Patsy Keever of Asheville was elected to fill the vacant position of first vice chair of the North Carolina Democratic Party June 17. She is immediate past chair of Buncombe County Dems and a former state representative and candidate for Congress. Writing to state Dems after her election at a meeting of the party's State Executive Committee, she said, "...I look forward to meeting and working with you in your communities. Our party has faced moments of turbulence in recent memory, but our spirit is undeterred. The moment has come for us to redefine our party and what it means to be a Democrat."
Patsy Keever named first vice chair of N. C. Democrats