Republican Senators President Pro Tempore Phil Berger, left, and Majority Leader Harry Brown, center, congratulate Floyd McKissick, Jr. (Dem), right, on a good debate after the Senate approved a new redistricting map on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at the N.C. General Assembly. The Republicans approved the map with a vote of 32-15.
Republican Senators President Pro Tempore Phil Berger, left, and Majority Leader Harry Brown, center, congratulate Floyd McKissick, Jr. (Dem), right, on a good debate after the Senate approved a new redistricting map on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at the N.C. General Assembly. The Republicans approved the map with a vote of 32-15. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com
Republican Senators President Pro Tempore Phil Berger, left, and Majority Leader Harry Brown, center, congratulate Floyd McKissick, Jr. (Dem), right, on a good debate after the Senate approved a new redistricting map on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at the N.C. General Assembly. The Republicans approved the map with a vote of 32-15. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com

New NC congressional map, primary date get legislative approval

February 19, 2016 12:12 PM