with LGBTQ North Carolinians

Dear Friends, On Monday night at the close of our last legislative session for this year, I made a statement in solidarity with LGBTQ North Carolinians in response to  Lt. ...
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I love working for you. I’m running for re-election.

I am so excited to announce that I am running again to represent you in the North Carolina Senate. I am grateful that you gave me this opportunity, and I ...
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It’s official. I am proud to be your state senator for District 49.

Hello Friends and Supporters, It is official - I am now your state senator for District 49!  Thanks to the few people who were able to join Asheville Mayor Esther ...
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We did it

I want to give a huge thank you to the voters of Buncombe County for showing up for me on Election Day and to my supporters and volunteers for all ...
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No One Is Free Until We Are All Free

Quite a lot has happened in the world and in our community since we won the primary on March 3 – a global pandemic, civil unrest over yet another murder ...
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Early Voting Information

If you're interested in voting early, you can find all the information you need here. Early voting begins February 13th and runs until the March 3rd primary. You can download ...
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Together We Can Tackle Our Affordability Crisis

Today, I’ve posted a new video called “The Cost of Getting By” in which I discuss my plans for tackling our affordability crisis. Housing prices and rents have outpaced paychecks, ...
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Julie Outlines Climate Agenda & NC Green New Deal

Julie Mayfield, candidate for North Carolina Senate District 49, outlines a Green New Deal for North Carolina — her bold agenda to meet the challenge of climate change — in ...
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Terry Van Duyn Endorses Julie Mayfield

North Carolina State Senator Terry Van Duyn has endorsed Julie Mayfield for the 49th Senate District in a new video released by the Mayfield campaign. In a release to the ...
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The 49th Senate district has been redrawn

This past summer, a court identified Senate Districts 48 and 49 as having been unconstitutionally gerrymandered to benefit Republicans. The court ordered our local State Senate Districts be redrawn, along ...
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I’ll Stand Up to Protect Our Elections From Raleigh’s Meddling

This week City Council will take an important vote on an issue that embodies one of my Senate campaign priorities — putting a stop to Raleigh’s overreach into the working ...
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Julie Mayfield Endorsed by Lillian’s List

This week, I was endorsed by Lillian’s List — an organization that works to elect women who will champion reproductive freedom and equity for women. I am humbled and honored ...
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