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Gray Decries ‘Dark Money’ — But Has Previously Benefitted From It | Politics | Seven Days
Politics

Gray Decries ‘Dark Money’ — But Has Previously Benefitted From It | Politics | Seven Days

In a fundraising email on Wednesday, the campaign for U.S. House candidate Molly Gray went after her chief Democratic rival, Becca Balint, painting an ominous picture of the primary campaign landscape. “If our opponent has it her way, dark money will flood the airwaves and drown out the voices of Vermonters,” Gray’s campaign manager, Samatha Sheehan, wrote. “We don’t know how soon they’ll come for Molly — or how much they’ll spend — but we know now that Super PACs have been invited in by our opponent and we need to be ready.” Sheehan was responding to allegations that Balint, Vermont's Senate president, had used a controversial tactic on her website known as “redboxing.” The practice involves creating a webpage, usually using a red box as a signal, to alert super P...
Monthly Agenda June 2022: Plan ahead for the month’s best entertainment
Entertainment

Monthly Agenda June 2022: Plan ahead for the month’s best entertainment

June 17: Heroes at Last perform at Live Under the Oaks Make plans and reservations, and  buy tickets for these fun events. June 1 OneBlood Blood Drive 10 am – 3 pm. Help save a life and get a $20 gift card. Cornelius Town Hall. June 2 Live music 6-9 pm. The Dropouts. LangTree Lake Norman, 401 Langtree Road, Mooresville. Join the Lake Norman Bridge Center  The Carolina Soul Band performs June 3 in Mooresville. Courtesy Carolina Soul Band Facebook page 12:30-4pm Thursdays at Cornelius Town Hall, 21445 Catawba Ave., if you have an interest in learning the game of bridge or want to develop your playing, bidding, and defense skills. All ages and skill levels are welcome. $5 per day, pay at the door. June 3 Rock the Park summer concert series  Carolina Soul Band brings soul sounds of groups lik...