Domecast, The News & Observer’s weekly podcast on government and politics in North Carolina, is ready for the weekend of July 29-30.
Redistricting was back in the news this week at a hearing where Republican lawmakers had a GOP mapmaker from 2011 return to address legal issues. The reporter panel also discussed Gov. Roy Cooper signing a solar energy bill despite a controversial wind moratorium provision, and a grant program designed to help food desert communities in Eastern North Carolina.
We also pick a Headliner of the Week. Colin Campbell of N.C. Insider hosts, with Lauren Horsch from the Insider and Craig Jarvis and Will Doran of the N&O. Washington correspondent Brian Murphy for the N&O and McClatchy also called in to discuss what has been happening surrounding the health care bill and federal grants regarding Hurricane Matthew recovery.
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