Sunday voting is a relatively recent electoral phenomenon that is increasingly embraced by African American churches, organizing get-out-the-vote caravans dubbed “Souls to the Polls.” Sunday voting also is increasingly targeted by critics in this state and elsewhere who want to see the practice banned.
More political headlines:
--President Barack Obama is canceling a planned campaign appearance in Florida and returning to Washington to oversee the federal government's response to the ever-threatening Hurricane Sandy.
--Jill Biden, likewise, canceled her stops Sunday in the Charlotte area.
--Bonus clip: S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley is helping to elect Republican Pat McCrory in North Carolina, but back home she's finding trouble. A cautionary tale for McCrory, if he's elected.