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Governor Cooper: NC’s Caniac in Chief

Video: N.C. Governor Roy Cooper tells about his passion for Carolina Hurricanes hockey as he talks with N&O reporter Luke DeCock during the Canes recent game with the Toronto Maple Leafs at PNC Arena in Raleigh.
Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Governor Cooper: NC’s Caniac in Chief 2:44

Governor Cooper: NC’s Caniac in Chief

Sen. Meredith: 'Sec. Hall is openly defying...the very plain language found in the NC Constitution' 1:08

Sen. Meredith: 'Sec. Hall is openly defying...the very plain language found in the NC Constitution'

Sen. Hise: 'We have reached a point that the executive branch is challenging the constitutional authority of the general assembly' 1:12

Sen. Hise: 'We have reached a point that the executive branch is challenging the constitutional authority of the general assembly'

Sen. Bryant: 'No need to pretend we like aren't in a middle of battle about the constitutional power of each branch' 1:41

Sen. Bryant: 'No need to pretend we like aren't in a middle of battle about the constitutional power of each branch'