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Latest updates from the campaign:


We have officially filed with the Board of Elections! Many thanks to my campaign team and family for their continued support! 


Pictured, from Left to Right:  Weston Hall (Treasurer), Nina Swann, Iago Swann, Veruca Swann, Catori Swann, Beth Jezek (Networking Supervisor), CM Garrison (Volunteer), Emily Demikat (Campaign Manager), Elisabeth Varner (Custodian of Records).

Thursday, March 22, 2018 12:21 PM

Swann receives AFL-CIO Endorsement!

On March 20th, 2018, the AFL-CIO's Central Labor Council of Western North Carolina held their candidate screening forum at the local Teamsters union hall on Sardis Rd. Among the candidates to speak were Nancy Nehls-Nelson, Commissioner candidate for District 2, and Taylon Breedon, one of Catori's primary opponents in District 3.


"After much debate, I am honored and proud to announce that the Western North Carolina Central Labor Council of the North Carolina State AFL-CIO formally announces our endorsement for Catori Swann in the 2018 North Carolina State Primaries for the seat of Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, District 3...

We admire your commitment and dedication, and look forward to you becoming our next Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, fighting for the working men and women of Buncombe County."

-Ron Ingerick, Jr.
NC State Legislative Director
SMART - Transportation Division

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 12:00 AM

Campaign featured in NC Democratic Party Newsletter!

Campaign to Elect Catori Swann featured in NC Democratic Party Newsletter!  



Monday, February 12, 2018 12:00 AM

Buncombe Dems Out in Force As Candidate Filing Begins

Democratic candidates took to the Board of Elections to file for candidacy in this year's primary. Among the first five to file were incumbent NC Representatives John Agers, Brian Turner and Susan Fisher, as well as incumbent NC Senator Terry Van Duyn.  First time candidates for County Commissioner were also present to file, including Catori Swann and Taylon Breedon for District 3, and Amanada Edwards for District 2.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 9:21 PM

Fundraising Goal Within Reach

After setting an ambitious fundraising goal of $3000 for the month of February, we are pleased to announce we are over two thirds of the way there!  After only one week of active fundraising, we have already topped $2000!

Thursday, February 1, 2018 10:51 PM

Committee to Elect Catori Swann established

Committee to Elect Catori Swann is established, Intent to Organize submitted with BOE.

Committee to Elect Catori Swann
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