FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
PATRICK GANNON, PIO
State Board Releases Press Kit, Guidance for Reporters Covering Election
Raleigh, N.C. – The State Board of Elections has published an online “Press Kit,” a one-stop shop for reporters and editors covering the 2020 general election.
The “Press Kit” includes general information and tips for voters, links to the election night reporting website, past presidential election results data and media contact information. It also includes links to information about COVID-19 safeguards at voting places, election security, voting equipment and more.
The “Press Kit” will be updated as additional information become available and as press releases are issued about the 2020 election in North Carolina.
Guidance for Press Coverage at Early Voting Sites and Election Day Precincts
With early voting beginning Thursday, the State Board issues the following guidance about laws and procedures for members of the press covering in-person voting in 2020.
Early voting begins Thursday, October 15, and ends Saturday, October 31. Election Day is November 3.
Questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or the elections director in the relevant county.
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