In keeping with Mountain Xpress’ long-standing goal of promoting community dialogue, our website proved to be fertile ground for a wide variety of lively discussions over the past year. Here’s a look at the posts that generated the most online comments.
A round up of some of this week’s local political news: Meadows spoke in Tampa and the national conventions loomed large; Asheville stuck with its water referendum; a poll showed Ramsey’s ahead; and more.
This post features live video of the Republican National Convention as well as dispatches from the event by Buncombe County delegates. UPDATE: This post contains the complete video and transcript of Republican Congressional Candidate Mark Meadows’ speech.