Early voting for North Carolina’s primary races started on Thursday, April 19 and continues through May 5 before concluding on Tuesday, May 8. Local 391 publishes this endorsement list to assist members and their families in the voting booth for the primary election, a contest designed to choose legislative nominees to represent their respective political parties in the November contest.
The NC Senate gave unanimous approval on February 9, 2018 to Senate Resolution 709, a resolution appointing Vernon Gammon to the Board of Trustees of the North Carolina Teachers' and State Employees' Retirement System. Gammon was nominated to the post by Governor Roy Cooper in May 2017.
A 3-minute swearing-in ceremony took place on Saturday, January 20 at the Raleigh membership meeting in Raleigh. All members were invited to participate. The oath of office was administered by IBT General Secretary-Treasurer Ken Hall after which he addressed the Local 391 about issues pertaining to the membership, inluding the upcoming contract negotations at UPS and YRC.