The former head of Guilford County’s Democratic Party is challenging a longtime incumbent Republican for a seat in the North Carolina House of Representatives.

Nicole Quick faces Jon Hardister in a district that’s become more competitive because of mandated redistricting.

Hardister hasn’t faced a close race in any of his previous elections, but thanks to his fellow Republicans in the Legislature, the district is now more favorable to Democrats than in the past.

 

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