Candidates for Governor of North Carolina Pat McCrory (R), left, shakes hands with Roy Cooper (D) at the end of a debate at WRAL studios in Raleigh.
Candidates for Governor of North Carolina Pat McCrory (R), left, shakes hands with Roy Cooper (D) at the end of a debate at WRAL studios in Raleigh. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Candidates for Governor of North Carolina Pat McCrory (R), left, shakes hands with Roy Cooper (D) at the end of a debate at WRAL studios in Raleigh. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

Cooper bests McCrory with deeper grasp of issues in debate

October 19, 2016 05:10 PM