Woodhouse: GOP power grab is 'inevitable outcome of divided government'
North Carolina Republican Party chairman Dallas Woodhouse tells reporters that bills restricting the powers of Governor-elect Roy Cooper are "the inevitable outcome of divided government" and that Cooper will still 'get the keys to the mansion'.
The NC Democratic Party wants to question the state Republican Party's executive director under oath to find out what he knew and any communications he had with Republican legislative leaders about a law canceling judicial primaries.
Gary Shipman, a candidate for NC House, tells a crowd at Ogden Park in Wilmington on April 8 that he is "a member of the African-American community." Shipman is one of three Democrats hoping to unseat Republican state Rep. Holly Grange.
After losing a bet with Governor Ralph Northam of Virginia over the ACC tournament, Roy Cooper went shopping for some North Carolina craft beer. Based on the colors of the cans, he settled on Fullsteam Brewery and Mother Earth Brewery.
A candidate seeking election as Buncombe County’s next sheriff, R. Daryl Fisher, made a joke during a meeting with constituents in Asheville, NC about taking guns away from people after death. He apologized after backlash from conservative media.
NC GOP officials Robin Hayes and Dallas Woodhouse hold a press conference before delivering a letter calling for a federal investigation into Governor Roy Cooper's 58 million pipeline fund for potential Hobbs Act violations.
Video: Protesters hold a "die-in" to protest DACA immigration policies, saying many people die as a result of being deported. The rally was held at the Terry Sanford Federal Building in Raleigh on March 6, 2018.
VIDEO: Senate Minority Leader Dan Blue, a Raleigh Democrat, talks about his reaction to sexual harassment allegations against Rep. Duane Hall and calls for tougher harassment policies at the legislature.