Meet the Candidates

Meet the progressive, pro-choice women running to change the face of power in NC below! 

2024 Targeted Featured Candidates

Lillian’s List Targeted Featured Candidates are running in the most competitive races in the state.

 

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Dr. Naveed Aziz

Naveed is running for House District 42 in Cumberland County.

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Laura Budd

Rep. Laura Budd

Laura is running for re-election to House District 103 in Mecklenburg County.

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Laura Budd

Woodson Bradley

Woodson is running for Senate District 42 in Mecklenburg County.

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Laura Budd

Sen. Lisa Grafstein

Lisa is running for re-election to Senate District 13 in Wake County.

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Diamond Stanton-Williams

Dr. Yolonda Holmes

Dr. Yo is running for House District 105 in Mecklenburg County.

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Laura Budd

Evonne Hopkins

Evonne is running for House District 35 in Wake County.

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Monika Johnson-Hostler

Monika is running for House District 33 in Wake County.

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Lindsey Prather

Rep. Lindsey Prather

Lindsey is running for re-election to House District 115 in Buncombe County.

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Laura Budd

Lucille Puckett

Lucille is running for Senate District 41 in Mecklenburg County.

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Diamond Stanton-Williams

Rep. Diamond Staton-Williams

Diamond is running for re-election to House District 73 in Cabarrus County.

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Sen. Rachel Hunt

Rachel is running statewide for Lieutenant Governor.

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Satana Deberry

Satana is running statewide for Attorney General.

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Sec. Elaine Marshall

Elaine is running statewide for re-election as NC Secretary of State.

 

Laura Budd

Jessica Holmes

Jessica is running statewide for State Auditor.

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Natasha Marcus

Sen. Natasha Marcus

Natasha is running statewide for Insurance Commissioner.

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Natasha Marcus

Sarah Taber

Sarah is running statewide for Agriculture Commissioner.

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2024 Recommended Featured Candidates

Lillian’s List Recommended Featured Candidates are champions of reproductive freedom and gender equity courageously running in highly gerrymandered districts. 

 

 

Laura Budd

Laurelyn Dossett

Laurelyn is running for Senate District 31 in Forsyth and Stokes Counties.

 

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Tanneshia Dukes

Tanneshia is running for House District 59 in Guilford County.

 

Lindsey Prather

Amy Taylor North

Amy is running for House District 74 in Forsyth County.

 

Former Featured Candidates

Federal Officials

U.S. Congresswoman Alma Adams
U.S. Congresswoman Deb Ross
Former U.S. Senator Kay Hagan

North Carolina Council of State

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. June Atkinson
State Treasurer Janet Cowell

North Carolina Senate

Former Sen. Terry Van Duyn (Asheville)
Former Sen. Julia Boseman (Wilmington)
Former Sen. Angela Bryant (Rocky Mount)
Former Sen. Margaret Dickson (Fayetteville)
Former Sen. Katie Dorsett (Greensboro)
Former Sen. Linda Garrou (Winston-Salem)
Former Sen. Ellie Kinnaird (Chapel Hill)
Former Sen. Earline Parmon (Winston-Salem)
Former Sen. Jane Smith (Lumberton)
Former Sen. Erica Smith (Gaston)

North Carolina House

Former Rep. Martha Alexander (Charlotte)
Former Rep. Lucy Allen (Louisburg)
Former Rep. Alice Bordsen (Mebane)
Former Rep. MaryAnn Black (Durham)
Former Rep. Christy Clark (Charlotte)
Former Rep. Lorene Coats (Salisbury)
Former Rep. Linda Coleman (Knightdale)
Former Rep. Beverly Earle (Charlotte)
Former Rep. Jean Farmer-Butterfield (Wilson)
Former Rep. Susan Fisher (Asheville)
Former Rep. Melanie Wade Goodwin (Rockingham)
Former Rep. Susi Hamilton (Wilmington)
Former Rep. Verla Insko (Chapel Hill)
Former Rep. Maggie Jeffus (Greensboro)
Former Rep. Patsy Keever (Asheville)
Former Rep. Marian McLawhorn (Grifton)
Former Rep. Deb McManus (Siler City)
Former Rep. Annie Mobley (Ahoskie)
Former Rep. Diane Parfitt (Fayetteville)
Former Rep. Bobbie Richardson (Louisburg)
Former Rep. Deborah Ross (Raleigh)
Former Rep. Alice Underhill (New Bern)
Former Rep. Jane Whilden (Asheville)
Former Rep. Jennifer Weiss (Cary)