2017 Candidate Guides

The League never endorses or denounces candidates or political parties. The nonpartisan guide is provided as a resource to help Wake County voters make informed decisions. Below you will find candidate guides for both Raleigh and Cary.


City of Raleigh Candidate Guide

There are 24 candidates in the 2017 City of Raleigh elections, including candidates for mayor, district council seats, and at-large council seats. All candidates were invited to participate in the League's survey and in the September 29th Raleigh Candidate Forum.


town of cary candidate guide

Council District A

  • Majid Mohadjer (No Response)
  • Jennifer Robinson
  • Radha Ravi Varma

Council District C

  • Kenneth A. Presting
  • Jack Smith

Council At-Large Seats

  • Jeff Alan De Deugd (No Response)
  • George McDowell
  • Ed Yerha