Members of the N.C. House of Representatives, mostly men, socialize on the floor before the N.C. General Assembly convenes at the Legislative Building in Raleigh, NC, on Jan. 25, 2017.
Members of the N.C. House of Representatives, mostly men, socialize on the floor before the N.C. General Assembly convenes at the Legislative Building in Raleigh, NC, on Jan. 25, 2017. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Members of the N.C. House of Representatives, mostly men, socialize on the floor before the N.C. General Assembly convenes at the Legislative Building in Raleigh, NC, on Jan. 25, 2017. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
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