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  • Cooper on HB2: 'Today, the legislature had the chance to do the right thing for NC and they failed'

    North Carolina Gov.-elect Roy Cooper speaks during a press conference at PNC Arena following a decision in the NC Senate to vote down the repeal of HB2 on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 in Raleigh.

North Carolina Gov.-elect Roy Cooper speaks during a press conference at PNC Arena following a decision in the NC Senate to vote down the repeal of HB2 on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 in Raleigh. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
North Carolina Gov.-elect Roy Cooper speaks during a press conference at PNC Arena following a decision in the NC Senate to vote down the repeal of HB2 on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 in Raleigh. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com

As trust breaks down in NC, so does democracy

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