State Politics

State Politics

Here’s who’s supporting and opposing the new HB2 compromise bill

Advocacy groups and legislators are picking sides on the new House Bill 2 repeal compromise filed late Wednesday by two Republicans and two Democrats in the House.

State Politics

McKissick angry about Senate confirmation meeting

Sen. Floyd McKissick talks to the media after a Senate Committee on Commerce and Insurance met on the confirmation of Larry Hall at the Legislative Building Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017. Hall is nominated by Gov. Roy Cooper to be the Secretary of the State Department of Military and Veterans Affairs. Open

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

VIDEO: NC State Sen. Wesley Meredith speaks during a state Senate committee hearing on whether to subpoena Cabinet secretary Larry Hall after he failed to appear for the third time at a confirmation hearing that the Cooper administration contends violates a court order.
Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
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'

NC Senate committee votes to subpoena cabinet appointee Larry Hall 1:08

NC Senate committee votes to subpoena cabinet appointee Larry Hall