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February 20, 2018 Fuqay-Varina, NC – Days after filing for state Senate District 17 Sam Searcy announced endorsements from four women leaders. Former State Representative and Wake County Commissioner Linda Coleman, Apex City Council Member Audra Killingsworth, Susan Evans, the 2016 Democratic nominee for Senate District 17, and former North Carolina Democratic Party Chair Patsy […]

December 04, 2017 Fuquay-Varina, NC – Today small business entrepreneur Sam Searcy announced he will be running for state Senate District 17 and suspending his campaign for Congress. He will be running against Republican Senator Tamara Barringer. “I’ve seen first-hand what happens when North Carolina families struggle to make ends meet,” said Searcy. “My family […]

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