With your help, we can seize the opportunity to move our community forward. Whether it's making phone calls, walking door to door, or putting up a yard sign our success depends on you.


We are building a long-term vision of how to grow our communities and operate our government in a way that is efficient with tax dollars and resources and preserves the benefits we enjoy for our children and grandchildren.


Wake County Commissioner John Burns moved to High Point when he was 9 and has been proud to call North Carolina home ever since. John has a passion for Wake County and all of its residents.

John's Vision

Blog Posts

HB2 Cuts Off Wake...

One of my jobs as Commissioner is to be a liaison to the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau board of directors. Today at that meeting, we heard information about HB2's very real impact on Wake County. This year, we are

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Why I marched at RDU...

I could hear it before I saw it. Thousands of voices chanting: "No hate, no fear, refugees are welcome here!" carried easily through the parking garage at RDU International Airport. My son Duncan and I arrived about an hour into t

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