Gov. Pat McCrory, left, and Democratic challenger Roy Cooper appear before their supporters after the tallied votes showing Cooper with a razor-thin victory in the governor’s race. A recount is likely.
Gov. Pat McCrory, left, and Democratic challenger Roy Cooper appear before their supporters after the tallied votes showing Cooper with a razor-thin victory in the governor’s race. A recount is likely. Chuck Liddy (McCrory), Robert Willett (Cooper) cliddy@newsobserver.com, rwillett@newsobserver.com
Gov. Pat McCrory, left, and Democratic challenger Roy Cooper appear before their supporters after the tallied votes showing Cooper with a razor-thin victory in the governor’s race. A recount is likely. Chuck Liddy (McCrory), Robert Willett (Cooper) cliddy@newsobserver.com, rwillett@newsobserver.com

Gov. Pat McCrory, Roy Cooper in tight race for NC governor

November 08, 2016 07:38 PM

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