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Charlotte Observer editorial board’s 2016 endorsements

dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com

The Charlotte Observer editorial board is endorsing in every race on the Mecklenburg County ballot. Here are our recommendations. Click on the link for the full editorial.

President: Hillary Clinton

U.S. Senate: Deborah Ross

U.S. House 9th and 12th Districts: Christian Cano and Alma Adams

Governor: Roy Cooper

Lieutenant Governor: Linda Coleman

Attorney General: Josh Stein

State Auditor: Beth Wood

Commissioner of Agriculture: Steve Troxler

Commissioner of Insurance: Wayne Goodwin

Commissioner of Labor: Charles Meeker

Secretary of State: Elaine Marshall

State Treasurer: Dale Folwell

Superintendent of Public Instruction: June Atkinson

Supreme Court and Court of Appeals: Bob Edmunds and five Court of Appeals candidates

State Senate: Jeff Jackson, Joel Ford, Lloyd Scher, Joyce Waddell, Jeff Tarte

State House: Our picks in 7 contested seats

Mecklenburg County commissioner at-large and District 5: Pat Cotham, Trevor Fuller, Jeremy Brasch and Matthew Ridenhour

Soil and Water Supervisor: Brad Johnson

Bonds: Yes

Mecklenburg District Court: Christy Mann, David Strickland and Tracy Hewett

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