GOP rivals vie for nomination in newly redrawn 13th District – Rocky Mount Telegram

Response: There are 2 Democrats in the running. It is reported in this article that Charles Malone had dropped out of the race but sources say he is still in.

RALEIGH – It has been nearly four years since the death of U.S. Sen. Jesse Helms, but two Republicans vying to replace a retiring Democrat in North Carolina’s newly redrawn 13th Congressional district hope the departed conservative icon still has political coattails. (More)