State Senate District 9 http://whqr.org en Wilmington minority voting bloc part of SD 8; experts weigh opportunity or disenfranchisement http://whqr.org/post/wilmington-minority-voting-bloc-part-sd-8-experts-weigh-opportunity-or-disenfranchisement <p></p><p>As New Hanover County residents head to the polls this election season, a small percentage of them will be choosing a different state senator.&nbsp; WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn takes a closer look at how the latest round of redistricting could affect one small Wilmington neighborhood that now has Brunswick, Bladen and Pender County residents as fellow constituents.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 11:15:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 26718 at http://whqr.org Wilmington minority voting bloc part of SD 8; experts weigh opportunity or disenfranchisement