Wayne King, Republican candidate for Congress (NC-11) today began airing his first radio advertisement, challenging liberals to stop the nonsense.  King, who served seven years as Deputy Chief of Staff to retiring Congressman Mark Meadows, is running in the Republican primary to be held on Tuesday, March 3. King said: “It is past time for…

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Today, retired Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan endorsed Western North Carolina native Wayne King in the Republican primary to replace outgoing U.S. Congressman Mark Meadows to represent North Carolina’s 11th District.  Duncan made statewide news in 2018 for leaving the Democratic Party because of the anti-law enforcement sentiment in the party. “I support Wayne King…

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Today, longtime Transylvania County Commissioner Jason Chappell endorsed Western North Carolina native Wayne King in the Republican primary to replace outgoing U.S. Congressman Mark Meadows to represent North Carolina’s 11th District. “During my 20+ years I have served as an elected official, I have worked with many fine and hard-working public servants. Wayne King stands…

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Today, Spruce Pine Mayor Darla Harding endorsed Western North Carolina native Wayne King in the Republican primary to replace outgoing U.S. Congressman Mark Meadows to represent North Carolina’s 11th District. “As a resident and the mayor of Spruce Pine, I would like to devote my support and endorsement to Mr. Wayne King,” Harding said. “Wayne…

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Today, Greg Newman, district attorney for Henderson, Polk and Transylvania counties, endorsed Wayne King in the congressional race to replace outgoing U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows to represent North Carolina’s 11th District. “I enthusiastically endorse and support Wayne King to be our next congressman. I have known Wayne for many years. His background makes him well-suited to…

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Conservative leader, former Republican presidential candidate, and former United States Senator Rick Santorum recently endorsed Wayne King in the congressional race to replace outgoing U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows to represent North Carolina’s 11th District. In a tweet, Santorum said, “Mark Meadows is a great conservative leader. Wayne is cut out of the same cloth.” The…

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Wayne King, Republican candidate for North Carolina’s 11th Congressional District announced this morning that he has received the endorsements of eight Western North Carolina Republican Sheriffs: Avery County Sheriff Kevin Frye Graham County Sheriff Joseph Jones Henderson County Sheriff Lowell Griffin McDowell County Sheriff Ricky Buchanan Mitchell County Sheriff Donald Street Rutherford County Sheriff Chris Francis…

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HENDERSONVILLE, NC [Dec. 20, 2019] – Wayne King, Deputy Chief of Staff to Congressman Mark Meadows and former Vice Chair of the North Carolina Republican Party, officially filed as a candidate for the Republican nomination in North Carolina’s 11th Congressional District this morning.  King released the following statement upon filing his candidacy: “After much prayerful…

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